Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice

About the Journal

A peer-reviewed publication of the California Pharmacists Association. The Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice (JCPhP) is published quarterly by the California Pharmacists Association. This print and digital publication contains information every pharmacist will want to read, as each issue emphasizes trends in pharmacy practice.

As a special member benefit, CPhA Members receive the print publication.

Previously California Pharmacist, the now Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice has been in continuous publication since 1954 and, to this day, reaches a highly-targeted group of pharmacists and other professionals who make key buying decisions about the profession. Designed to inform, educate, and motivate readers, JCPhP is filled with clinical information to help readers better serve their patients.

Are You Interested in Being Published or Contributing?

JCPhP provides content that is clinically-oriented and based on relevant models of practice. To achieve content and editorial excellence, the CPhA Editorial Review Committee (ERC) is seeking those who may be interested in authoring articles and/or become peer reviewers.

The article process from submission to acceptance typically takes three months, but can take anywhere from one to six months depending on peer review.

Are You Interested in Becoming a Reviewer?

Apply to Review



Do you have artwork that you would like to share with your colleagues in pharmacy? The editors are seeking photographs, drawings, or paintings for inclusion in the Journal. The artwork should be high-quality, in digital format, and contain no identifiable people. Please email your submission to If your submission is chosen for inclusion, the editors will contact you.

Issue Archive

You can view issues from 2019 and 2020, visit the new JCPhP site! To view older issues, use the links below.