The IACP Foundation will periodically send this e-newsletter to keep you up to date on the Foundation’s latest news, research and education initiatives. Check out the IACP Foundation tab on the IACP homepage at www.iacprx.org.
October 2012 Issue
A Passion for your Profession!
Shara Rudner, RPh, FIACP
A Message from IACP Foundation President
2012-2014 IACP Foundation President
As you begin planning your budgets and activities for the coming year, I urge my colleagues to create a new line item for 2013 – one that will give back to your pharmacy and your profession for many years in the future. As you begin allotting operating funds for your practice -- please consider a new kind of investment – a Passion for your Profession – by making a commitment to the IACP Foundation! By supporting the Foundation, you are helping to facilitate the advancement of patient care through pharmacy compounding. Through education and research, the Foundation can continue fostering the pursuit of excellence in customized medications with the strategic use of it resources.
Why should you contribute to the IACP Foundation? Click here to view article in its entirety.
IACP Foundation Seeks Grant Proposals
The IACP Foundation Research Committee is now seeking proposals for funding consideration. Proposals will be considered on a case-by-case basis and funding may be awarded in whole or in part. A maximum of $10,000 is available per proposal for research conducted at or in conjunction with an academic institution. The IACP Foundation has also set-aside funds to stimulate practice-based demonstration projects and compounding pharmacists are encouraged to apply for these $2,000 grants. Click here to view article in its entirety.
Announcing the Fall 2012 Student Writing Competition
Explain Why Pharmacy Compounding Has and Continues to Be a Medical Necessity
As part of its commitment to education, the IACP Foundation has established the Annual Student Writing Competition to recognize outstanding original papers on pharmacy compounding. The theme is Explain Why Pharmacy Compounding Has and Continues to Be a Medical Necessity. Click here to view article in its entirety.
Get Ready to Boogie!
Save the Date and Get Ready to Boogie at the 9th Annual Rx Mixer, Sunday, June 2, 2013, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va. More event details to be unveiled soon!
Interested in Rx Mixer corporate sponsorships or reserved seating? Please contact Meridyth Garcia at 281.933.8400 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in donating an item to the auction or getting involved as a volunteer, contact Ann Chai Dick at email@example.com.