BPS Confers Added Qualifications to 76 Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialists

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties® (BPS), an agency whose purpose is to recognize pharmacy specialties and certify pharmacists’ knowledge and skills at the advanced practice level, today announced the conferral or renewal of Added Qualifications to 76 Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialists. With the growing complexity in pharmacologic information, there is an increased…

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…

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…

Board of Pharmacy Specialties Seeks Pharmacists to Serve on its Cardiology, Geriatric, and Infectious Diseases Specialty Councils

Board of Pharmacy Specialties Seeks Pharmacists to Serve on its Cardiology, Geriatric, and Infectious Diseases Specialty Councils A total of 27 positions are open for consideration Deadline has been extended to Monday, May 1, 2017, 5pm Eastern   Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) today issues a Call for Nominations for cardiology pharmacists and…

Board of Pharmacy Specialties Establishes Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award

Board of Pharmacy Specialties Establishes Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award Call for Inaugural Award Nominations Open Washington, D.C. – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) announces the establishment of the Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award.  This award will be conferred annually by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties upon an individual or organization who has made outstanding voluntary…