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.
You CPNP membership comes with a lot of benefits. Along with access to a network of over 2,000 psychiatric pharmacists, CPNP members receive discounted educational materials and event registration, such as an additional $50 of savings off the already discounted student registration for CPNP 2018. The early registration deadline for this event is coming up soon. Take advantage of your student savings before the March 22 deadline. Posted on 03/15/18
The CPNP 2018 early registration deadline is March 22. Save $50 by registering before this date.
Do you have friends in pharmacy school who are not members of CPNP? If so, invite them to take part in a free 6-month trial membership to learn more about the psychiatric pharmacy profession. It's easy to sign up, and the trial membership will gain them access to student member discounts including discounted registration for the CPNP Annual Meeting.Posted on 03/01/18
Invite your friends in pharmacy school to take part in a free 6-month trial membership to learn more about the psychiatric pharmacy profession.
The Mental Health Clinician, CPNP's online journal, is looking for student contributers! Check out student contribution opportunities and add them to your CV.
http://mhc.cpnp.org/page/student?code=cpnp-site Posted on 02/15/18
The Mental Health Clinician, CPNP's online journal, is looking for student contributers!
We're so glad you're here! Did you know about all of the benefits and resources that CPNP offers students? From career development to patient advocacy opportunities, CPNP is here to serve you. Check out this PowerPoint presentation that outlines some of the benefits of being a CPNP member.Posted on 02/01/18
From career development to patient advocacy opportunities, CPNP is here to serve you.
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 01/25/18
Dr. Christopher Thomas is the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Psychiatry and Residency Program Director of the PGY-1 and PGY-2 (Psychiatry) residencies at the Chillicothe VAMC. He is also appointed Assistant Professor of Pharmacology at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Board Certified in Psychiatry and Pharmacotherapy, Dr. Thomas completed his Doctor of Pharmacy Degree at Butler University in Indianapolis, IN. He completed a specialty pharmacy practice residency in psychopharmacology/psychiatric pharmacy practice at the Cleveland VAMC.
He is an active member in several pharmacy organizations and has served in various leadership roles with the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP). He is currently the Past President of CPNP, with his term ending at the end of June.