Available Until 6/29/2025

The Ups and Downs of Pharmacist Career Ladders

ACPE Number: 0204-0000-22-070-H04-P
Content Release Date: 6/29/2022
Expiration Date: 6/29/2025
Activity Type: Knowledge-based
CE Credits: 1.0
Activity Fee: Members - Free / Nonmembers - N/A


This activity is a recording from a live webinar and those that claim credit for the live webinar should not claim credit for this activity.

Activity Overview

Please join us for an introduction to pharmacists' career ladders, including their impact and benefits. This session will additionally outline pharmacist career ladders from four different institutions while providing insight into barriers and strategies for success with implementation. 

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

This activity was planned to meet the educational needs of both pharmacy management and front-line pharmacy workforce members to learn about existing pharmacist career ladders, benefits, and implementation strategies. 

After completing this activity, the learner should be able to: 

1. Discuss the benefits of pharmacist career ladders.  

2. Describe the elements included in pharmacist career ladders. 

3. Identify barriers and strategies for success in implementation of pharmacist career ladders. 

* Introduction
* Presentation
* Q&A

Calvin Ice, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP
Clinical Pharmacy Services Supervisor
Spectrum Health
Grand Rapids, MI

Hai Tran, PharmD, BCPS
Associate Director of Phamacy
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Megan Corrigan, PharnD, MPH, BCPS
Director of Pharmacy
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
Downers Grove, IL

Laura Butkievich, PharmD, MHA, MSHI, BCPS, BCACP
System Pharmacy Clinical Manager
University of Missouri Healthcare
Columbia, MO

Alifiya Hyderi, PharmD BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

No one in control of the content of this activity has a relevant financial relationship (RFR) with an ineligible company.

As defined by the Standards of Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education definition of ineligible company. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated prior to the CPE activity.

Methods and CE Requirements

This activity consists of recordings of faculty slides presentations, active learning activities, discussion, and handouts. Participants must participate in the activity in its entirety to claim continuing pharmacy education credit online at ASHP Learning Center. Follow the prompts online to complete the evaluation, claim credit and view the statement of credit immediately after completing the activity. Per ACPE requirements, CPE credit must be claimed within 60 days of being earned. Once you have processed and claimed your CE credit, we encourage you to check your NABP eProfile account to verify your credits were transferred successfully before the ACPE 60-day deadline. It is an electronic direct-report process so your credits should appear in your account within a few minutes. After the 60 day deadline, ASHP will no longer be able to report your credit(s) for this activity.