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September 1st

PFA Annual Meeting

Louisville Marriott

Louisville, KY

September 7th

Labor Day Central Office Closed

Richardson,TX

Richardson,TX

September 11th

Southeast Province Fall 2015 Meeting

Delta Omega

Savannah, GA

September 12th

Gainesville Graduate Chapter Installation

Savannah, GA

September 25th

Great Lakes Province Fall 2015 Assembly

The Westin in Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

October 1st

MASK Articles Deadline

October 10th

NCPA Annual Meeting

Gaylord National Resort

National Harbor, MD



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Welcome to

Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity

The oldest and largest professional pharmacy fraternity in the world.

Kappa Psi was founded on May 30, 1879 in New Haven, Connecticut, and currently there are 155 chapters (90 Collegiate and 65 Graduate chapters), more than six thousand collegiate members, and over eighty seven thousand graduate members across the United States, Canada, and the Bahamas.


The objectives of Kappa Psi include:

To conduct a professional fraternal organization for the mutual benefit of its members;

To develop industry, sobriety, and fellowship;

To foster high ideals, scholarship, and pharmaceutical research;

To support all projects which will advance the profession of pharmacy and to actively participate in them;

To inspire in its members a deep and lasting pride in their Fraternity and in the profession of pharmacy;

To render such other services to its members and its profession feasible and in accordance with the constitution and bylaws of the Fraternity.

 

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Fraternity News and Notes

Master Preceptors Recognized for Dedication to Experiential Education By AACP - Read More

The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy has recognized two Kappa Psi brothers as master preceptors for their dedication and commitment to excellence in experiential education and professional practice. Preceptors supervise student pharmacist-interns in a clinical setting, and play a critical role in shaping a student’s future career through teaching and mentoring. The second cohort of the AACP Master Preceptor Recognition Program will receive a $500 honorarium—to attend additional preceptor training or a pharmacy professional meeting to continue preceptor development—a certificate of recognition, complimentary AACP membership, and national acknowledgment from AACP and other pharmacy associations.

Congratulations to

· Deanna McDanel, Pharm.D., The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy

· Christopher L. Greer, B.S.Pharm., Washington State University College of Pharmacy

Dr John Murphy Honored by AACP - Read More

John E. Murphy, Pharm.D., of The University of Arizona, will receive the Robert K. Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award recognizing his outstanding achievements as an educator and mentor, his innovations in the classroom, and his overall impact on pharmacy education and the profession. Dr Murphy has been the GCD at Gamma Upsilon for many years and a winner of the prestigious Kappa Psi Richard Bliss award in 2005.

57th GRAND COUNCIL CONVENTION - Read More

To register for the Grand Council Convention please go to:  

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If you have further quesions please contact :

 
Central Office      centraloffice@kappapsi.org  or    Grand Vice Regent Radhakrishnan    lradha15@gmail.com

