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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. 

CPNP Announces 2020 Research Award Finalists

A record number 249 abstracts will be featured at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Posters will be displayed Monday, April 27-Tueday, April 28, 2020. 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.

CPNP Announces Election of 2020-2022 Board Officers

The College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) membership has elected three officers to serve on the 2020-2022 Board of Directors. Assuming their offices effective July 1, 2020, will be Drs. Cindy Gutierrez, Robert Haight, and Clint Ross.

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