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American Pharmacists Association Foundation Announces New President and Officers

April 18, 2018

American Pharmacists Association Foundation Announces New President and Officers

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association Foundation (APhAF) today announced the 2018-2019 newly elected officers of the Board of Directors.  They were sworn into office at the APhAF Contributors’ Breakfast during the APhA Annual Meeting on March 19, 2018 in Nashville, TN.      

The newly-elected officers: Eleanor M. Vogt, RPh, PhD, President; Megan Tucker, BS, Vice President; and Troy Trygstad, PharmD, MBA, PhD, Treasurer, will serve a one-year term.  Also installed was newly-elected Director, Anjanette Wyatt, PharmD. 

In addition to these individuals, also serving on the APhAF Board of Directors are: Tom Menighan, BSPharm, MBA, ScD(Hon), FAPhA, Secretary; Tim Canning, BS; Laura Carpenter, RPh, JD, LLM; and Steve Simenson, BPharm, FAPhA, DPNP.     

The APhA Foundation thanked Immediate-Past-President Leonard Edloe, M.Div, PharmD, and Past-President Ed Hamilton, PharmD, FAPhA, for excellent service rendered to APhAF and the Pharmacy profession.

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.

About the American Pharmacists Association

The American Pharmacists Association, founded in 1852 as the American Pharmaceutical Association, is a 501 (c)(6) organization, representing 64,000 practicing pharmacists, pharmaceutical scientists, student pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and others interested in advancing the profession. APhA is dedicated to helping all pharmacists improve medication use

and advance patient care and is the first-established and largest association of pharmacists in the United States. For more information, please visit