GCC Chapter Travel Reimbursments - Read More
Chapter Name Home City   Airport Code 2015 DEN
Epsilon Minneapolis,MN   MSP $295.00
Theta Richmond,Va   RIC $490.00
Iota Charleston,Sc   CHS $535.00
Mu Boston,Ma   BOS $527.00
Nu Storrs, Ct   HFD $533.00
Xi Columbus,Oh   CMH $469.00
Pi West Lafayette,In   IND $476.00
Rho Lawrence,Kn   MCI $331.00
Sigma Baltimore,Md.   BWI $499.00
Upsilon Lexington,Ky   LEX $667.00
Chi  Chicago,Il   ORD/MDW $394.00
Psi Memphis,Tn   MEM $399.00
Beta Gamma San Francisco,Ca   SFO $371.00
Beta Epsilon Kingston,RI   PVD $592.00
Beta Eta Morgantown,Wv   MGW $679.00
Beta Kappa Pittsburgh,Pa   PIT $454.00
Beta Lambda Toledo,Oh   TOL $512.00
Beta Nu Omaha,Nb   OMA $310.00
Beta Xi Chapel Hill,Nc   RDU $470.00
Beta Omicron Seattle,Wa   SEA $236.00
Beta Pi Pulman,Wa   PUW $351.00
Beta Rho Oxford,Ms   MEM $399.00
Beta Sigma Fargo,Nd   FAR $555.00
Beta Upsilon Indianapolis,In   IND $476.00
Beta Phi Cincinnatti,Oh   CVG $532.00
Beta Chi Des Moines,Ia   DSM $381.00
Beta Psi Madison,Wi   MSN $532.00
Beta Omega Philadelphia,Pa   PHL $398.00
Gamma Delta Ada,Oh   CMH $461.00
Gamma Epsilon Omaho,Nb   OMA $310.00
Gamma Zeta Birmingham,Al   BHM $540.00
Gamma Eta Missoula,Mt   MSO $421.00
Gamma Theta Kansas City,Mo   MCI $331.00
Gamma Kappa Brookings,Sd   FSD $467.00
Gamma Lambda Boston,Ma   BOS $527.00
Gamma Nu Stockton,Ca   SMF $385.00
Gamma Xi Columbia,Sc   CAE $528.00
Gamma Omicron Oklahoma City,Ok   OKC $350.00
Gamma Pi St. Louis, Mo   STL $352.00
Gamma Rho Albuquerque,Nm   ABQ $355.00
Gamma Sigma Gainesville,Fl   GNV $525.00
Gamma Upsilon Tuscon,Az   TUS $329.00
Gamma Phi Athens,Ga   ATL $421.00
Gamma Chi Big Rapids.Mi   GRR $559.00
Gamma Psi Atlanta,Ga   ATL $421.00
Gamma Omega Little Rock,Ar   LIT $410.00
Delta Beta Weatherfrord,Ok   OKC $350.00
Delta Gamma Auburn,Al   ATL $421.00
Delta Delta Houston,Tx   IAH/HOU $344.00
Delta Epsilon Pittsburgh,Pa   PIT $454.00
Delta Zeta Iowa City,Ia   DSM $381.00
Delta Eta New Orleans,La   MSY $348.00
Delta Theta Houston,Tx   IAH/HOU $344.00
Delta Iota Tallahassee,Fl   TLH $587.00
Delta Kappa Washington,DC   DCA $533.00
Delta Lambda Buies Creek, Nc   RDU $470.00
Delta Mu Victoria,BC,Canada   YVR $455.00
Delta Nu Downers Grove,Il   ORD/MDW $394.00
Delta Xi Winchester,Va   IAD $455.00
Delta Omicron Wilkes-Barre,Pa   AVP $568.00
Delta Pi Amarillo,Tx   AMA $489.00
Delta Rho Ft.Lauderdale, Fl   FLL $359.00
Delta Sigma Glendale,Az   PHX $198.00
Delta Tau Henderson,Nv   LAS $226.00
Delta Upsilon West Palm Beach,Fl   PBI $558.00
Delta Phi La Jolla,Ca   SAN $345.00
Delta Chi Portland, Me   PWM $691.00
Delta Psi Duluth,Mn   DLH $646.00
Delta Omega Savannah,Ga   SAV $598.00
Epsilon Beta San Antionio,Tx   SAT $407.00
Epsilon Gamma Pamona,Ca   LAX $275.00
Epsilon Delta Oakwood,Va   TRI $577.00
Epsilon Epsilon Kingsville,Tx   CRP $458.00
Epsilon Zeta Johnson City,Tn   TRI $577.00
Epsilon Eta  Bradenton,Fl   SRQ $631.00
Epsilon Theta Louisville,Ky   SDF $501.00
Epsilon Iota Rancho Cordova,Ca   SMF $355.00
Epsilon Kappa Nashville,Tn   BNA $428.00
Epsilon Lambda Nashville, Tn   BNA $428.00
Epsilon Mu Orlando, Fl   MCO $366.00
Epsilon Nu Eastern Shore,Md   SBY $566.00
Epsilon Xi Hillsboro,Or   PDX $254.00
Epsilon Omicron Buffalo, Ny   BUF $494.00
Epsilon Pi Boise, Id   BOI $325.00
Epsilon Rho Chicago, Il   ORD/MDW $394.00
Epsilon Sigma St. Petersburg,Fl   TPA $334.00
Epsilon Tau Abilene, Tx   ABI $449.00
Epsilon Upsilon Chicago, Il   ORD/MDW $394.00
Epsilon Phi Columbia,Sc   CHS $461.00
Epsilon Chi Salt Lake City, Ut   SLC $209.00
Epsilon Psi Hilo, Hi   ITO $1,045.00
Epsilon Omega North Chicago, IL   ORD/MDW $394.00
Zeta Beta Bangor, Me   BGR $778.00
Zeta Gamma Jacksonville,Fl   JAX $459.00
Zeta Delta Tampa, Fl   TPA $334.00
Zeta Epsilon Rootsville, Oh   CLE $444.00
Zeta Zeta New York, NY   LAG $434.00
Zeta Eta Denver, CO   DEN $0.00
Zeta Theta Mequon, WI   MKE $406.00
Zeta Iota Hartford CN   HDF $534.00
Zeta Kappa Huntington, WV   HTS $661.00
Zeta Lambda Ft. Worth, TX   DFX $311.00
Zeta Mu Springfield, MO   SGF $556.00
Zeta Nu New York, NY   LAG $434.00
Mu Omicron Pi Detroit,Mi   DTW $404.00

