Announcements
ACCP Testifies Before House Committee on Appropriations
On Wednesday, March 8, ACCP Associate Executive Director C. Edwin Webb, Pharm.D., M.P.H., FNAP testified at a hearing in front of the House Committee on Appropriations. Watch the video.

Highlights from the CMM Effectiveness and Implementation Grant: A Report from the Study Team
Each quarter, the ACCP Report features a column, written by the study team, to provide ACCP members with highlights and learnings from the Comprehensive Medication Management (CMM)project. Read the ACCP Report article.

ACCP Releases Clinical Pharmacist Competencies and New Template for Clinical Pharmacist Evaluation
The ACCP Board of Regents has released two new guidelines to support the development of clinical pharmacists as direct patient care providers. Read the ACCP Report article.

Research Institute Investigator Training Program Applications Due March 31
The RI’s Mentored Research Investigator Training (MeRIT) and Focused Investigator Training (FIT) programs will be held June 26–30, 2017, on the campus of the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Read the ACCP Report article.

President’s Column: Focus on Clinical Guidelines and Consensus Statements
One of the critical issues addressed by the Board of Regents this winter in its continued work on the next ACCP strategic plan was the need to promote clinical pharmacists as essential contributors to national and international guidelines and consensus statements. Read the ACCP Report article.

Washington Report: ACCP Board of Regents Approves Position Statement: “Optimizing Specialty Drug Use”
National spending on prescription medications has steadily and significantly increased. Read the ACCP Report article.

March ACCP Report
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