Professor Tim Ives to Chair AACP Board of Sections
Professor Timothy Ives, PharmD, MPH, has been elected as the chair of the Council of Sections for the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and will serve on the AACP board of directors as part of his responsibilities.
The primary focus of the council is to represent the collective interests of the academic disciplines within pharmacy education to the AACP and its board of directors. Ives’ three-year term will officially begin at the 2012 AACP Annual Meeting, which will be held July 14-18 in Kissimmee, Florida.
Ives, who joined the School in 1981, is a faculty member in the Division of Pharmacy Practice and Experiential Education. He is also a clinical pharmacist practitioner at UNC Hospitals’ Ambulatory Care Center, where he manages the Chronic Pain Clinic within the General Medicine Clinic and serves as a preceptor for fourth-year student pharmacists and ambulatory-care residents.
Within the AACP, Ives has served as chair of the Bylaws and Policy Development Committee and recently served as chair of the Section of Teachers of Pharmacy Practice.