Councils, Committees, Task Forces

Councils, Committees, and Task Forces

TSHP’s six councils and their assigned committees and task forces initiate policies and develop programs to advance pharmacy practice and serve TSHP members.

The Communications Council shall be responsible for the dissemination of information to the membership and to the general public through regular Society publications and other media; communications with affiliated chapters and to members living in areas of the state without an organized chapter; and any other related activities identified by the Board of Directors.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • TSHP Interact Committee
  • Social Media Committee
  • TJHP Editorial Advisory Board
The Education Affairs Council shall be responsible for coordinating all continuing education functions sponsored or conducted by the Society. This shall include guidance and assistance in programming and funding the Society’s educational and training activities, including the Annual Seminar, other forms of continuing education, or other related activities that may be identified by the Board of Directors.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • ACPE Review Committee
  • Annual Seminar Committee
  • Certificate Program Committee
  • Competition Committee
  • Online Education Committee
  • Specialty Seminar Committee
  • Ambulatory Care Specialty Seminar Task Force
  • ED/Trauma Specialty Seminar Task Force
  • Hematology/Oncology Specialty Seminar Task Force
  • Medication History Certificate Program Task Force
  • Transitions of Care Certificate Program Task Force
The Membership Development Council shall be responsible for membership recruitment and retention and development of services to benefit members and enhance the value of the TSHP membership investment.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • Community Service Committee
  • Member Recruitment & Retention Committee
  • Membership Engagement Committee
The Council on Organizational Affairs shall be responsible for review and maintenance of the Society’s governing documents, gathering and organizing documents for Society archives; oversee the balloting for all elections; identification and recognition of outstanding members throughout the State and any other related activities identified by the Board of Directors.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • Awards Review Committee
  • Credentialing Committee
  • Residency Excellence Award Committee
The Professional Affairs Council shall be responsible for professional and scientific matters including the development and improvement of the professional practice of pharmacy in organized healthcare settings; the development of standards and related materials; and any other related activities identified by the Board of Directors.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • Clinical Practice Committee
  • Informatics Committee
  • Innovation Committee
  • Leadership Academy Committee
  • Payment for Clinical Services Committee
The Public Affairs and Advocacy Council shall be responsible for review and interpretation of proposed and potential legislation and actual changes in laws, rules, and regulations affecting public health and pharmacy practice; developing proposed positions on legislation and regulations for the Society; motivating member participation in support of the organization's state and federal legislative agendas; educating members about the importance of public policy advocacy and work through the political action committee (PAC); and any other related activities identified by the Board of Directors.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • Federal Affairs Committee
  • Grassroots Advocacy Committee
  • Legislative Affairs Committee
  • Regulatory Affairs Committee
  • TSHP PAC Board
Board-assigned committees assist the TSHP Board of with their assigned duties and responsibilities.

Assigned Committees and Task Forces:
  • Executive Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Nominating Committee

 

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