National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
Public Comments for Events Organized by the FTC's Economic Liberty Task Force
On behalf of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), the attached letter is being submitted to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and its Economic Liberty Task Force in preparation of its July 27, 2017 meeting in Washington, DC. NABP is the independent, international, and impartial association that assists its member boards and jurisdictions in developing, implementing, and enforcing uniform standards for the purpose of protecting the public health. NABP is the only professional association that represents the state boards of pharmacy in all 50 United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, the Bahamas, New Zealand, and ten Canadian provinces. Founded in 1904, NABP aims to ensure the public's health and safety through our pharmacist license transfer and competence assessment programs.