PharmacyWeek, Vol. XX Issue #43, December 18 - 31, 2011 : Page 4

Associations Associations American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Contact Information 1727 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314 Tel: 703-739-2330 e-mail: American College of Clinical Pharmacy 1300 W. 87th St. Parkway Lenexa, KS 66215-4530 913-492-3311 Stephen N. Keith, M.D., MSPH Chief Executive Officer P.O. Box 1637 Rockville, MD 20849 Phone: 240-399-9070 Executive Director: Gregory J. Higby, RPh, PhD 777 Highland Ave. Madison, WI 53705 608-262-5378 100 North Pitt St., Suite 400 Alexandria, VA 22314 (800) TAP-AMCP (800.827.2627) 1321 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22314 800-355-2727 Message AACP represents the interests of U.S. colleges and schools of pharmacy and acts as an advo-cate for all segments of the academic pharmacy community. AACP is comprised of faculty and staff from 120 U.S. colleges and schools of pharmacy and provides programs, scholar-ships and meetings concerned with higher education and health care-related issues. For pharmacists who strive to excel in practice, research, education, or administration, ACCP is the best venue for networking and learning. Expand the frontiers of clinical pharmacy practice by joining us today! Learn more about us at or call 913-492-3311. American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) is a non-profit organization comprised of a wide spectrum of health care professionals devoted to improving health by optimiz-ing therapeutics and providing innovative leadership and interdisciplinary education that will enable the generation, integration and translation of scientific knowledge to optimize research, development and utilization of medication for the benefit of all. Visit us at to learn more. Pharmacists -Your heritage is preserved, protected, and explored by the American Institute of the History of Pharmacy, a non-profit organization devoted to advancing knowledge and understanding of the place of pharmacy in history. Join us by sending your name, address, and $50 dues to AIHP, 777 Highland Ave., Madison, WI 53705. American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) American Institute of the History of Pharmacy (AIHP) Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) is a national professional association of pharmacists and other health care practitioners who serve society by the application of sound medication management principles and strategies to achieve positive patient out-comes. Learn more about AMCP at or contact us at ASCP is the international professional society that provides leadership, education, and resources to advance the practice of consultant and senior care pharmacy. ASCP’s 8,000 members manage and improve drug therapy and improve the quality of life for geriatric patients and other individuals residing in a variety of environments, including nursing facili-ties, sub-acute care and assisted living facilities, psychiatric hospitals, hospice programs, and in-home and community-based care. The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) is dedicated to improv-ing patient care by advancing the science and practice of clinical nutrition and metabolism. Founded in 1976, A.S.P.E.N. is an interdisciplinary organization whose members are involved in the provision of clinical nutrition therapies, including parenteral and enteral nutri-tion. With more than 5,500 members from around the world, A.S.P.E.N. is a community of dietitians, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, scientists, students and other health profession-als from every facet of nutrition support clinical practice, research and education. For more information please visit ABHP promotes the value and vision of all pharmacists, but particularly black and other minority group pharmacists, as integral members of the health-care team in order to allow full utilization of their clinical and drug use control functions that would be beneficial in the health-systems. The ABHP mission is C L E A R. ABHP shall foster Collaboration, Leadership, Education, Advocacy, and Research that protect and improve the health status and quality of life of minority patients and to advance the practice of minority pharmacists in the health systems. The Board of Pharmacy Specialties was established in 1976 by the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) in response to changes occurring in health care and in pharmacy practice and to consider the issue of specialization in pharmacy practice. The mission of BPS is to improve patient care through recognition and promotion of specialized training, knowledge, and skills in pharmacy and specialty board certification of pharmacists. The Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy is dedicated to promoting excellence in geriatric health care through education and certification. Board-certified geriatric phar-macists (CGPs) are sought after for their unique expertise and competence in medication therapy management for the older adult. Learn more about demonstrating your compe-tence, visit . CPNP’s mission is to promote excellence in pharmacy practice, education and research to op-timize treatment outcomes of individuals affected by psychiatric and neurologic disorders. CPNP’s 925+ membership consists of pharmacists and medical professionals specialized in optimal use of medications in people with psychiatric and neurologic disorders. The Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) is a nonprofit professional organi-zation launched in 2004 in order to help oncology and hematology pharmacy practitioners and their associates provide the best possible cancer care. HOPA’s membership includes not just oncology pharmacists, but also pharmacy interns, residents, nurses, technicians, researchers, and administrators specializing in hematology/oncology practice. If you are interested in promoting optimal, cost-effective care for people affected by cancer, we hope you will want to become a member. NYSCHP is committed to advancing the practice of pharmacy in New York state as an es-sential component of health care. Join today and make a difference for the profession and the patients we serve! American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition 800-727-4567 Association of Black Health-System Pharmacists (ABHP) Association of Black Health-System Pharmacists 2910 Kerry Forest Parkway D4-393 Tallahassee, FL 32309 888-834-0603 Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) Steven Scarlata, Administrative Assistant BPS 202-429-7591 1321 Duke Street Alexandria, VA 22314 Phone: 703-535-3036 Fax: 703-739-1500 Email: 8055 O Street, Suite S 113 Lincoln, NE 68510 Phone: 402-476-1677 E-mail: Web: 4700 W. Lake Avenue Glenview, IL 60025 toll free: 877-467-2791; Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy (CCGP) College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) Hematology/ Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) New York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) Debra B. Feinberg, BS, JD, Executive Director NYSHCP 2 Pine West Plaza, Suite 203 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany, NY 12205 518-456-8819; 4 Visit IRUPRUHLQIRUPDWLRQDERXWDGVGLVSOD\LQJDQ(PSOR\HU3URÀOH

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