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New CPNP Paper: Pharmacy Curriculum in Psychiatry and Neurology

The College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) and members of its Curriculum Paper Task Force are pleased to announce that the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy has released the research paper entitled, “Curriculum in Psychiatry and Neurology for Pharmacy Programs.” The paper, authored by CPNP’s curriculum paper task force, presents survey results describing the clinical curriculum in psychiatry and neurology received by the 2015 graduating class of accredited pharmacy programs in the U.

CPNP Announces 2018 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award Recipient

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) is pleased to announce the selection of Matthew A. Fuller, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, as the recipient of the 2018 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award. Dr. Fuller is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Psychiatry at the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

CPNP Announces Slate for 2018-2020 Board Officer Election

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) Nominations Committee is pleased to announce the consideration of over 100 individuals for 3 positions on the 2018-2020 CPNP Board of Directors. Now narrowed to a slate of 6 candidates, CPNP active members will have the opportunity to select 1 individual to serve in each position. Elections will take place online at from November 1-17, 2017. A link to the voting center will be sent via email to all active members on November 1.

Candidates Include:

President Elect Candidates:

CPNP Board Transitions Officers on July 1

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) board officer transition occurs on July 1. CPNP thanks all outgoing and current board members for their dedicated service.

Departing from the Board as of June 30, 2017 are:

CPNP 2017 Annual Meeting

Phoenix, Arizona served as host city for the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacist’s 20th Annual Meeting held April 23-26. A record-breaking 770 healthcare professionals registered to attend this four-day conference which featured nearly 30 hours of cutting-edge scientific presentations, one symposium, three product theaters and a display of 226 scientific posters. Jolene Bostwick, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, served as Program Chair of the CPNP Annual Meeting.

CPNP Announces Research Award Recipients Presented at the 2017 CPNP Annual Meeting

CPNP Research Awards

Abstracts and Awards Council Chair Gregory Bogart, PharmD, BCPS, is pleased to recognize the 2017 CPNP Research and Practice Award winners and finalists. Presented April 24, during CPNP’s 20th Annual Meeting in Phoenix, 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 Awards Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Eugene Makela, PharmD, BCPP

Phoenix and the 20th CPNP Annual Meeting served as the setting for the awarding of the 2017 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Eugene Makela, PharmD, BCPP, Clinical Pharmacist Specialist in Mental Health, Charles George VA Medical Center, Ashville, NC