The mission of MPA is to serve members by providing support, advocacy and resources that ultimately improve patient care, safety, health, and the practice of pharmacy.
MPA, as the leader of pharmacy professionals in Michigan, is the premier source of professional development, information and practice innovations. Through the active involvement of its diverse members, MPA is an influential force in developing health policy and optimizing patient health, safety, and medication management.
MPA membership is comprised of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who practice in different areas of pharmacy, as well as student pharmacists.
Member Practice Areas
Member Gender Demographics
- Community pharmacists: 37 percent
- Student pharmacists: 19 percent
- Health-system pharmacists: 24 percent
- Other (associate members, etc.): 5 percent
- Pharmacy technicians: 9 percent
- Consultant pharmacists: 6 percent
Member Age Demographics
- Female: 48 percent
- Male: 52 percent
Please note that not all members designate a practice area or supply their gender and age information. Based on 2018 data.
- Ages 20-39: 34.4 percent
- Ages 40-49: 13.8 percent
- Ages 50-69: 39.3 percent
- Ages 70+: 12.5 percent