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CPNP Awards Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Robert Dufresne, PhD, PhD, BCPS, BCPP

During CPNP 2022, CPNP presented the 2022 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Robert Dufresne, PhD, PhD, BCPS, BCPP, Professor of Pharmacy, The University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy, Kingston RI; Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Mental Health, Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI.

CPNP Announces Research Award Recipients Presented at 2022 CPNP Annual Meeting

CPNP Research Awards

Abstracts and Awards Council Vice Kristin Waters, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS, is pleased to recognize the 2022 CPNP Research and Practice Award winners and finalists. Announced April 24, during CPNP’s 25th 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 meeting.

CPNP Announces 2022 Research Award Finalists

Over 200 abstracts will be featured at the 2022 CPNP Annual Meeting. Posters will be displayed Monday, April 25-Tueday, April 26, 2022. Students, pharmacists, and other health care professionals will man their posters on Monday while resident and fellow posters will be manned on Tuesday. A special thank you to the abstract reviewers who participated in making these selections.

Clozapine REMS Updates

Today, CPNP and its partner organizations sent a another communication to the FDA after receiving no further substantive information following up on the October 21 meeting with the FDA and the Clozapine Product Manufacturers Group (CPMG). We expressed the significant concern of our organizations and our respective members as the implementation date of November 15 grows near. The stakeholders additionally expressed our concern that no updates appear to be likely prior to the New Clozapine REMS going into effect.

CPNP Announces Election of 2022-2024 Board Officers

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) membership has elected three officers to serve on the 2022-2024 Board of Directors. Assuming their offices effective July 1, 2022, will be Drs. Suzanne Harris, Amy Werremeyer, and Andrew Williams.

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

CPNP Announces 2022 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award Recipient

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) is pleased to announce the selection of Robert Dufresne, PhD, BCPS, BCPP, as the recipient of the 2022 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award. Dr. Dufresne is a Professor of Pharmacy at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, RI and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Mental Health at Providence VA Medical Center in Providence, RI.

CPNP Announces Slate for 2022-2024 Board of Directors 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 2022-2024 Board of Directors. CPNP active members will have the opportunity to select one President-Elect candidate and two Member at Large candidates through an online voting process starting October 4.

Candidates Include:

President-Elect Candidates:

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