Special Interest Groups

Membership in CPhA includes the opportunity participate in Special Interest Groups (SIGs). Participation in SIGs allows you direct access to colleagues who share and understand your practice-setting interests. Each SIG serves as a source of specialized information on the local, state and federal levels, and provides opportunities for involvement in advancing the interests of your profession.

Special Interest Groups

Ambulatory Care SIG

Promotes legislative advocacy, develops communication among health care professionals, advocates standards of practice and provides input on educational programs and services for its Ambulatory SIG members.

Community Pharmacy SIG

Supports employee and community pharmacists in the management of their practice environment, assuring optimal levels of professionalism and job satisfaction.

Compounding SIG

Promotes and protects quality compounding services; maintaining high quality and professional standards in pharmacies for the optimum health outcomes of California patients.

Inpatient Care SIG

Promotes legislative advocacy, develops communication among health care professionals, advocates standards of practice and provide input on educational programs and services for its Inpatient SIG members.

Long Term Care SIG

Promotes pharmacy practice in the long-term care setting by enhancing the quality of practice through education and input on professional and ethical standards.

Managed Care SIG

Promotes managed care principles that help to foster pharmacist involvement as a critical component of health care policy decision-making and implementation.

Pharmacy Ownership SIG

Promotes positive health outcomes through drug therapy or consultation by pharmacists’ care and to improve the financial prosperity of the independent community pharmacist.

Pharmacy Technician SIG

Promotes professionalism and job satisfaction among its members, and develops mechanisms to recruitment and retain its technician members.

If you are interested in serving in a leadership position for a Special Interest Group, please complete a Desire to Serve Form and you will be contacted.