Continuing Education

ACCP's educational mission is to provide innovative leadership and inter-professional Continuing Education that will enable the generation, integration and translation of scientific knowledge to optimize research, development and utilization of medications to benefit patients. The purpose/goal of ACCP's continuing professional educational program is to enhance the knowledge, skills and professional practice of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals who are involved in the development, evaluation and/or treatment of patients. The educational program is designed to help physicians, scientists, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals focus on quality improvement and practice evidence-based medicine in the development and evaluation of pharmaceuticals and biologics and the delivery of patient-centered care.

ACCP is currently an accredited provider of Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) credits. ACCP offers programs focused on quality improvement in both basic and clinical pharmacology. Activities cover a range of topics that span the entire area of interaction between drugs and humans. These areas include, but are not limited to:

  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Drug development
  • Pharmacokinetics (ADME)
  • Pharmacodynamics
  • Pharmacometrics
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Clinical pharmacology in the outpatient and inpatient settings
  • Drug safety
  • Drug interactions
  • Disease drug trials
  • Biomarkers
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Health outcomes

In addition, content will focus on professional knowledge, skills, sound judgment and ethical behavior.

CME or CPE credit is available for many of the College's  Continuing Education offerings. Receipt of credit requires Registration. Certificates of completion for each offering are available following satisfactory completion of a post-event test specific to each offering. CPE data is uploaded into the CPE Monitor.

Additional information may be obtained via

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