Protecting Your License, Your Practice and Your Profession

The California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) was founded in 1869 and is the largest state association representing pharmacists in all practice settings. The mission of CPhA is to advance the practice of pharmacy for the promotion of health.

Your Membership Dollars at Work:

  • Advocacy Efforts at the Capitol – protecting and advancing your ability to practice pharmacy
  • Pharmacy License Protection – watching out for your interests with the California State Board of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacists’ Jobs Saved! – countless independents & chain stores protected from closing due to illegal State budget cuts
  • Career-Advancing Networking Opportunities – dynamic annual events designed to enhance your professional skills and your resume through: leadership, legislative and policy-making experiences, continuing education courses, social interactions with pharmacy leaders and a wealth of volunteer opportunities.


  • Access to FREE limited legal advice
  • Exclusive legislative and regulatory updates on your profession, as it’s happening
  • Volunteer leadership opportunities
  • FREE Special Interest Group memberships to connect with others in your practice setting
  • Grow your professional network with your local chapter
  • Exclusive member pricing on certificate programs and CE opportunities
  • Access to tools and resources to help you advocate for your profession
  • Access financial planning discounts and exclusive insurance packages for members only

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