APhA Nuclear Pharmacy SIG

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Nuclear Pharmacy Practice Special Interest Group (SIG) is the association home for nuclear pharmacists.  The APhA provides a strong voice and regulatory support for nuclear pharmacy practice.  All nuclear pharmacists are encouraged to become a member of APhA.

Link to the APhA Nuclear Pharmacy SIG website


APhA Nuclear SIG Leadership       (Link to apply for SIG Coordinator)

Coordinator:  Wendy Galbraith, PharmD, BCNP

Coordinator-elect:  Ashley Mishoe, PharmD, BCNP

APhA President 2018:  Nicki Hilliard, PharmD, BCNP, FAPhA

APhA-APPM Executive Committee Member-at-Large: David Barnes, RPh, BCNP


APhA Nuclear Pharmacy SIG Committees:

APhA-APPM Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG Education Committee
Provide CPE activities to maintain and enhance nuclear pharmacy and molecular imaging competencies. Organize Annual Meeting programming via identification of session moderators and contributed paper reviewers.
Chair: Dao Le
Co-Chair: Ashley Mishoe

APhA-APPM Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG Awards/Nominations Committee
Solicit nominations for candidates and hold annual elections for the SIG Co-Chair position. Actively engaging and supporting nominations for APhA-wide and Nuclear SIG-specific awards.
Chair: Kara Weatherman 
Co-Chair: Duann Thistlethwate

APhA-APPM Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG Regulatory Affairs Committee
Create and promote a clear identity for our regulatory efforts within APhA. To help shape the regulatory environment and policy using the expertise of members.
Chair: Wendy Galbraith
Co-Chair: Jim Velez

APhA-APPM Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG Professional Affairs Committee
Develop position statements on matters that impact the practice of nuclear pharmacy, as appropriate. Develop guides that represent a uniformity of practice standards for nuclear pharmacy practice.
Chair: Garcia Simon-Clarke
Co-Chair: Kristina Wittstrom

APhA-APPM Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG New Practitioner Committee
Engage students and new practitioners to nuclear pharmacy specialty via newsletters and electronic media. Encourage awareness and involvement through nuclear rotation listings and Board Certification study groups.
Chair: Lauren Kelbe
Co-Chair Jessica Comstock

APhA Annual Meetings are a great networking and educational opportunity.  Each year 15 hours of ACPE credit is awarded for nuclear pharmacy programming.

APhA2018    Nashville, TN   March 16-19, 2018

APhA2019    Seattle, WA   March 22-25, 2019

APhA2020   Washington DC   March 24-27, 2020