February 23, 2021 | NPhA, Society of Infectious Disease Pharmacists (SIDP) issue joint statement demanding equitable access to COVID-19 vaccine.
January 8, 2021 | NPhA issues statement on anti-democracy riot in Washington, DCOctober 9, 2020 | NPhA leads national pharmacy organizations in issuing an updated joint statement highlighting the collective actions these organizations have taken to address racial injustices, as well as those actions that remain in progress.
September 4, 2020 | Public Listening Session: Discussion Draft of the Preliminary Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine| The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine invited public comment on the Discussion Draft of the Preliminary Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine, commissioned by the Centers for Disease Control and the National Institutes of Health. In the attached joint statement, NPhA joins with 12 other national pharmacy organizations to highlight that a successful vaccination distribution plan for the equitable allocation of COVID-19 vaccine(s) must involve all licensed pharmacists and pharmacies. This statement addresses the important role that pharmacists and pharmacies can play in addressing health care access and health disparities pertaining to COVID-19.
The National Pharmaceutical Association is dedicated to representing the views and ideas of minority pharmacists on critical issues affecting healthcare and pharmacy, promoting racial and health equity, as well as advancing the standards of pharmaceutical care among all practitioners.