The goal of the Pharmacy Student Hub is to provide information and tools that prepare pharmacy students to evaluate and prepare for a career in psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy.
Careers In Psychiatric and Neurolgic Pharmacy
Student programming at CPNP's Annual Meeting provides students the opportunity learn about career opportunities in neuropsychiatric pharmacy. Active CPNP members and practitioners overview their practice settings, what they do on a daily basis, and how they recommend preparing for a position within a specialty area. Learn more about the exciting opportunities in the field of psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy.
Academic Detailing, Sarah Popish, PharmD, BCPP
Pharmaceutical Industry, Dean Najarian, PharmD, BCPP
Primary Care, Glen Stimmel, PharmD, BCPP
Substance Abuse Treatment, Christopher Stock, PharmD, BCPP
CPNP Student Chapters
Interested in forming a CPNP student chapter at your school? Link to tools and resources for all CPNP student chapters - whether you are considering starting a chapter at your pharmacy school or are looking for information for established chapters.
CPNP Student Membership
Membership in the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) is one of the best ways you can learn more about the exciting, growing field of psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy. Joining is easy and a 6-month complimentary trial membership is available for you to experience all of the benefits CPNP has to offer including:
Networking through the CPNP membership directory, protected to CPNP members
Participation in the very active CPNP email list (exclusive to members) where you post questions to experts in the field, learn about cases and gain clinical pearls not commonly encountered in the literature
Access to members-only resources, including medication education pamphlets for patients, pocket reference cards, lists of films and books focused on mental health and readings on topics such as psychotropic drug interactions and electroconvulsive therapy.
Here is your #TriviaTuesday question: How many members must a student chapter maintain to keep their status as a recognized CPNP chapter? The answer to this and many other chapter requirements can be found in the Student Chapter Formation Manual.Posted on 10/17/17
Student chapter requirements can be found in the Student Chapter Formation Manual
Have you ever wondered what it takes to form a CPNP student chapter? This checklist gives step-by-step instructions on how it all gets started. If you are part of a chapter, be sure to thank your faculty adviser for their guidance and support!Posted on 10/12/17
This checklist gives step-by-step instructions on how it all gets started
Did you know? Contact information for student chapter presidents and their advisors are posted on the CPNP website. These individuals are great resources for those looking to start a chapter or for those in existing chapters who have questions about improving their chapters. Posted on 10/03/17
These individuals are great resources for those looking to start a chapter or for those in existing chapters who have questions about improving their chapters.
The “What I Wish I Knew” series of articles is a service of CPNP’s Resident and New Practitioner Committee. Articles are intended to provide advice from experts for students, residents, and new practitioners. Articles are not intended to provide in-depth disease state or pharmacotherapy information nor replace any peer-reviewed educational materials. We hope you benefit from this “field guide” discussing approaches to unique problems and situations.Posted on 09/29/17
Dr. Kelly Gable is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at SIUE School of Pharmacy. She is also an adjunct assistant professor with the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Department of Neurology and Psychiatry. She received her Pharm.D. from the University of Mississippi, and subsequently completed a specialty residency in psychiatric pharmacy practice at the University of Southern California. Dr. Gable’s clinical appointment is with Family Care Health Center in St. Louis, where she works collaboratively with psychiatry as part of a behavioral health team focused on the integration of primary and behavioral health care. She is the first psychiatric clinical pharmacist to be recognized as a provider by the Missouri Department of Mental Health. After spending years working as a psychiatric care provider on Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams at Places for People, she now acts as an ACT team consultant, focused on psychiatric medication management for individuals with serious mental illnesses.
CPNP provides a full listing of psychiatric pharmacy residency, job, and fellowship opportunities on their website, including important deadlines and details about each position. Take a look at the openings and start planning ahead for your professional career.Posted on 09/17/17