Why volunteer?

Are you ready to expand your impact beyond the pharmacy workplace? APhA offers a variety of opportunities for you, as an APhA member, to make a difference in your profession, expand your professional network, strengthen your leadership skills, and build your résumé. Our volunteer positions range from short-term project commitments to long-term committee work or serving on the APhA Board of Trustees. Read more about our ongoing volunteer positions below, then complete the volunteer application for the positions of interest to you - please note you will be required to set up an account via our online platform by creating a unique username and password. Help us to advance the profession while advancing your career!

Student Pharmacists Volunteer at 3rd Annual Capitol Hill Health Fair 

Volunteer Positions

APhA2019 Contributed Papers Program -Call for Reviewers

APhA is seeking Reviewers for the APhA2019 Contributed Papers Program. To learn more about the Program, reviewer requirements and responsibilities and to access the online volunteer interest form: https://apha.secure-platform.com/a/organizations/main/submissions/details/22334 
Submit your interest by August 31, 2018.  Questions? Contact APhA Staff Patricia Szybist, Senior Manager, Education and Meetings, at pszybist@aphanet.org.

APhA-APRS Executive Council

APhA-APRS is seeking candidates to run for Chair-elect for each of the Academy’s Sections: Basic Sciences, Clinical Sciences and Economic, Social, and Administrative Sciences (ESAS). Review the APhA-APRS Officer application to learn about the desired characteristics and responsibilities for each position.

Apply for the APhA-APRS Executive Council

APhA-APPM Executive Committee

APhA-APPM is seeking members to serve on the Executive Committee, including Member-at-Large (3 positions) and President-elect. Review the APhA-APPM Officer application to learn more about the desired characteristics and responsibilities for each position.  

Apply for the APhA-APPM Executive Committee

APhA-APPM Special Interest Groups

APhA-APPM is also seeking members to serve as Coordinator-elects for the following Special Interest Groups (SIGs): Compounding, Diabetes Management, Immunizing Pharmacists, Medical Home/ACO, Medication Management, Nuclear Pharmacy Practice, Preceptor, and Transitions of Care. Review the APhA-APPM SIG Coordinator-elect application to learn more about the desired characteristics and responsibilities for each position.

Apply for the APhA-APPM SIG Coordinator-elect

APhA Board of Trustees

APhA is seeking candidates for the offices of President-elect and Trustee (2 positions) for the APhA Board of Trustees. Review the President-elect and Trustee application for more information, including: application requirements, desired characteristics, responsibilities, time commitment, and more.  

Apply for the APhA Board of Trustees

APhA-APPM & APhA-APRS Call for Delegates

APhA-APPM and APhA-APRS are seeking member volunteers to serve as representatives in the APhA House of Delegates. Delegates are appointed by the APhA-APPM Executive Committee or APhA-APRS Executive Council and serve a 1 year term (June 1, 2018 - May 31, 2019). Delegates are asked to participate in the following sessions during the APhA2019 Annual Meeting in Seattle, WA: 

  • APhA2019 APhA-APPM Delegate First Caucus– Friday, March 22, 2019; 1:00 -2:30pm
  • APhA2019 APhA-APRS Delegate First Caucus - Friday, March 22, 2019; 1:00 - 2:30 pm
  • APhA2019 House of Delegates First Session – Friday, March 22, 2019; 3:00 -5:00 pm
  • APhA2019 APhA-APPM Delegate Second Caucus – Monday, March 25, 2019; 9:30 -11:00 am
  • APhA2019 APhA-APRS Delegate Second Caucus - Monday, March 25, 2019; 9:30 - 11:00 am
  • APhA2019 House of Delegates Second Session – Monday, March 25, 2019; 1:30 - 4:30 pm

Learn more and apply today!

Mentor360: Professional Connections

Professional Connections is where enthusiastic pharmacists who are interested in one on one mentoring are paired with experts to discuss a topic of mutual interest. It’s a great opportunity to develop trust and a deep professional connection that can benefit both the mentor and mentee in many ways. Mentor360 is an APhA member benefit and free to all pharmacist members. Student Pharmacists are not eligible for this program. 

Visit www.pharmacist.com/Mentor360 for additional information. 

APhA-APPM SIG Collaborative Quarterly Webinar Series Task Force

The Medication Management, Immunizing Pharmacists, and Preceptor SIGs are collaborating to provide broader resources that interest SIG members. The task force is responsible for the development of quarterly non-CE webinars providing clinical pearls, best practices, patient cases, and APhA resources which would interest SIG members within the Medication Management, Immunizing Pharmacists, and Preceptor SIGs. The quarterly webinars are anticipated to be launched spring 2019 and will be recorded for future viewing by SIG members. Any active APhA member that is a member of at least one of the included SIGs may apply, and 4-6 individuals will be selected to serve a 6-month, renewable term beginning in September 2018.

    Learn more and apply today!

    APhA Community Health Ambassador

    The APhA New Practitioner Network is proud to offer New Practitioners the opportunity to give back to their communities, enhance their communication skills, and promote pharmacist-provided patient care services.

    Learn more and volunteer today!


    Contact Lindsay Kunkle, Senior Director, Pharmacy Practice & Pharmacists Engagement, at lkunkle@aphanet.org

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