American Association of Psychiatric Pharmacists

Mission and Vision

The AAPP Student Chapter formerly known as CPNP will exist to encourage all student pharmacists to become more knowledgeable about AAPP and the profession of psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy by:

  • Providing opportunities for student participation in the decision-making process of the profession
  • Encouraging student attendance at chapter and national AAPP meetings
  • Increasing student awareness of current issues facing the psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy profession by means of programs, meetings, speakers, etc
  • Making information related to psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy practice readily available to all student pharmacists and to support their pursuits in these areas
  • Promoting dedication to excellence in patient care, research, and education

To encourage the development of all student pharmacists into knowledgeable and competent health care professionals by providing opportunities to: 

  • Understand the unique needs of the individual living with psychiatric and/or neurologic illness.
  • Develop leadership capabilities by holding elected offices or by serving on committees.

Chapter Fees

  • Student chapter fee: $10
  • National chapter fee: $35

2022-2023 Officers

  • President: Maddy Jaramillo
  • President-Elect: Nick Meyers
  • Secretary: Kayla Junior
  • Treasurer: Jenna Campbell
  • VP of Membership and Fundraising: Maya Parra
  • NAMI Liaison: Jose Dominguez
  • Educational Coordinator: Lola Botero
  • Phoenix Liaison: Sabrina Lamere

National Organization

American Association of Psychiatric Pharmacists
Learn more about The CPNP Perspective

Faculty Adviser

Nina Vadiei, PharmD