Mission: 
SNPhA (Student National Pharmaceutical Association) is an educational service association of pharmacy students who are concerned about pharmacy and healthcare related issues, and the poor minority representation in pharmacy and other health-related professions.
The purpose of SNPhA is to plan, organize, coordinate and execute programs geared toward the improvement of health, educational, and social environment of the community.
Objectives: 
  • To offer student members the opportunity to develop leadership and professional skills.
  • To educate students about and promote active participation in national health care issues.
  • To develop the role of the minority health professionals as a vital member of the healthcare team.
  • To develop within communities a positive image of minority health professionals.
  • To educate communities on better health practices.
  • To increase awareness and understanding of different disease states in communities.
 
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SNPhA Eboard Meeting 12:00 pm
SNPhA Eboard Meeting @ 511 Salk Hall
Feb 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
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Oak Hill – Diabetes Presentation 5:00 pm
Oak Hill – Diabetes Presentation
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join some members of SNPhA as we give a presentation on diabetes and healthy eating habits to the children of the local Pittsburgh Oak Hill community. This event is IPPE approved for pharmacy students!
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Jubilee Soup Kitchen – Power to End Stroke 8:45 am
Jubilee Soup Kitchen – Power to End Stroke @ Jubilee Soup Kitchen
Feb 10 @ 8:45 am – 12:00 pm
Join SNPhA’s Power to End Stroke Initiative Chair as we volunteer at the Jubilee Soup Kitchen to discuss smoking cessation to the attendees of the kitchen. This event is IPPE approved!   Contact Joanna DeAngelis with any questions!
Dean’s Theme – Kidapalooza 10:00 am
Dean’s Theme – Kidapalooza @ David Lawrence Convention Center - Hall C
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join SNPhA as we participate in Giant Eagle’s Kidapalooza, A Festival for the Entire Family. The health fair is being sponsored by Green Giant Veggie Tots and KDKA. The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy is using the event in honor of our 2017-2018 Dean’s Theme of Over-the-Counter Medication Safety. SNPhA’s subtopic within Dean’s Theme is Bilingual/Non-English Speaking Patients. We[Read More...]
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SNPhA Speaker – Tom Glowa, PharmD, BCPS 12:00 pm
SNPhA Speaker – Tom Glowa, PharmD, BCPS @ 371B Salk Hall
Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for a graduate special guest speaker meeting this February! Our Remember the Ribbon (HIV/AIDS) Initiative Chair, Katie Halza, has invited clinical pharmacist, Dr. Tom Glowa, PharmD, BCPS from the Falk Pittsburgh AIDS Center for Treatment (PACT) Clinic. Dr. Glowa will be discussing thoughtful and real-life HIV/AIDS patient cases for review. Lunch will be provided during this event!
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Pitt SNPhA/SNMA/SNDA Black History Cultural Showcase 6:00 pm
Pitt SNPhA/SNMA/SNDA Black History Cultural Showcase @ Biomedical Science Tower Room S-100
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pitt SNPhA/SNMA/SNDA Black History Cultural Showcase @ Biomedical Science Tower Room S-100 | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
In conjunction with Pitt’s Student National Medical Association and the Student National Dental Association, SNPhA will be hosting our first annual Black History Cultural Showcase. There will be performances by Pitt’s Ya’boso African Dance Team, Anointed Steps of Faith, Some of God’s Children Gospel Choir, and more! The event has free admittance. The event will have raffle tickets and $3 food[Read More...]
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SNPhA Eboard Meeting 12:00 pm
SNPhA Eboard Meeting @ 511 Salk Hall
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
 
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SNPhA Grad GBM 12:00 pm
SNPhA Grad GBM @ 402 Salk Hall
Feb 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for our February graduate general body meeting of the semester. We will be discussing advancements made by African Americans in pharmacy and other healthcare professions, the executive board elections next month, the Regional Conference in North Carolina at the end of the week. Come learn the different ways you can serve with our SNPhA chapter’s Executive Board!
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SNPhA Regions I & II 2018 Conference 12:00 pm
SNPhA Regions I & II 2018 Conference @ UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm
The theme of this conference is Innovate, Interact, Inspire both Regions One and Two of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association will be hosted by the University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy. The conference will include Business Sessions for the House of Delegates, a Clinical Skills Competition to determine who can compete at Nationals, and Poster Presentations.
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