At this time, I vow to devote my professional life to the
service of all humankind through the profession of pharmacy.
I will consider the welfare of humanity and relief of human
suffering my primary concerns.
I will apply my knowledge, experience, and skills to the best of
my ability to assure optimal drug therapy outcomes for the patients
I will keep abreast of developments and maintain professional
competency in my profession of pharmacy.
I will maintain the highest principles of moral, ethical, and
I will embrace and advocate change in the profession of pharmacy
that improves patient care.
I take these vows voluntarily with the full realization of the
responsibility with which I am entrusted by the public.
Developed by the
American Pharmaceutical Association Academy of Students of
Pharmacy/ American Association of Colleges of
Council of Deans (APhA-ASP/AACP-COD) Task Force on Professionalism;
June 26, 1994.