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.

CPhA Membership Benefits:

  • FREE registration to Pharmacy Law & Practice Conference (6.5 hours of CE, which includes 1 hour of pharmacy law required by CA Board of Pharmacy) – $250 value
  • Limited access to FREE legal consultation with the California Pharmacy Lawyers (1 consultation per quarter) – $2300 value
  • Discounts for continuing education and certificate programs – $500 value
  • Discounted registration to the Western Pharmacy Exchange conference – $200 discount
  • Discounts from our affiliated partners – $250 value
  • Relevant CEs included in our member town halls – $200 value
  • Legislative and regulatory representation – $750 value
  • Practice resources – $250 value
Not to mention all the priceless benefits of being a CPhA member:
• networking opportunities with influential pharmacists in a variety of practice settings
• leadership and mentorship opportunities across the pharmacy profession
• up to date COVID-19 resources exclusive to members
• access to events exclusive to the CPhA community
• staying up to date on the policies and legislation that affects your profession
• having your voice heard as a part of the largest statewide pharmacists association representing all areas of practice

Corporate Partnership Benefits:

ARL Biopharma: 10% discount on ARL services. (Laboratory services: analytical testing, microbiology testing, raw material testing, forensics testing, pharmaceuticals testing)
CPL (California Pharmacy Lawyers): Access to limited free legal advice. Law Office of Tony J. Park, Inc. A Professional Law Corporation – The only California law firm solely dedicated to pharmacy law, representing individuals & entities

Mercer: CPhA works with Mercer Health & Benefits Insurance Services LLC as the broker and plan administrator for the sponsored insurance programs. Mercer offers insurance
plans to protect you, your practice and your family.

Tabula Rasa Healthcare: 20% discount to the MedWise™ Decision Support Program.
Wolters Kluwer, the provider of Lexicomp: 25% discount on top medication safety mobile apps for pharmacy professionals as well as a 25% discount on select Lexicomp books and manuals.


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  • 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