Pharmacy Compounding Foundation

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Investing in pharmacy compounding’s future

Since APC’s inception in 1991, the practice of pharmacy compounding has evolved from an endangered profession to a strong and essential presence in American healthcare. In an effort to continue advancing the practice of pharmacy compounding, APC established a non-profit 501(c)3 educational foundation in 2003. The foundation serves as the charitable arm of APC, providing funding for education and scientific programming and research.

The foundation promotes pharmacy compounding by:

Where we’re pointed

The foundation’s mission is to advance pharmacy compounding practice and the profession for the benefit of patients. Its vision is to enhance patients’ quality of life with compounded medications.

PCF’s goals include:

PCF Governance and Bylaws documents.

Click here to see the 2024 Board of Directors list and their respective terms.


Jennifer L. Burch

PharmD, RPh, FAPC, CDE
Durham, NC

Michael Blaire

Scottsdale, AZ

Lloyd Levidow

Scottsdale, AZ

Joseph P. Navarra

APC Chair (ex-officio)
Woodbury, NY

Scott Brunner

Chief Executive Officer
Auburn, AL

Lisa Everett Andersen

Mission, KS

Liza Chapman

PharmD, FAPhA
Atlanta, GA

Barbara Exum

Glen Allen, VA

Greg Lake

Hideout, UT

Katie Lewis

Lincoln, NE

Robert Nickell

Nubratori RX
Torrance, CA

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Jennifer L. Petska

Circle Pines, MN

Help us assure a bright future for pharmacy compounding

Your contribution to the foundation helps assure pharmacy compounding’s future. The work we do to fund compounding education, research and leadership development has a direct impact on your compounding business and career. Won’t you make a one-time or monthly contribution?

To make your gift, PLEASE CLICK HERE. You may also call the foundation office at (281) 933-8400 or email

Pharmacy Technician Education Grant

The Pharmacy Compounding Foundation is awarding up to ten (10) pharmacy technicians a grant valued at up to $495 to attend the APC, PCF, VCU online 15-hour curriculum The Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Foundations of Pharmacy Compounding“.

All applications must be submitted by June 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT.

All applicants will be notified of the Pharmacy Compounding Foundation’s decision by August 1, 2024.

All technicians awarded the scholarship must complete the curriculum by December 31, 2024.

Apply HERE.  


Student Programs

Explore foundation-funded student scholarship opportunities here.


The foundation relies on volunteer leaders. Our board of directors, and committee members make what we do possible.

If you’re interested in our work, consider volunteering for a committee. Currently the foundation is looking for volunteers for the Education committee. Available seats on the board of directors are announced each fall.

Please email for more information.