2021 ASPL Committees and Objectives

 

Committee and Co-Chair Duties (click to review and complete form)

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Sponsorship Committee

This committee works with the Board of Directors to maintain the fiscal strength and integrity of ASPL by managing and coordinating fundraising for ASPL including conference sponsorships and honoraria for designated awards presented by ASPL.

Nick Gonzales, Co-Chair
Lee Rosebush, Co-Chair
Mark Boesen
Steve Gray
Ryan Hatfield
Joseph McHale
Jerry Moore
Eugene O'Donnell
Elizabeth O'Keeffe
Edward Rickert

1. Obtain sponsorship funds for ASPL Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII in the amount of $50,000.
2. Identify new potential ways for sponsors to participate in ASPL.
3. Review benefits of sponsorship at each level for ASPL and other similar organizations.  Provide Board with recommendations that align ASPL with similar organizations.
4. Obtain funding for the Larry M. Simonsmeier Writing Award.  


Program and Education Committee

This committee has three subcommittees each with their specific charges.

Education Subcommittee:
This Subcommittee plans the educational content of ASPL conferences in close coordination with the other sub-committees.  Committee reviews proposed submissions and selects final presentations.  Committee may also recommends topics and recruit faculty.  Committee works with staff to assure faculty meets ASPL submission and CPE/CLE requirements.

Mary Jo Carden, Co-Chair
Archita Patel, Co-Chair

Alexis Adams
Don Bell
Jennell Bilek
Laura Carpenter
Luke Daniel
Nick Gonzales
Anthony Gray
Kim Grinston
Lori Hensic
Eileen Lewinski
Debbie Mack
Justin Macy
Jennifer Mallon
Michael Moné
Todd Nova
Mike Simko

2021 Webinar/Roundtable Subcommittee Members
Nicole Burgmeier
Ben DiMarco
Joseph Fielder
Keith Gibson
Gregory Kaupp
Debbie Mack
Natalia Mazina
Steffanie Mathewson
Tami Millner
Sweta Patel
Amy Poe
Marina Plotkin
Rodney Richmond
Lee Rosebush
Chris Smith
Kristin Villa
Andy York
Anne Marie Youlio

1. Plan educational programming for ASPL Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII in 2021. 
2. Plan educational programming for pharmacy law track for the annual APhA meeting in 2022. 
3. Plan educational programming for any other conferences in which ASPL may participate.
4. Ensure that all educational programming complies with continuing education requirements as identified by CE providers.
5. Review Cadmium process for collecting abstracts, speaker info and mobile app and make recommendations for improvements.
6. Identify potential new ways to reach ASPL members and others on programming offered by ASPL.  This content might include an evergreen webinar or a video that provides useful information on current topics related to law and policy. 
7. Select webinar topics & selection of speakers for quarterly presentations.

Pharmacy Law Educators Subcommittee:

This subcommittee plans the educational content of the Pharmacy Law Educators portion of ASPL conferences in close coordination with the other subcommittees and staff.  It recommends topics and recruits faculty.  Committee works with Staff to assure faculty meets ASPL submission and CPE/CLE requirements.

John Jones, Co-Chair
Ettie Rosenberg, Co-Chair
Rachel Barenie
Jennell Bilek
Brian Gallagher
Cynthia Hall
Henry Hine
Christopher Jadoch
Geoffrey Mospan
Rodney Richmond
Jim Ruble

Robert Stein
Kristin Villa

1. Plan, recruit and oversee the presentation of the Pharmacy-Law Educators session at the Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII. 
2. Work with Webinar/Roundtable Subcommittee to create 2-3 roundtables for ASPL members.
3. Update a list of each person who teaches pharmacy law in every U.S. school of pharmacy.
4. Compile and distribute results of 2018 benchmarking survey.

Scholarship Subcommittee:

This subcommittee coordinates the review and selection of recipients of ASPL’s various awards programs.

Jerry Musheno, Chair
Dick Abood
David Bobb
Anthony Gray
Frank Palumbo
William Stilling
Gregory Yan

1. Review manner in which the opportunity to apply for the Larry M. Simonsmeier Writing Award, the Fink Family Scholarship, and the Ken Baker Memorial Student Scholarship are communicated.  Recommend ways to increase the reach of communication (e.g. send to law schools).
2. Select recipient for Larry M. Simonsmeier Writing Award to be awarded at the Annual Meeting/Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII.
3. Select recipient for 2021 Fink Family Scholarship to be awarded at the Annual Meeting/Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII
4. Select recipient for 2021 Fink Founder Award to be awarded at the Annual Meeting/Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII.
5. Select recipient for 2021 Ken Baker Memorial Student Scholarship to be awarded at the Annual Meeting/Developments in Pharmacy Law Seminar XXXII.

Communications, Member Relations and Marketing Committee

This committee oversees ASPL’s publications, website, membership marketing, member services and outreach to other organizations.

Erin Albert, Co-Chair
Mike Simko, Co-Chair
Ben DiMarco
Ronald Friedman
Anthony Gray
Blake Griese
Greg Kaupp
Natalia Mazina
Eugene O'Donnell
Katea Ravega
Larry Selkow
Monet Stanford
Kristin Villa
Jon Wallace
Andy York

1. Review and propose updates to membership brochure and ASPL website as needed.
2. Assist editor with RX Ipsa Loquitur and Pharma Law E-News by identifying potential articles/topics.
3. Review marketing plan to increase membership by identifying new groups of attorneys and pharmacists for recruitment (e.g., in-house compliance officers, enforcement attorneys such as assistant attorneys general, teachers of pharmacy law).
4. Review current member services to assess their value.
5. Identify potential new member service(s) to increase understanding and engagement of pharmacy law and practice.
6. Coordinate outreach efforts to establish positive relationships with similar organizations.

 

Finance and Audit Committee

This committee oversees ASPL’s financial filing requirements and proposes financial policies as needed.  Oversee the Ken Baker Memorial Student Scholarship Endowment Fund.

David Bobb, Co-Chair
Marty Dix, Co-Chair
James Boyd
Laura Carpenter
Denise Grank
Henry Hine

1. Insure 2020 audit is completed in a timely manner.
2. Insure 990 Taxes are filed in a timely manner.
3. Update financial reserve and investment policies as needed.
4. Review the endowment fund monies received on a quarterly basis.  
5. Update the endowment fund policies as needed.
6. Provide an annual report to the Board on the endowment fund.

Editorial Board

The Board reviews and creates content for the monthly ASPL newsletters.

William E. Fassett, PhD, RPh, FAPhA
Joseph L. Fink, III, JD, RPh, FAPhA
Nicholas H. Meza, JD, MPH
Roger N. Morris, JD, RPh