The Indirect Patient Care APPE is an elective APPE in the fourth professional (P-4) year. The primary goal of this Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) is an provides distinctive options for students to participate in areas such as compounding, nuclear pharmacy, academia, research, consulting, industry and other environments; direct patient care is not the primary focus. Specialty areas will vary according to the preceptor and site availability. Students will apply knowledge, skills, and abilities developed throughout the curriculum to course and site-specific objectives and will demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills in fulfillment of their responsibilities. Dependent upon the student’s certificate program, up to two indirect patient care APPE courses may be taken as an elective.