Residency Accreditation Sessions

Join the ASHP Accreditation Services Office leadership and lead surveyors for presentations and discussions on topics ranging from pharmacy residency program accreditation, key takeaways on the newly revised accreditation Standard, program accreditation survey visits, PharmAcademic, PhORCAS and more!

Wednesday, October 19

9:15–10:45 a.m.
Update from the ASHP Commission on Credentialing
This session will provide information on the most recent proceedings and decisions of the Commission on Credentialing, as well as updates on the accreditation Standards and advanced practice area goals and objectives.

11:00 a.m. –12:30 p.m.
Ask the Pharmacy Residency Accreditation Surveyors Roundtable Discussion
ASHP Accreditation Services Office staff lead surveyors will be available to answer your questions about starting a residency training program, getting ready for an accreditation survey visit, and more. Join us for a great session where you can speak one-on-one with lead surveyors to get the information that you need.

1:30–3:00 p.m.
PharmAcademic 101: A General Overview
Learn the fundamentals of PharmAcademic. New users will see how to quickly and easily access the tasks and information they need in PharmAcademic.

3:15–4:45 p.m.
Getting Started and Applying for Accreditation — Finding the Right Path and Taking the Right Steps
This session is a must for those who are thinking about starting a new residency program. Topics for discussion will include the application process including the difference between “pre-candidate” and “candidate” designations, core program requirements including residency program director and preceptor qualifications, the timeline from application to accreditation, and information about the accreditation site visit, and more. Come and learn the essentials for getting your program off to a good start.

5:00–6:00 p.m.
Key Takeaways of the Accreditation Standard Revision                                             
Learn how the revisions to the Accreditation Standard will impact your residency program. ASHP Accreditation Services Office lead surveyors will address changes to the Standard, discuss resources to keep you up-to-date, explain the dates of implementation, and much more!

Thursday, October 20

8:00–9:30 a.m.
Ask the Pharmacy Residency Accreditation Surveyors Roundtable Discussion
ASHP Accreditation Services Office staff lead surveyors will be available to answer your questions about starting a residency training program, getting ready for an accreditation survey visit, and more. Join us for a great session where you can speak one-on-one with lead surveyors to get the information that you need.

9:45–11:15 a.m.
Advanced Topics for PharmAcademic Users
Learn about new features and advanced functionality in PharmAcademic. Residency Program Directors will discover PharmAcademic tools to manage their programs and monitor resident progress.

12:30–2:00 p.m.
PhORCAS: Update on PhORCAS and WebAdMIT
WebAdMIT, the selection portal for PhORCAS is an amazing tool integrated into the system to make the process of sorting out resident information by residency program directors and preceptors much more efficient and less labor-intensive than in the past! Come learn how WebAdMIT can help your program improve the efficiency of the residency selection process for the current application season.

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