Bain Appointed to the BPS Employer Advisory Committee

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties® (BPS), the premiere post-licensure certification agency serving the pharmacy profession, is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin T. Bain, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, BCGP, CPH, FASCP to its Employer Advisory Committee (EAC). The EAC advises the BPS Board of Directors and has the following responsibilities: To explore…

BPS Announces Specialty Council Members for Cardiology, Geriatric and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Specialties

Washington, D.C. – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) is pleased to announce the new Specialty Council members for the Cardiology, Geriatric and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Specialties. The appointments for Cardiology and Infectious Diseases will begin immediately and the Geriatrics appointments will begin January 1, 2018. A BPS Specialty Council serves the following purposes: To…

Update on Specialties

The number of BPS specialties now stands at eleven following the merger of the Certified Geriatric Pharmacist credential with existing BPS specialties and the approval of Cardiology and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy as specialties. The growth in specialties parallels the growth of PGY2 residencies and more importantly follows the increasing responsibilities that pharmacists have as part…

Vacancy Announcement – Associate Executive Director

Vacancy Announcement – Associate Executive Director   About the Job The Associate Executive Director is the #2 administrative leader of Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), reporting to the Executive Director in addition, this position is also responsible for BPS interprofessional activities. The Associate Executive Director develops and maintains active engagement with other health professional societies…

Vacancy Announcement – Associate Executive Director

Vacancy Announcement – Associate Executive Director   About the Job The Associate Executive Director is the #2 administrative leader of Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), reporting to the Executive Director in addition, this position is also responsible for BPS interprofessional activities. The Associate Executive Director develops and maintains active engagement with other health professional societies…

Board of Pharmacy Specialties® Issues call for Petition in Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Practice

Washington, D.C. – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties® (BPS), the post-licensure certification organization serving the pharmacy profession, has issued a call for petition in Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Practice. If approved, Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Practice will become the twelfth specialty offered by BPS. The BPS Board of Directors reviewed the role delineation study conducted…