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CPNP 2018 Annual Meeting

Indianapolis, Indiana served as host city for the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacist’s 21st Annual Meeting held April 22-25. A record-breaking 774 healthcare professionals registered to attend this four-day conference which featured nearly 30 hours of cutting-edge scientific presentations, three symposia, two product theaters and a display of 206 scientific posters.

CPNP Awards Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Matthew A. Fuller, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP

Indianapolis and the 21st CPNP Annual Meeting served as the setting for the awarding of the 2018 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Matthew A. Fuller, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Psychiatry, Louis Stokes Cleveland VAMC, Cleveland, OH.

CPNP Announces Research Award Recipients Presented at the 2018 CPNP Annual Meeting

CPNP Research Awards

Abstracts and Awards Council Chair Gregory Bogart, PharmD, BCPP, is pleased to recognize the 2018 CPNP Research and Practice Award winners and finalists. Presented April 23, during CPNP’s 21st Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, 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.

JCPP Approves New Medication Management Services Definition

Definition Focuses on the Key Elements of Medication Management

The Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners (JCPP) Board of Governors has approved a revised and expanded definition and term for the pharmacy profession’s original Medication Therapy Management Services definition1 to better align with contemporary pharmacy practice. The definition is intended to promote better understanding of medication management services and provide consistency in how those services are defined:

CPNP Announces 2018 Research Award Finalists

A record number 213 abstracts will be featured at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Posters will be displayed Monday, April 23-Tueday, April 24, 2018. Students, residents, and fellows will man their posters on Monday while all other posters will be manned on Tuesday. Conversations and networking can continue during the reception that concludes Monday evening. A special thank you to the abstract reviewers who participated in making these selections.

CPNP Announces Election of 2018-2020 Board Officers

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) membership has elected three officers to serve on the 2018-2020 Board of Directors. Assuming their offices effective July 1, 2018, will be Drs. Ericka Crouse, Lisa Goldstone, and Karen Moeller.

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

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: