Why Join SCPhA?

SCPhA is here to serve all South Carolina professionals in the industry of pharmacy. No matter what you do in the pharmacy world, we are your local representation, working to advance the science and practice of pharmacy. If you’re a pharmacy professional in South Carolina, joining SCPhA is one of the most important things you can do for your own development and to support the profession. 

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    CE – Continuing Education is provided throughout the year virtually and in-person in all corners of South Carolina. We also have annual events such as our Annual Convention and the SE Women of Pharmacy Leadership Weekend in Asheville, NC. Check out our Calendar of Events to see what’s coming up!

    Legislative Advocacy – SCPhA has a team of aggressive professional lobbyists who represent South Carolina’s pharmacists and pharmacy technicians from all practice settings at the State House. Our Board of Directors, House of Delegates and Legislative Committee meet regularly to discuss changes in policy, upcoming legislative issues, and other issues that affect your profession on a daily basis.

    Networking – We provide networking opportunities throughout the year to give pharmacists, technicians, and students the opportunity to connect with others in their field. Our networking events have led to many job offers and opportunities for personal and professional growth..

    Palmetto Pharmacist – The Palmetto Pharmacist is our quarterly journal that includes articles about hot topics in pharmacy, announcements about upcoming events and CE opportunities, and updates on what is happening in other pharmacies across the state. 

    Small Doses – Small Doses is our bi-weekly newsletter that is sent via email to members – Industry Updates on Tuesday and SCPhA News on Friday.

    Legal Counseling – SCPhA is pleased to assist with any pharmacy law questions that you may have. Members can submit their questions via a secure form and our attorney will then follow up with you to answer your questions or determine the next steps. 

    Pharmacists Mutual – Members have access to special programs and information from Pharmacists Mutual.

    Member Discounts – Members receive discounted pricing to all of our events. As a member, you will also receive our promotions and specials that we run throughout the year! We offer continuing education programming, certificate trainings as well as monthly hot topic webinars.

    RxAlerts – Sign up for RxAlert to receive important alerts regarding prescription fraud and pharmacy safety. You can choose to receive RxAlerts by email or by fax. To learn more about this program, click here