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Council of Sections 

The Council of Sections (COS) is composed of the administrative officers (chair-elect, chair, immediate past chair) of all academic Sections. The primary focus of the Council is to represent the collective interests of the academic disciplines within pharmacy education to the Association and its Board of Directors (BOD).

 

Craig D. Cox (Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center) Chair
Edward M. DeSimone II (Creighton University) Chair-elect
Timothy J. Ives (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) Immediate Past Chair
Schwanda K. Flowers (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences) Secretary
Jennifer Adams (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy) Staff Liaison
Melinda D. Colon (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy) Staff Liaison

Mission Statement

The mission of the Council of Sections is to represent and advocate for the collective interests of the Sections of the Association. The Council provides leadership to the Sections through policy development and programming. The COS acts through its representatives on the Association's BOD and through efforts to facilitate Section activities that align with the mission and the strategic plan of AACP. 

Specific objectives of the Council include:

  • Represent the collective interests of the Sections of the Association;
  • Advocate for the resolutions and policy proposals brought forward by the individual Sections to the BOD;
  • Coordinate programming for the individual Sections as well as collaborate with the Council of Faculties (COF) and Council of Deans (COD);
  • Coordinate task forces pertaining to the interests of multiple Sections; and
  • Coordinate, communicate and partner with the COF and the COD on selected projects or programs.

 Council of Section Documents

Folder: Committee and Task Force Reports
Committee and Task Force ReportsUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Folder: Council of Sections Interim and Final Reports
Council of Sections Interim and Final ReportsUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Folder: Meeting Agendas and Minutes
Meeting Agendas and MinutesUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Folder: Special Projects and Information
Special Projects and InformationUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
AACP COS Meeting Feb  2014.docx
AACP COS Meeting Feb 2014Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
COS Final Report 2014.pdf
COS Final Report 2014Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
COS Interim Report 0114.docx
COS Interim Report 0114Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
COS Report-Nov 2013.docx
COS Report-Nov 2013Use SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
COS Standing Rules and Procedures.pdf
COS Standing Rules and ProceduresUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Section Creation and Dissolution Guidelines.pdf
Section Creation and Dissolution GuidelinesUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).

 Contact Information

Jennifer L. Adams, Pharm.D.
Director of Student Affairs
703-739-2330 ext. 1024
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