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The GAS from Springfield

President's Message

Practice Based Learning

You have probably worked with or served as a preceptor for pharmacy students and recent grads who completed courses in pharmacy school that followed a Practice Based Learning (PBL) teaching...
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Directly Speaking

Change in Pharmacy Practice: Does It Just Happen or Can It Be Planned?

First a confession – the title of this article is part of the title to a session at the recent ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. The full title of the session was “Change in Pharmacy...
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Medication Synchronization

by Phil Burgess, RPh, Chairperson, Illinois State Board of Pharmacy

There have been numerous studies recently published that promote the utilization by pharmacists of “medication... read more...

Pharmacy Legislative Day 2014

Join hundreds of pharmacy professionals at the State Capitol on March 5, 2014! Represent your profession and... read more...

The GAS from Springfield

Tech-Check-Tech, no rules just right?

by Jim Owen and Scott Meyers

Well, the best laid plans of mice and men often fail to produce the desired results, and this is the case for the... read more...

ICHPeople

ICHP's very own Vice-President of Professional Services, Trish Wegner, was featured in ASHP's December 2013 Spotlight!... read more...

New Practitioners Network

Interprofessional Education – Finding Collaboration in Unexpected Places

by Rebecca Castner, PharmD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Chicago State University COP/Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Ambulatory Care at Rush University Medical Center

As we know, and have all probably felt, the push for a more integrated educational model among pharmacy and other health... read more...

Indian Health Services: A Unique Pharmacy Rotation in Ambulatory Care

by Vincent Tam, PharmD Candidate 2014, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy

Compassion, integrity, professionalism and empathy are terms we have heard from the very first day of pharmacy school.... read more...

Patient Care Projects to Promote American Pharmacists Month

by Krista Foley PS-3, SSHP Secretary; Lina Hartnett, PS-1, SSHP P-1 Liaison; Ada Acevedo PS-1 SSHP P-1 Liaison, Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy

Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy’s Student Society focuses on enhancing student learning through... read more...

Officers and Board of Directors

MIKE FOTIS President michael.fotis@northwestern.edu  TOM WESTERKAMP Immediate Past... read more...

Welcome New Members!

New Member Recruiter Michael Adu-Gyamfi Michael Augustynowicz Krishna Bagale Taylor Barkley Lillian... read more...

ICHP Pharmacy Action Fund (PAC) Contributors

Names below reflect donations between January 1, 2013 and January 1, 2014. Giving categories reflect each person's... read more...

Upcoming Events

Visit the ICHP Calendar for the most up-to-date events! Tuesday, January 14 CPE Event! Sangamiss... read more...