About the Journal: A Peer Reviewed Publication of the California Pharmacists Association

Published quarterly by the California Pharmacists Association, this print and digital publication contains information every California pharmacist will want to read. As a special member benefit, CPhA Members receive the print publication.

California Pharmacist, now Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice, has been in continuous publication since 1954 and, to this day, reaches a highly-targeted group of pharmacists and other professionals who make key buying decisions about the profession. Designed to inform, educate, and motivate readers, Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice is filled with clinical information to help readers better serve their patients.

Are You Interested in Being Published or Contributing?

Journal of Contemporary Pharmacy Practice provides content that is clinically-oriented and based on relevant models of practice. In order to achieve content and editorial excellence, the CPhA Editorial Review Committee (ERC) is seeking those who may be interested in authoring articles and/or become peer reviewers. 

The article process from submission to acceptance typically takes three months, but can take anywhere from one to six months depending on peer review. 

To view Author Guidelines, please click here. 
To view Peer Reviewer Guidelines, please click here. 
If you are ready to submit and/or review, please click here to register.

If you have any questions about content, please contact Editor-In-Chief, Karl Hess here:

For technical assistance with the peer review system, please contact (916) 779-4531.

Do you have artwork that you would like to share with your colleagues in pharmacy? The editors are seeking photographs, drawings, or paintings for inclusion in the Journal. The artwork should be high-quality, in digital format, and contain no identifiable people. Please email your submission to If your submission is chosen for inclusion, the editors will contact you.

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