Official Newsjournal of the Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists

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       BE BOLD!
       2014 Annual Meeting Summary


       New Practitioners Network
       ICHP Walks to Cure Diabetes


       President's Message
      Inaugural Address: Collaboration

President's Message

Inaugural Address: Collaboration

It’s a great pleasure to be standing in front of you today as the organization’s next President. First, I’d like to thank Mike Fotis again for his excellent leadership of the...
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Directly Speaking

Illinois House Heroin Task Force: Focusing On the Problems

On Tuesday, October 7th, a small group of pharmacy profession representatives met with Representatives Lou Lang (D) and Dennis Reboletti (R), co-chairs of the Illinois House of Representatives...
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BE BOLD!

2014 Annual Meeting Summary

by Trish Wegner, BS Pharm, PharmD, FASHP

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative (PPMI) was introduced in... read more...

Meet John du Pré

by John Lee du Pré, PharmD candidate 2015, University of Illinois - Rockford College of Pharmacy

Hello, my name is John Lee du Pré and I am a 4th year pharmacy student at the University of Illinois at Chicago... read more...

New Practitioners Network

ICHP Walks to Cure Diabetes

by Colleen Czerniak, PharmD, BCPS

On October 5, 2014, a cool autumn morning welcomed over 7,500 people, 17 of which represented Team ICHP, to stroll along... read more...

ICHPeople

Congratulations to the SIUE Student Chapter on receiving the Outstanding Professional Development Project Award! They... read more...

2014 Best Practice Award Winner: Home-Study CPE

Impact of Pharmacist Involvement in the Transitional Care of High-Risk Patients through Medication Reconciliation, Medication Education, and Post-Discharge Callbacks

by Arti Phatak, Pharm.D.; Brooke Ward, Pharm.D., BCPS; Rachael Prusi, Pharm.D.; Elizabeth Vetter, Pharm.D.; Michael Postelnick, BS Pharm, BCPS (AQ Infectious Diseases); and Noelle Chapman, Pharm.D., BCPS; Northwestern Memorial Hospital

LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY TECHNICIANS: Review common causes for inpatient readmissions. Discuss... read more...

Leadership Profile

Don Ferrill, PharmD

What is your current leadership position in ICHP?  Champion Where did you go to pharmacy... read more...

The GAS From Springfield

The 2014 Election

by Jim Owen and Scott Meyers

The campaign season is upon us…as if you have not been able to tell from the incessant advertisements on... read more...

Mental Health Awareness

by Neha Kapur, P3, UIC-Rockford Student Chapter President

“I felt alone, because I was trying to hide what was happening to me from my family and friends. I was depressed,... read more...

American Pharmacists Month at Rosalind Franklin University

by Amanda Outinen, P3, Student Chapter President, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science College of Pharmacy

American Pharmacists Month is celebrated and promoted during the entire month of October. At Rosalind Franklin... read more...

Life on an Indian Reservation: APPE Edition

by Ashley Brown, P4, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy

The Navajo people tie their culture into their everyday lives in any way possible. This was apparent when I first entered... read more...

Officers and Board of Directors

LINDA FRED  President 217-383-3253 linda.fred@carle.com MIKE FOTIS Immediate Past... read more...

Welcome New Members!

New Member Recruiter Lisa Nguyen Brittany Lee Mallory Adams Susan Nichols Tony... read more...

ICHP Pharmacy Action Fund (PAC) Contributors

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

Upcoming Events

Visit the ICHP Calendar for the most up-to-date events! Tuesday, November 4 at 3:00pm & Thursday,... read more...