Constitution and Bylaws

Mission & Objectives

The mission of the Association shall be to serve its members, enabling them to advance the practice and science of pharmacy.

  • Association Objectives

    To accomplish its mission, the objectives of this Association shall be:

    1. To promote, elevate and expand the practice of the individual pharmacist; 
    2. To provide leadership for the profession in legislative and regulatory matters and health policy issues; 
    3. To provide leadership for the profession in the areas of specializing and credentialing in pharmacy practice; 
    4. To promote the American Pharmacists Association Code of Professional Ethics to ensure the public of high standards of conduct in professional practice; 
    5. To promote and assist in effective application of science and scientific information and principles in the practice of pharmacy; 
    6. To encourage development of progressive payment methodologies for the full range of pharmacy services; 
    7. To promote the safe, effective and rational use of medications, therapeutic agents and medical devices for the prevention of illness, treatment of a medical condition or maintenance of health; 
    8. To provide information, programs and support systems to assist pharmacists in their ongoing career development, leadership development and professional growth.

Policy and Position Statements

SCPhA has taken a position on many issues. This includes our official decision to support, encourage or oppose specific issues.