Arkansas Association of Health-System Pharmacists


Amber Powell, AAHP President 

"Thank you for visiting the Arkansas Association of Health-System Pharmacists' website!"  

-- Amber Powell, PharmD, AAHP President 2023-2024

 AAHP Mission:  To represent our members by providing leadership and support in the promotion of pharmaceutical care.  AAHP serves its membership by pursuing common goals; through representation to private and public agencies and to the other health care organizations; and by promoting pharmacy as an essential component of the health care team.



American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2023 Midyear Meeting


  • Free monthly midday AAHP Sponsored LIVE CE is available to members each month.  Watch your member email for more details.
  • NRC Council is hosting bimonthly pharmacy residency director and coordinator (RPD/RPC) roundtable discussions for members.  Contact Brandy Hopkins at [email protected] to be a part of the discussion.
  • Hospital advisory committee is hosting quarterly pharmacy director's discussion for members. Contact Kim Young ([email protected]) for more information. 

UAMS Faculty and APA Board Member Appointed to ASHP Task Force
UAMS Faculty and APA Board Member Lanita White has been appointed to the ASHP Task Force on Racial Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The task force is charged with taking inventory of ASHP’s efforts in the areas of racial diversity, equity, and inclusion as they relate to issues facing Black Americans, and for making related recommendations on new or enhanced efforts ASHP may undertake in the areas of governance, education/training, research, advocacy, publications, and marketing/communications. The task force will begin working in early August to identify actionable steps and solutions to create positive and sustainable change and will make recommendations to the ASHP Board of Directors in January 2021. Congratulations Lanita!