Our Commitment

ASHP is proud of its continued commitment to make diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) a strategic imperative for the organization. We believe it is critical that our members and staff recognize ASHP as a welcoming community that supports their professional growth and development.

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ASHP/ABHP Joint Leadership Award

The ASHP-ABHP Joint Leadership Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in efforts to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare.


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ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Leadership Scholars Grant

The Pharmacy Leadership Scholars™ is a competitive grant program that supports meaningful research and builds a community of leaders to spread and sustain change and promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and access to healthcare. The Pharmacy Leadership Scholars™ grants are supported by Chiesi.
The researchers and projects receiving funding for the 2021 program are:

  • Kiydra Harris, Pharm.D.
    Texas Southern University
    The LEADRx Initiative: The Landscape and Environmental Assessment of Diversity in Post-Graduate Pharmacy Education
  • Terri Newman, Pharm.D., M.S.
    University of Pittsburgh
    Identifying Barriers and Facilitators to the Use of Disease Modifying Treatments in Sickle Cell Disease: Analysis of Provider and Patient Surveys and Interviews
  • Caroline Sasser, Pharm.D.
    UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
    Influencers of Career Goals and Attainment Among BIPOC Pharmacy Trainees
  • Erika Titus-Lay, Pharm.D.
    California Northstate University
    Identification and Mitigation of Factors Which Contribute To Increased Cancer Health Disparities as a Result of the COVID-19 Pandemic; A Pharmacist-Led and Implemented Initiative
  • Cheryl Wisseh, Pharm.D., M.P.H.
    University of California, Irvine School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
    Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes-Specific Medication Regimen Complexity and Diabetes Clinical Outcomes