News Release

May 11, 2016

APhA Foundation Seeks Nominations For 2016 Pinnacle Awards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Foundation is seeking nominations for the 2016 Pinnacle Awards. The Pinnacle Awards, established in 1998 by the APhA Foundation, celebrate significant contributions to health care quality through the medication use process.

There are three (3) award categories in which nominations can be made:

•    Individual Award for Career Achievement
•    Group Practices, Health-Systems, Health Care Corporations
•    Voluntary Health Agencies, Non-profit Organizations, Associations, Government Agencies and Public/Private Partnerships

To nominate a potential award recipient, please fill out the 2016 nomination form. The APhA Foundation also welcomes and encourages self-nominations. More information about the Pinnacle Awards criteria and award categories can be found at

All nominations are due by Sunday, June 19th at 11:59 pm PDT. The winners will be recognized during the 2016 Pinnacle Awards ceremony at APhA headquarters on September 19, 2016. 

About the American Pharmacists Association Foundation
The APhA Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., is a trusted source of research demonstrating how pharmacists can improve health care. The APhA Foundation’s mission is to improve people’s health through pharmacists’ patient care services. The APhA Foundation is affiliated with the American Pharmacists Association, the national professional society of pharmacists in the U.S. For more information, please visit the APhA Foundation website Follow the APhA Foundation on Twitter and Facebook for the latest updates.