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Fall 2021 BPS Certification and Recertification Examination Results

The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), the premier post-licensure certification organization serving the pharmacy profession announces the September/October 2021 certification and recertification examinations results. A total of 3,203 out of 4,990 candidates successfully passed certification and recertification examinations in the thirteen specialties currently offered by BPS: Ambulatory Care Pharmacy, Cardiology Pharmacy, Compounded Sterile Preparations Pharmacy, Critical Care Pharmacy, Geriatric Pharmacy, Infectious Diseases Pharmacy, Nuclear Pharmacy, Nutrition Support Pharmacy, Oncology Pharmacy, Pediatric Pharmacy, Pharmacotherapy, Psychiatric Pharmacy, and Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy. Continue Reading Fall 2021 BPS Certification and Recertification Examination Results

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BPS Seeks BCTXP Pharmacists to serve on its 2022 Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Specialty Council

A total of two BCTXP Positions Available   Washington, D.C. – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) issues a Call for Nominations for specialists (Board-Certified Pharmacists) to serve on the Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Specialty Council.     The BPS Specialty Councils are responsible for:  Developing standards and eligibility requirements for board certification in the specialty area for approval by the BPS… Continue Reading BPS Seeks BCTXP Pharmacists to serve on its 2022 Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Specialty Council

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BPS Announces 2021 BPS Seed Grant Recipients

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) is proud to announce the fourth annual recipients of the PGY2 Pharmacy Residency Research Seed Grants as James Hunter Fly, PharmD, and Adam Moss, PharmD. This program offers up to two $5,000 seed grants to PGY2 pharmacy residents who design projects that evaluate the impact of pharmacist board certification on medication-related outcomes for patients, demonstrate the… Continue Reading BPS Announces 2021 BPS Seed Grant Recipients

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BPS Announces New Board Members for 2022

BPS Announces New Board Members  Holly Divine and Carolyn Clancy Appointed  Stefan Kowalski and Ruth Nemire Re-Appointed   Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) is pleased to announce the appointment of new Board members for terms that will begin January 1, 2022.     “BPS is fortunate to have such strong interest from health care professionals who… Continue Reading BPS Announces New Board Members for 2022

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BPS Announces Revised Eligibility Criteria for Ambulatory Care Pharmacy and Geriatric Pharmacy Exams in 2023

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) recently approved recommendations from the Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialty Council and the Geriatric Pharmacy Specialty Council to revise practice eligibility criteria for their respective specialty certification examinations. The revised eligibility criteria for the two specialties promotes better alignment among eligibility pathways across all BPS specialties and recognizes… Continue Reading BPS Announces Revised Eligibility Criteria for Ambulatory Care Pharmacy and Geriatric Pharmacy Exams in 2023

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BPS Issues Call for Petition in Pain Management Pharmacy Practice

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties® (BPS), the post-licensure certification organization serving the pharmacy profession, has issued a call for petition in Pain Management Pharmacy. The BPS Board of Directors reviewed a role delineation study (RDS) conducted in Pain Management Pharmacy during the October 2021 BPS Board of Directors meeting and found the… Continue Reading BPS Issues Call for Petition in Pain Management Pharmacy Practice

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BPS Announces a Deadline Extension for its 2022 Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award Call for Nominations

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) announces a deadline extension for its Call for Nominations for the 2022 Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award. This award is conferred annually by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties. The Award criteria recognizes two categories of recipients, one category is for individual persons, and the second category is… Continue Reading BPS Announces a Deadline Extension for its 2022 Warren Weaver/Richard Penna Award Call for Nominations

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Kate McKenna and Amin Saiar Join BPS Staff

Washington, DC – The Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) announces the addition of Kate McKenna as Communication and Engagement Specialist on September 1 to the BPS Professional Affairs, Communications, and Engagement (PACE) team and Amin Saiar, PhD as Senior Director, Psychometrics and Testing, Lead Psychometrician on September 13.   “BPS is fortunate to expand our staff… Continue Reading Kate McKenna and Amin Saiar Join BPS Staff

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Spring 2021 BPS Certification and Recertification Examination Results

Washington, D.C. – The results of the April/May 2021 BPS certification and recertification examinations were announced today by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), the premier post-licensure certification organization serving the pharmacy profession. A total of 2,740 out of 4,539 candidates successfully passed certification and recertification examinations in the twelve specialties currently offered by BPS:… Continue Reading Spring 2021 BPS Certification and Recertification Examination Results

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