Why Join?

1

STRENGTHEN YOUR CAREER
VPhA members enjoy educational opportunities designed to increase knowledge and keep up with the latest info.


2

ADVANCE PATIENT CARE
The more you learn about drug and treatment updates through our electronic e-Newsletter, the better equipped you are to help your patients. VPhA is also a licensed partner to provide several certificate programs, including Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery, Pharmacy-Based Cardiovascular Disease Risk Management, and Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services. Learn More


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NETWORK WITH OTHERS
VPhA members are invited to join their colleagues at the VPhA Midyear Conference and Annual Convention. Meet members with similar professional interests online through VPhA’s social media networking sites and website. Pharmacy professionals can also meet and engage with other professionals by attending Local Association events and participating in Academies. Learn More


4

RECEIVE SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
VPhA has a distinguished awards and scholarship program, supported by the VPhA Foundation, recognizing members for involvement in the Association, leadership and academic success and grassroots advocacy. Learn More


5

ADVOCATE FOR YOUR PROFESSION
By joining VPhA, you are supporting the only organization that represents the voice of pharmacy in Virginia. During the past year, VPhA’s work on health care legislation and regulation increased policy makers’ awareness of the pharmacist’s role in combating the medication use crisis. VPhA continues to work to affect policy on your behalf. The Legislative Report keeps you up-to-date on current bills that VPhA is tracking that have the potential to affect your practice! Learn More


6

PROCLAIM YOUR PROFESSIONALISM
Adding your name to the ranks of your colleagues who are currently members declares your pride in the profession you have chosen. Support VPhA’s advocacy efforts as we work with policy makers to implement health care reform legislation and continue to advocate for legislation and regulations that positively impact the profession. Join us in efforts to promote the vital role of pharmacists on the health care team. Learn More


7

SEE IT ALL
VPhA is the only statewide pharmacy organization that represents pharmacists in all practice settings – learn about all of the opportunities available within pharmacy and gain insights from pharmacists representing a variety of practice settings. Learn More


8

DEVELOP YOUR LEADERSHIP SKILLS
Participate as an active leader in a variety of workshops, training series, and volunteer leadership positions that will develop your skills as you give back to your profession. Learn More


9

GAIN THE COMPETITIVE EDGE
VPhA gives you exclusive access to unique experiences, career information, and resources designed to meet your needs and provide support as your advance in your career. Learn More


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PRESERVE PHARMACY PRACTICE
Reinforce to the general public that pharmacists are easily accessible, highly education, and essential members of the healthcare team. Lend your voice to promote expanding pharmacy scope of practice. Learn More