 

2014 GCD Award Winners - Read More

Grand Council Deputy Outstanding Achievement Award

Chris Miller – Beta Kappa

 

Grand Council Deputy Certificates of Excellence (in alphabetical order)

Nick Au – Beta Omicron

Riccardo Boni – Delta Epsilon

Chris Charles – Sigma

Vincent Dorset – Epsilon Upsilon

Abraham Duncan – Gamma Phi

Eric Gupta – Epsilon Gamma

Robert Mancini – Epsilon Pi

Harry Patrick Marcelin – Epsilon Mu

John Pietkiewicz – Epsilon Omicron

Louis Williams – Delta Delta

2015 A. Richard Bliss, Jr. Grand Council Citation of Appreciation Award Winner - Read More

It is my pleasure to announce the 2015 winner of the A. Richard Bliss, Jr. Grand Council Citation of Appreciation.  Brother L.B.Brown is an initiate of the Gamma Nu Chapter at University of the Pacific and his devotion to the Fraternity and to the profession of Pharmacy is indeed insirational.. We will honor Brother Brown at Kappa Psi's Reception at APhA on March 28, 2015

Eric Gupta

Grand Regent

Newest Kappa Psi Collegiate Chapter- Zeta Lambda - Read More

Brothers,

It is my pleasure to announce the chartering of the Zeta Lambda Chapter of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity at the University of North Texas School of Pharmacy. The chartering ceremony took place May 9, 2105 at the University of North Texas HSC in Ft. Worth,Texas. Please welcome our newest chapter into the ranks of Kappa Psi. Feel free to send congratulations.

 
Eric Gupta
Grand Regent
Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity
2013-2015

 

Newest Kappa Psi Graduate Chapter- South Carolina Upstate - Read More

Brothers

It is my pleasure to announce the chartering of the South Carolina Upstate Graduate Chapter of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc in . The Chartering Ceremony took place on April 25. 2015  in Greenville, SC. followed by a pig picking feast.  Lets welcome them into the ranks of Graduate chapters.
 
