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American Pharmacist Association Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP)

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Description: APhA is the oldest (est. 1852) and largest pharmacy association (60,000+) in the U.S. Comprised of practicing pharmacists, student pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, APhA provides information, education and advocacy to empower its members to improve medication use and advance patient care. The mission of the APhA Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) is to be the collective voice of student pharmacists, to provide opportunities for professional growth, to improve patient care, and to envision and advance the future of pharmacy.

Membership requirements: Open to all pharmacy students, $65 annual membership fee (also includes membership into the Colorado Pharmacists Society and the International Pharmaceutical Students’ Federation).


  • Student Pharmacist & Pharmacy Today magazines
  • Access to Career Center on
  • Leadership positions within APhA-ASP
  • Colorado Pharmacist Society (CPS) membership
  • Network with local pharmacists, professors, & practitioner mentors
  • Reimbursement opportunities for local & national meeting attendance
  • National Patient Counseling Competition (top 10 win free books & 1st prize is a trip to nationals!)
  • Gain experience with patient counseling & opportunities through patient care projects

  • Projects
  • Operation Heart
  • Operation Diabetes
  • Operation Immunization
  • OTC Medicine Safety
  • Generation Rx
  • Women's Health Initiative

  • Events
  • Immunization Clinics
  • Health Fairs
  • Health Awareness Campaigns
  • Education and Skills Workshop
  • Social Events

  • Conferences
  • Region 8 Midyear Regional Meeting
  • APhA Annual Meeting
  • APhA Institute on Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies
  • Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar

  • Officers:

    President                                                         Marissa Powell               

    President Elect                                                 Jase Archer                     

    Membership VP                                                Renee Johnson                

    Comm. VP                                                       Holly Truong                  

    Finance VP                                                       Iana Stein                        

    Policy VP                                                          Kelli Rourke                    

    International VP                                               Francesca Gutierrez       

    Patient Care VP                                                Ryan Sutherlan              

    Patient Care VP Elect                                        Nicole Osbaugh              

    Operation Diabetes Co-chairs                            Kelly Koon                      

                                                                          Shasta Small                    

    Operation Heart Co-chairs                                 Mimi Thai                        

                                                                          Amanda Charlton           

    International (IPSF) Co-chairs                           Marvis Makori                

                                                                          Joanna Dukes                  

    Generation Rx Co-chairs                                   Marci Stovall                   

                                                                          Hailee Griffin                  

    Operation Immunization Co-chairs                     Jessica Rogers                 

                                                                          Michael Petrich              

    Women's Health Initiative Co-chairs                   Nashel Patel                                

                                                                          Tracie VanHorn              

    OTC Medicine Safety Co-chairs                          Anup Shrestha               

                                                                         Sarah Jallen                     

    Fundraising Co-chair                                        Andrew Jung                  

    Fundraising Co-chair                                        TBD                                                              

    Publications Chair                                            TBD                                                              

    P1 Member-at-Large                                        TBD                                                            

    P1 Member-at-Large                                        TBD                                                            


    Faculty Advisor

                Sarah Scoular