American Pharmacists Month

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October is American Pharmacists Month

Celebrate and Spread the Word. 

Know Your Pharmacist, Know Your Medicine

APhA wants to help you promote your profession and get the attention you deserve among your peers, patients and community.
We’ve filled this site with ideas for special activities and events that spotlight pharmacists’ contributions toward improving medication use and advancing patient care in all practice settings. Use these ideas throughout October—and all year long—to inspire your own celebrations. Get creative, mix it up and have fun! 
Remember to email any coverage, clips and event photos to


Get the Message to the People

The whole purpose of American Pharmacists Month is to draw attention to your work and celebrate your profession. That means sending the right messages to the right people and generating buzz for your events.  

APhA wants to make all of this easy for you. We’ve put together tips to get the word out and give your audience the right impressions. The APhM Outreach and Messaging Page will help you find out the best ways to Reach Your Community, Attract Media Coverage, Get Official Recognition for APhM and Use Social Media.