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The Foundation is gearing up for our Year-End Campaign. This year to date, $20,697 has been donated by 228 people. We thank all of our donors for their generous support! Our goal for 2019 is to raise $40,000. Will you help us reach our goal? The Foundation continues to support student travel awards to the Annual Meeting and research that benefits the care of individuals with mental disorders. With your contribution, we can all make a significant difference in the lives of those to whom we have each dedicated our careers. Read more.
The CPNP Foundation is proud to announce the continued funding of student registration and travel grants to CPNP’s Annual Meeting. Thanks to CPNP Foundation donors, the number of grants available for CPNP 2020 has increased to 25 student scholarships to support student attendance at the 2020 Annual Meeting, April 26-29 in Dallas, Texas! The online application portal is open, and all applications are due January 15, 2020. Read more.
Applications are currently being accepted for 2019 Defining the Future Research Grants! This is an excellent opportunity for students and residents to gain exposure and to improve the care of patients with psychiatric and neurologic disorders. Up to four grants of $1500 will be awarded to support the projects of the selected individuals or groups. Grant applications must be submitted through the online application portal by 11:59 p.m. Central Time, August 31, 2019. Read more.
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your CPNP Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to CPNP Foundation as your favorite charitable organization. This is free money, and every little bit counts! Read more.
The CPNP Foundation’s bequest program offers a chance to start building your legacy now, whether you’re 25, 95, or anywhere in between. By committing to a Legacy Gift, your values are on full display. Although the CPNP Foundation does not receive any money upfront, this action tells your friends, family, and your colleagues that the future of psychiatric pharmacy is important and that you are committed to the profession and to the improvement of patient care. Death is unpredictable, and people are going to remember you for the legacy you built during your life. Read more.
The CPNP Foundation is proud to once again support the Mental Health First Aid Pre-Meeting Workshop at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches participants how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This training will be offered at the Hyatt Regency Dallas April 25-26, 2020, and registration will open soon. Read more.
The CPNP Foundation enjoys recognizing donors who exemplify the values of the Foundation through their dedication and commitment to meeting the needs of patients living with psychiatric and neurologic disorders and their families. In this issue of Kaleidoscope, we feature Joshua Holland, PharmD, BCPP. Read more.