Leadership and Financial Buzz


Our Sponsor
Leadership Buzz is made possible by the generous sponsorship of Partnership for Safe Medicines. We are very grateful to Shabbir Safdar and his team for their support. 

Target Audience
Residents, fellows, and recent graduates (2017/2018/2019/2020/2021/2022/2023) are invited to join us for personal and leadership development through reading and discussing four diverse books. It is requested that you commit to at least three sessions.

 Leadership Buzz

The NCAP New Practitioner Forum (NPF) will be hosting their annual book club, the "Leadership Buzz" for new practitioners who have graduated in the past 7 years (2017-2023)! Virtual sessions will be facilitated by pharmacy leaders across the state. *NCAP will waive book fees (via Amazon e-gift cards) to a limited number of NPF members who sign-up first and commit to at least 3 of the 4 sessions*

This year, 4 diverse books will be discussed:

Thursday - Date 10/5/23 - Time 4-5 PM
Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals by Oliver Burkeman
Discussion led by: Scott Brewster, PharmD, BCACP, AAHIVP
Pharmacy Manager Outpatient 340B, Atrium Health

Thursday - Date 11/2/23 - Time 6-7 PM
Patients Come Second by Paul Spiegelman and Britt Berrett
Discussion led by: Evan Drake, PharmD, CPP 
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy and Zone Coordinator, Wingate University School of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacist, Foothills Medical Associates 

Tuesday - Date 2/27/24 - Time 6-7 PM
Permission to Care: Building a Healthcare Culture That Thrives in Chaos by Cory Jenks
Discussion led by: Sarah Kokosa, PharmD, MHA, CPP
Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner - Endocrinology, Duke Endocrinology Clinic

Tuesday - Date 4/9/24 - Time 5-6 PM
Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
Discussion led by: Killian Rodgers, PharmD, MS

If you have any questions, please email New Practitioner Forum Chair, Anita Yang at [email protected]

Financial Buzz

Details Coming Soon



Members Only - No Cost


Thursday, 10/5/23 4-5 PM
Thursday, 11/2/23 6-7 PM
Tuesday, 2/27/24 6-7 PM
Tuesday, 4/9/24 5-6 PM

Details Coming Soon