• Student Pharmacists Current Job Market

    Student Pharmacists Current Job Market

    Student Pharmacists Current Job Market   Around 20 years ago, the pharmacy industry offered the best opportunity to students: a six-figure income, a respected job title, a rewarding career that allows them to help people, and plenty of jobs waiting for them after they graduate. Today, however, this is NO…

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  • Student Pharmacist Internships

    Why Student Pharmacist Internships Need to Be Paid on APPE/IPPE Rotation Sites

    Why Student Pharmacist Internships Need to Be Paid on APPE/IPPE Rotation Sites: The path to becoming a professional pharmacist is a tough one. It’s not just the academics that are challenging, but the rotations and internships as well. Just think about it: pharmacy students have to do somewhat similar tasks…

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  • Pet Medication

    The Pet Medication Market Is Growing

    The Pet Medication Market Is Growing, Providing Opportunities for Independent Pharmacies In 2015, Market research firm Packaged Facts published a report called Pet Medications in the U.S.: Over-the-counter and Prescription Remedies as Consumer Products, 3rd Edition which estimated the pet medication market to be a $10 billion industry by 2018.…

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  • Elevate Pharmacy Summit

    Elevate Pharmacy Summit

    If you are a pharmacy owner interested in adding new opportunities such as: collaborative practice agreements, point of care testing, health and wellness consulting and advanced MTM services don’t miss this educational opportunity.   The APPA is proud to announce their support of pharmacy’s first completely online conference experience.  The…

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  • LinkedIn Workshop

    LinkedIn Workshop

    LinkedIn Workshop On February 16th, APEA hosted their first LinkedIn workshop for pharmacy students interested in expanding their network within their field of interest. It was hosted by three of APEA organization’s very own Philanthropy Chair - Shantel Houston, Education Outreach Coordinator - Shawn Somers, and Editor-in-chief - Fernando J.…

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  • Reschedule Marijuana

    Veterans Pushing to Reschedule Marijuana from Schedule I to III

    Veterans Pushing to Reschedule Marijuana from Schedule I to III Donald Trump’s new administration is causing many marijuana users to worry about the future of the marijuana policy. Trump’s statements in the past and his actions following his win were both pro- and anti-marijuana, throwing people into a state of…

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  • The Benefits of Joining a Pharmacy Franchise

    The Benefits of Joining a Pharmacy Franchise Do you want to be a part of a lucrative business while helping other people? Your best bet is to join a pharmacy franchise, where you not only sell medicines, but also provide other forms of assistance to patients who need them. It…

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  • 340B

    The 340B Drug Pricing Program: Cut Backs or More Addendum’s?

    The 340B Drug Pricing Program: Cut Backs or More Addendum's? Created by the US federal government in 1992, the 340B Drug Pricing Program was supposed to help poor patients acquire outpatient drugs at significantly reduced prices. It mandates drug manufacturers to allow covered entities to reach as many eligible patients…

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  • Linkedin

    10 Ways to Do a LinkedIn Pharmaceutical Career Search and Get Results

    10 Ways to Do a LinkedIn Pharmaceutical Career Search and Get Results Are you looking to start or further your career in the pharmaceutical industry? You are sure to find career options on job boards, on a pharmaceutical company’s website, recruitment agencies and through LinkedIn pharmaceutical career search. Why it's…

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  • DIR Fees

    Are DIR Fees Putting Independent Pharmacies Out of Business?

    Are DIR Fees Putting Independent Pharmacies Out of Business? The rate of therapeutic drug use in the U.S. has steadily climbed over the years as more people fall ill and seek medical help. This increase should have resulted to a healthy economy among those in the pharmacy business, but what’s…

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