APhA Counseling Competition
Wilkes University will be holding the local APhA-ASP Counseling Competition on Friday
January 16 from 3:30 pm-7 pm in the Pharmacy Information Center (PIC). APhA members
years P1 through P4 are eligible to participate. There is no cost to participate in
the event. The goal of the competition is to encourage student pharmacists to grow
in patient counseling abilities and give students a chance to become recognized as
skillful communicators in the pharmacy profession. The competition will begin at 3:30
pm in the PIC. Sign-up sheets will be located at the front desk of the PIC from Monday
December 1, 2014 until Thursday, January 15th, 2015. The winner of the local competition
will receive a free registration to the 31th Annual National Patient Counseling Competition
at the APhA Annual Meeting in San Diego, California to compete for the $1,000 prize.
The top ten local finalists will also win drug references!