Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP)

About SSHP

Established in 1970, the Pennsylvania Society of Health System Pharmacists (PSHP) is one of the largest state affiliate of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. PSHP consists of over 900 members employed throughout the Commonwealth in a variety of practice settings including hospitals, home care agencies, long-term care facilities, ambulatory care facilities, health maintenance organizations, clinics, psychiatric facilities, sub-acute and chronic care facilities, correctional facilities and colleges of pharmacy. Members include pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, students of pharmacy, and representatives of the pharmaceutical industry.

Membership Benefits

The Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP) is the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy’s student affiliate chapter of PSHP and is a nationally recognized ASHP-SSHP organization. The student chapter provides opportunities for students in hospital and clinical pharmacy education, residency and job preparation, public service, and financial planning. Our chapter also holds multiple residency panels and the annual Clinical Skills Competition, where the winning team will represent PittPharmacy at the national Midyear Clinical Meeting. On a state and national level, students have the opportunity to serve on committees, be granted scholarships, and be provided with funding for the annual ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, the country’s largest residency showcase.

Executive Board


Elizabeth Midey


Jodi Chen

Vice President

Braidon Lape


Matthew Chin

Business Manager

Hannah Hamilton



SSHP Class of 2023 Match Report

2023 Residents and Fellows Pitt Pharmacy