Pharmacy Organizations



Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP)

National professional and lobbying association for pharmacists and other healthcare practitioners working in managed care

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

Represents the interests of U.S. colleges and schools of pharmacy and acts as an advocate for all segments of the academic pharmacy community. Provides programs, scholarships, and meetings concerned with higher education and health care-related issues.

American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) 

Advances the science of clinical pharmacology in all its phases. Engages in appropriate educational efforts in the public interest.

American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)

Networking and learning for pharmacists who strive to excel in practice, research, education, or administration

American Institute of the History of Pharmacy (AIHP) 

Non-profit organization devoted to advancing knowledge and understanding of the place of pharmacy in history

American Pharmacists Association (APhA) 

Through information, education, and advocacy, APhA empowers members to improve medication use and advance patient care. Serves society as the profession responsible for the appropriate use of medications, devices, and services to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes.

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) 

Interdisciplinary nutrition society dedicated to patient-centered clinical practice worldwide through advocacy, education, and resources in specialized nutrition support. Comprises physicians, dietitians, nurses, pharmacists, and researchers.

American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) 

International professional association that provides leadership, education, advocacy, and resources to advance the practice of consultant and senior care pharmacy.

Association of Black Health System Pharmacists (ABHP) 

Promotes the value and vision of all pharmacists, but particularly black and other minority group pharmacists, as integral members of the healthcare team

Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) 

Improves health through recognition and promotion of specialized training, knowledge, and skills in pharmacy, and board certification of pharmacists.

College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists

Promotes excellence in pharmacy practice, education, and research to optimize treatment outcomes of individuals affected by psychiatric and neurologic disorders

Hematology Oncology Pharmacy Association

Dedicated to helping hematology/oncology pharmacy practitioners and associates provide the best possible cancer care

National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) 

Provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of the chain drug industry in accordance with its goals and objectives

National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) 

National pharmacy association representing the professional and proprietary interests of independent community pharmacists. Committed to high-quality pharmacist care and to restoring, maintaining, and promoting the health and well-being of the public we serve.

National Pharmaceutical Association (NPhA) 

Represents the views and ideas of minority pharmacists on critical issues affecting health care and pharmacy. Advances the standards of pharmaceutical care among all practitioners.

National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) 

Trade association representing the interests of organizations and individuals that provide infusion and specialized pharmacy products and services to home-based patients