Eric Gupta
Grand Regent

 

 

2014 Foundation Scholarship Winners - Read More


                                                             

                            Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Foundation

                               

Since 1995, Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Foundation, Inc. has awarded 148 scholarships to deserving Kappa Psi brothers, totaling $194,000.  A total of 50 chapters have had at least one brother receive a scholarship thus far.  This year’s 9 scholarship recipients are listed below along with each of their chapter affiliations.

 

2014 Kappa Psi Foundation

Scholarships Winners

 

 

Haylee Brodersen Gamma Kappa

Julie Bucek Chi

Jacqueline Chorzempa  Beta Chi

Timmy Do  Epsilon Mu

Madison Edwards  Beta Eta

Brittany Mani  Delta Kappa

Bella Mogaka  Epsilon Eta

Kayla Reesor  Delta Upsilon

Jessica Rodriguez  Delta Omega

Allyson Thrall  Delta Delta

 

 

2014 Graduate Chapter Awards - Read More

 

 

2014  Top Ten Graduate Chapters of the Year

1 St. Louis

2  Illinois

3  Iowa

4  Orlando

5  Boston

6  Minnesota

7  Pacific

8  Pamona

9  Buffalo

10 Maryland

 

2014 Most Improved Graduate Chapter

Pomona Graduate


2014 Most Innovative Graduate Chapter Activity Award

Illinois Graduate

2014 Collegiate Chapter Awards - Read More

2014 Nicholas W. Fenny Industry Improvement Award

Gamma Kappa

South Dakota State University

 


2014 Frank H. Eby Scholarship Tray Award

Three Way Tie

Beta Xi- University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Delta Omicron - Wilkes University

Epsilon Nu - University of Maryland-Eastern Shore

 


2014 William R. Smith Most Improved Chapter Award

Epsilon Zeta

East Tennessee State University

 


Top International Chapter in Each Province - 2014

Northeast Province - Beta Epsilon - University of Rhode Island

Mid-America Province - Chi - University of Illinois - Chicago

Southwest Province - Epsilon Beta - University of the Incarnate Word

Mountain East - Beta Kappa - University of Pittsburgh

Atlantic Province - Gamma Psi - Mercer University

Great Lakes Province - Beta Phi - University of Cincinnati

Southeast Province - Upsilon Mu - University of Florida - Orlando

Northern Plains Province - Gamma Kappa - South Dakota Staste University

Northwest Province - Epsilon Pi - Idaho State University-Meredian

Pacific West - Epsilon Gamma - Western University of Health Sciences

 


Top 10 International Chapters of 2014

1 Epsilon Gamma - Western University of Health Sciences

2.  Epsilon Mu - University of Florida-Orlando

3.  Epsilon Beta - University of the Incarnate Word

4.  Gamma Psi - Mercer University

5.  Delta Gamma - Auburn University

6.  Beta Epsilon - University of Rhode Island

7.  Epsilon Eta - LECOM Bradenton School of Pharmacy

8.  Bet Phi - University of Cincinnati

9.  Gamma Delta - Ohio Northern University

10.Gamma Phi -  University of Georgia

2013 -2015 Executive Committee - Read More

Grand Regent - Eric Gupta grandregent@kappapsi.org

Grand Vice Regent - Latha Radhakrishnan   grandviceregent@kappapsi.org

Grand Counselor - Robert Mancini   grandcounselor@kappapsi.org

Grand Historian - Christy Askew  grandhistorian@kappapsi.org

Grand Ritualist - Harry Marcelin  grandritualist@kappapsi.org

Graduate Member at Large - Jason Milton  gmatlarge@kappapsi.org

Collegiate Member at Large - Grant McGuffey  collatlarge@kappapsi.org

Past Grand Regent - Kali Weaver  imedpastgr@kappapsi.org

Executive Director - Johnny W. Porter   centraloffice@kappapsi.org

     Kappa Psi Pharmaceutival Fraternity

     2060 N. Collins Blvd., Suite 128

     Richardson, TX 75080-2657

      972-479-1879

 

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