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ACA Foundation Honors Professor Donald Downing for Outstanding Service to Pharmacy Education

2017-08-25T11:49:06-05:00August 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries presented the 2016-17 Albert E. Rosica, Jr. Memorial Award to Don Downing of Seattle, Washington at the College’s 2017 Fall Pharmacy Conference at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel. The award, established in memory of Albert E. Rosica, Jr., a Past President of ACA, is presented each year to a pharmacy practitioner for […] [...]

Wingate University Pharmacy Student Recognized by American College of Apothecaries Foundation

2017-08-25T11:49:06-05:00August 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries Research and Education Foundation presented the Presidential Scholarship for Academic and Leadership Excellence to Cassandra Cangelosi at the 2017 Fall Pharmacy Conference in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Cangelosi is a pharmacy student at Wingate University School of Pharmacy in Wingate, North Carolina. The Presidential Scholarship for Academic and Leadership Excellence is awarded by the […] [...]

New ACA Member Discount from ACHC

2017-08-17T14:35:26-05:00August 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries (ACA) and Accreditation Commission for Health Care are pleased to announce the establishment of a partnership designed to increase accessibility of ACHC service to ACA Members and Fellows. This agreement offers special pricing on ACHC accreditation services and educational resources to ACA Members and Fellows.  An email was sent to […] [...]

American College of Apothecaries to Focus on the Business of Independent Pharmacy at 2017 Fall Pharmacy Conference

2017-07-28T10:33:07-05:00July 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

[MEMPHIS, TN, July 26, 2017] – The American College of Apothecaries has announced the focus for the ACA Fall Pharmacy Conference, from August 24-26 in Philadelphia, PA.  Pharmacists and pharmacy professionals from across the county are expected to attend the conference to hear insights from industry leaders on topics related to the business of independent […] [...]

American College of Apothecaries and ARL Bio Pharmacy Present 2017 Quality Compounding Summit

2017-07-25T14:23:02-05:00July 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries and ARL Bio Pharma announce the Quality Compounding Summit, from September 8-9 in Oklahoma City, OK, the compounding pharmacy industry’s premier event focusing exclusively on quality issues. Pharmacists and pharmacy professionals from across the county are expected to attend to discover cost-effective solutions and new products and services to improve […] [...]

Special Savings on ACA Wellness + Nutrition Solutions Seminar Through April 7

2017-04-05T15:55:06-05:00April 5th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

LIMITED TIME OFFER–Through April 7, enjoy $100 off registration for the ACA Wellness + Nutrition Solutions Seminar, May 4-6 in Chicago. Register Now –» http://www.acainfo.org/wns *Promotion ends 4/7 at 12:00 noon CT, use promo code SOCIAL100. Discount taken at checkout. Discount is not applicable to the $150 student rate. The post Special Savings on ACA Wellness [...]

ACA Launches Clinical Program for Pharmacists to Address PPI Overuse

2016-11-21T15:14:19-06:00November 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries and DitchYourPPI.com have launched a continuing education program designed to train pharmacists in working with physicians and other health care providers to provide a medication tapering system for patients taking prescription and over the counter Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs). “Thousands of patients are “stuck” on acid reflux medication, unable to […] [...]

ACA & ACVP Expand Membership Opportunities

2016-10-24T11:07:22-05:00October 24th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The American College of Apothecaries (ACA) and American College of Veterinary Pharmacists are pleased to announce the establishment of new membership categories designed to enhance participation in the organizations by pharmacists at all stages of their careers as well as a new “Dual Fellowship” for Pharmacist Fellows who are interested in membership in both organizations. […] [...]

#Mentoring Monday

2016-10-10T08:41:06-05:00October 10th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

  ACA Regional Director Steve Anderson of Perry Pharmacy shared this month’s Mentoring Monday tip — a great reminder of the benefits of building relationships with our patients! The post #Mentoring Monday appeared first on American College of Apothecaries.

CDC Releases Flu Vaccine Recommendations for 2016-17

2016-10-04T12:46:03-05:00October 4th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Recognizing that nearly one in four flu vaccinations occurs in a community or retail pharmacy, the US Centers for Disease Control recently distributed a “Dear Pharmacist” letter outlining Flu Vaccine recommendations for 2016-17. “We are proud that the CDC recognizes the important role that independent pharmacy plays in ensuring the public health,” said Donnie Calhoun, […] [...]