May 21-23, 2012. The American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) is a professional scientific association of approximately 12,000 members of the pharmaceutical sciences, mostly employed in industry, academia, government, and research institutes worldwide. AAPS provides an international forum for the exchange of knowledge among scientists to enhance their contributions to public health, and offers scientific programs, ongoing education, information resources and professional development programs. The association works to promote the formation of public policy relevant to health and related issues, and espouses the discovery, development, and manufacture of pharmaceutical products and therapies through advances in science and technology. Got a pill that will get me through the pharmacology exams?