Affiliate Chapter Public Relations Recognition Program
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The Affiliate Chapter Public Relations Recognition Program was established to recognize chapters for their efforts in organizing and implementing public relations activities. The chapter with the most innovative or creative event for the year will be awarded.


2018 Recipient

South Bay Long Beach Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Past Recipients
  • 2017: South Bay Long Beach Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2016: Diablo Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2015: No Recipient
  • 2014: Diablo Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2013: San Diego Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Honorable Mention: South Bay/Long Beach Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2012: Golden Empire Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2011: South Bay/Long Beach Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2010: CSHP – Central Valley
  • 2009: CSHP – Central Valley
  • 2008: Orange County Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2007: Sacramento Valley Society of Health-System Pharmacists

The time frame for qualifying public relations programs will be from June 1 to May 31 annually.

  • Selection of the award will be made by vote of the CSHP Board of Directors.
  • The winning chapter will be notified by August 15.
  • Criteria: The goals of the Public Relations award are to:
    • Increase the public awareness and value of pharmacy practice
    • Actively promote the strategic plan of CSHP
    • The measures of success can include:
      • Summary of audience reached
      • Survey results
      • Positive literature citations
    • Number of CSHP members participating.
    • Community service projects are acceptable as long as the goals of this award are met.
    • All Regional Chapter and Student affiliates are eligible.
    • Awards may be given to an ongoing program. A new program is not necessary.

The annual deadline is June 1st. 


The winning chapter of the recognition program will be recognized in InfoSource, on the website, at Seminar during Opening Session where a perpetual plaque will be presented, and will be awarded the equivalent of one full-member early Seminar registration. Additionally, the winning chapter’s president or public relations chair will present their program during the PR-Focused ACP Meeting.

Contact Dianne Coker, Chapter Relations Liaison, at or call our office at 916-447-1033.
Application & Submission


California Society of Health-System Pharmacists
1314 H Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814
Office: (916) 447-1033
Fax: (916) 447-2396
Hours: M-F 8:00am – 5:00pm