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Certification in Pharmacy: Advanced-Level Credentials, Including Specialty Certification: Richard J. Bertin

Pharmacy, like most professions serving a societal need, has evolved a series of credentials for its practitioners. Some of these credentials are regulatory, administered by governmental agencies specifically to protect the public. Others, usually at a higher level than the regulatory baseline, are voluntary in nature and indicate that the holder has demonstrated an advanced level of knowledge and skill.