ASHP’s New Student Leadership Development Program

Preparing Students to be Effective Pharmacy Leaders

The ASHP Student Leadership Development Program is available as a resource for use as an elective course by Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy to satisfy the ACPE requirements for Standard 4: Personal and Professional Development, as well as a stand-alone learning experience for students interested in improving their professional and leadership skills. Through successful completion of the program, pharmacy students will be better prepared to serve as effective leaders, helping establish a legacy of future leaders to continue the advancement of pharmacy practice. 

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Program Components

  • Workbook
  • Modules
  • Facilitators Guide
  • Certificate of Completion

Program Objectives

  • Define leadership.
  • Describe leadership roles in pharmacy practice, including formal and informal leadership.
  • Discuss common leadership characteristics, styles, and approaches.
  • Characterize your personal identity, strengths, and leadership traits.
  • Describe the importance of relationships, including the value of mentorship.
  • Develop SMART goals for professional and leadership development.
  • Examine the role of communication in leadership.
  • Explain the role of advocacy in leadership.
  • Describe your professional and leadership development in the context of the future of healthcare.

Program Modules

 Module Hours Faculty
 Introduction to Pharmacy Leadership  1.25  Lea S. Eiland, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS, FASHP, FPPA 
 Developing Your Personal Brand  2  Brianne K. Bakken, PharmD, MHA
 Developing your Leadership Brand 2.25  Lea S. Eiland, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS, FASHP, FPPA

Professional Relationships and Expanding Your Network

 4.5 Brooke Barlow, PharmD

John B. Hertig, PharmD, MS, CPPS, FASHP, FFIP

 Communication 4.25   Jevon Oliver, PharmD, MS
  Advocacy Jeffrey D. Little, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, FACHE, FASHP
 Leadership: What Comes Next?  1

Brianne K. Bakken, PharmD, MHA
John B. Hertig, PharmD, MS, CPPS, FASHP, FFIP

Program Faculty

Brianne K. Bakken, PharmD, MHA
Assistant Professor
Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Brooke Barlow, PharmD
Neurocritical Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Memorial Hermann Woodlands Medical Center
The Woodlands, Texas

Lea S. Eiland, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS, FASHP, FPPA
Clinical Professor and Associate Department Head
Auburn University Harrison College of Pharmacy
Auburn, Alabama

John Hertig, PharmD, MS, CPPS, FASHP
Associate Professor
Butler University
Indianapolis, Indiana

Jeff Little, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, FACHE, FASHP
Director of Pharmacy
Saint Luke's Hospital
Kansas City, Missouri

Jevon Oliver, PharmD, MS
Director Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
Mass General Brigham Integrated Care
Somerville, Massachusetts

2023 Pricing

Single User
$40 Member | $95 Non-Member

For Colleges, Schools of Pharmacy, and Institutions
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Target Audiences

  • P1-P4 Students
  • Individual student pharmacists looking to enhance leadership skills
  • Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy looking to supplement curriculum to meet ACPE Standard 4