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CPNP Announces Election of 2021-2023 Board Officers

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) membership has elected three officers to serve on the 2021-2023 Board of Directors. Assuming their offices effective July 1, 2021, will be Drs. Michelle Geier, Cindy Gutierrez, and Sarah Melton.

Newly elected Board members will fill the following roles on the Board:

CPNP Announces 2021 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award Recipient

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) is pleased to announce the selection of Cherry W. Jackson, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP, BCPP, as the recipient of the 2021 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award. Dr. Jackson is a Professor of Pharmacy, Auburn University; Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, in Birmingham, AL.

College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Announces Slate for 2021-2023 Board Officer Election

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) Nominations Committee is pleased to announce the slate of 6 candidates for 3 positions on the 2021-2023 Board of Directors. CPNP active members will have the opportunity to select one individual to serve in each position starting in mid-September.

CPNP Announces Research Award Recipients Presented at Virtual 2020 CPNP Annual Meeting

CPNP Research Awards

Abstracts and Awards Council Chair Julie Cunningham, PharmD, BCPP, is pleased to recognize the 2020 CPNP Research and Practice Award winners and finalists. Announced April 29, during CPNP’s 23rd Annual Meeting, these awards recognize excellence in investigators presenting abstracts at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Award Finalists presented platform presentations and displayed their posters during the virtual meeting.

Award Winners

Therapeutic Case Report Award Winner:

CPNP Awards Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Julie Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP

During Virtual CPNP 2020, CPNP presented the 2020 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Julie Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.

Advocate for Inclusion of Provider Status in Forthcoming COVID-19 Legislation

The pharmacy community submitted a joint letter to senate and house leaders and bill sponsors requesting inclusion of language from the Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act in any forthcoming COVID-19 legislation.

Pharmacist Advocacy Groups Call for New Action to Enhance COVID-19 Patient Care

Pharmacy organizations representing the interests of all pharmacists in the United States have released a joint set of policy recommendations critical to addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.