The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) is a national professional association that represents pharmacists who practice in hospitals, health maintenance organizations, long-term care facilities, home care agencies, and other components of healthcare systems. ASHP believes that the mission of pharmacists is to help people make the best use of medications. Helping pharmacists fulfill this mission is the primary objective of ASHP.
ASHP has 35,000 members.
ASHP provides continuing education, information on drugs, practice standards, and accreditation of professional training sites to its members.
ASHP supports research.
Midyear clinical meeting
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy (AJHP): Bimonthly peer-reviewed journal
Inter Sections: Quarterly member magazine
Numerous professional education materials are available.
Pharmacy Practice Sections