Organizations endorsing the concept of tobacco-free pharmacies
(As noted in the disclaimer, mentioning of an organization below does not necessarily mean that it has reviewed or endorsed this website).
On January 23, 2011, the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education adopted a significant revision of its Accreditation Standards and Guidelines for the Professional Program in Pharmacy Leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. Effective February 14, 2011, the new guidelines mean that pharmacy students should no longer be assigned for any educational experiences to chain drugstores such as Walgreens, Rite‑Aid, or CVS, where cigarettes are sold and prominently displayed.
American Lung Association in New York
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
KS Hudmon and RL Corelli. ASHP Therapeutic Position Statement on the Cessation of Tobacco Use. Am J Health Syst Pharm February 1, 2009 66:291-307; doi:10.2146/ajhp070303
American Public Health Association