Benefits of Becoming a Member

Continuing Education

  • NYCSHP ACPE accredited continuing education (CE) programs are offered hybrid, in person at New York City venues, as well as virtually, displaying a wide range of important presentation topics.
  • NYCSHP ACPE accredited CE courses, presented across the state throughout the year by the NYSCHP Education and Professional Development committee, held virtually and held on Thursday evenings.
  • Monthly lunch time CE programs are held virtually by the state council once a month.
  • NYSCHP Miniseries CE series are held virtually by the state council twice a year.
  • The Tristate Health-system Pharmacy Summit joins New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Health-system Pharmacists together for a Friday meeting to provide networking opportunities and consists of 5 hours of CE programming.
  • The Annual Assembly Meeting, held each spring, consists of the House of Delegates, exhibits, keynote speaker, poster session, student clinical competition, installation program and more. The Annual Assembly Meeting offers at least 20 CE credits in one fun-filled weekend.
  • Discounted early bird registration is available for onsite NYSCHP sponsored meetings, exhibits, and educational courses. Virtual CE programs are provided through the local chapter and state council without additional costs.

Grassroots Advocacy

  • Grassroots advocacy developments and initiatives are shared through committee meetings, continuing education, and legislative visits. The legislative counsels in Albany monitor governmental activity and guide our lobbying program.
  • The grassroots advocacy movement encourages member contact and visits with representatives about bills that effect health-system pharmacists.
  • Government Affairs Committee reviews pharmacy related bills and develops position papers reflecting NYSCHP’s support or opposition.

Public Relations and Communication

  • Provide valuable information and promotional CE program advertisements through our society’s Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter accounts.
  • Top CE take-aways provide important summaries of CE programs.
  • Spotlights highlight members for their achievements and accomplishments.
  • The society’s programs are shared through the YouTube channel.