Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is SDPharmNet™?

The San Diego Pharmacist Resource and Research Network is a practice-based research network in San Diego, California, whose goal is to generate new knowledge through research and translate research into practice. Together with UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, the network members collaborate in practice-based research. With the collaboration, the network strives to provide information and practice tools for its members to improve quality and safety of medication use.

2. How can I become a member of SDPharmNet™?

As a pharmacist interested in stepping into collaborative research, we encourage you to fill out the online form listed under the Membership tab above, or just click the link below:

Registration Form

3. Is there a membership fee?

Becoming a member of SDPharmNet is complimentary for pharmacy professionals who are interested in collaborations and have completed our registration form.

4. What are the benefits of becoming a member?

The potential benefits for SDPharmNet members include the following:

  • Propose and participate in practice-based research
  • Network and collaborate with other pharmacists and researchers
  • Receive information updates from research projects about best practices of medication therapy management, collaborative practice, and quality improvement
  • Opportunities for research training
  • Increase quality and safety of medication use provided to patients

5. If I have no research experience, am I still qualified to join?

Of course! The network seeks to provide practice-based research opportunities to all pharmacists in all settings. We need pharmacists with practicing experience for research ideas and feasibility feedback. We also need researchers for research methods and expertise.