Official Newsjournal of the Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists

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President's Message

The Many Different Types of Intelligence

It was October 1st, and I sat staring at a piece of paper showing my first-grader’s MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) scores. He did not do as well as I had hoped he would do. I had been...
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Directly Speaking

Oh, the Things You’ll Learn!

If you are part of Generation X, a Millennial or a Boomer with children or grandchildren, you are certainly familiar with Dr. Seuss’ “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!” Like all of...
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ICHPeople

ICHP is sad to announce the passing of Dr. David Slatkin, Founding and Emeritus Dean of Chicago State University College... read more...

Government Affairs Report

Christmas Truce

by Jim Owen and Scott Meyers

In 1914 and 1915 there were unofficial Christmas truces along the Western Front of World War I. It seems that we may be... read more...

Educational Affairs

Preceptor’s Corner: Managing Difficult Situations

by Sheron Chen, Assistant Professor, Roosevelt University College of Pharmacy; Jen Phillips, PharmD, BCPS, Associate Professor, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy; Amy Lullo, BPharm, Director of Experiential Education, Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy

INTRODUCTION The act of precepting pharmacy students can provide a rewarding experience for both the student and the... read more...

New Practitioners Network

NPN Volunteers at Ronald McDonald House at Lurie Childrens’ Hospital

by Rachael Freeman P3, ICHP UIC Student Chapter and Colleen Bohnenkamp, PharmD, BCPS

After a week of early morning alarms and longer than desired commutes, it can be hard to find the motivation to get out... read more...

Leadership Profile

Charlene Hope

What is your current leadership position in ICHP? ICHP President-elect What benefits do you see in being active in a... read more...

Board of Pharmacy Update

Highlights from the November Meeting

by Scott A. Meyers, Executive Vice President

The November 10th Board of Pharmacy Meeting was held at the James R. Thompson Center at Randolph and LaSalle Streets in... read more...

My Year as Student Chapter Co-President So Far

by Trevor Luman, P2, ICHP Co-President, University of Illinois College of Pharmacy at Rockford

Working as Co-President of the ICHP UIC College of Pharmacy student chapter on the Rockford campus has had some... read more...

Summer Camp, Anyone? SIUE Healthcare Collaboration at its Finest

by Yasmyn Knight, P3 Student, SSHP ASHP Liaison and Sarah Lance, P2 Student, SSHP President Elect, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy promotes its annual Healthcare Diversity Summer Camp for... read more...

What Questions Do You Have For Me?

by Priyank Shah, P4, Chicago State University College of Pharmacy

“What questions do you have for me?” In every pharmacy student this question has been embedded in to our... read more...

Welcome New Members!

New Member Recruiter Meghan Toth Sarah Bay Ryan Sayler Joe Bodkin Stuart Kersky ... read more...

Officers and Board of Directors

JENNIFER PHILLIPS President630-515-7167 jphillips@midwestern.edu  LINDA FRED  Immediate Past... read more...

ICHP Pharmacy Action Fund (PAC) Contributors

Names below reflect donations between December 1, 2014 and December 1, 2015. Giving categories reflect each person's... read more...

Upcoming Events

Visit the ICHP Calendar for the most up-to-date events! Tuesday, December 15, 2015 | 6:00pm Procalcitonin,... read more...