The Illinois Pharmacists Association is dedicated to enhancing the professional
competency of pharmacists, advancing the standards of pharmacy practice, improving
pharmacists’ effectiveness in assuring rational drug use in society, and
leading in the resolution of public policy issues affecting pharmacists
The voice for pharmacy in Illinois.
Professional Development -- To enhance the professional competency and
qualifications of members through the development of innovative continuing
education and career development processes.
Government Relations – To monitor and influence state and federal
Governmental polices which affect the membership.
Societal Relations – To encourage members to recognize and participate in the resolution of public policy issue that affect contemporary society.
Research and Information – To collect, interpret, and effectively disseminate
information on changing social, economic, governmental, and technological
conditions affecting the membership.
Networking and Forums – To encourage interaction and understanding of issues
and trends affecting the members and the competency of all pharmacists.
Professional Ethics and Standards – To foster high standards of ethical conduct
throughout the profession and encourage superior standards of performance.
Organizational Relationships – To maintain cooperative relationships and activities with allied societies and other organizations in pursuit of the Association’s mission.