Mike Rouse B. Pharm (Hons); MPS is Assistant Executive Director, Professional Affairs and Directorr, International Services, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), Chicago, USA. Born in Zimbabwe, Mike worked in hospital and community pharmacy before moving to USA in 2001 to join ACPE. His primarily areas of responsibility are international services and collaboration, professional affairs, and strategic initiatives.
He coordinated the revision of ACPE’s 2007 PharmD Standards and is a global leader in initiatives to introduce a CPD approach to lifelong learning.
Mike founded and convenes the International Forum for Quality Assurance of Pharmacy Education and drafted the Global Framework for Quality Assurance of Pharmacy Education, which was adopted by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) in 2008 and revised in 2014. Mike served on the FIP Bureau and several other boards and committees, and is Education Lead for Quality Assurance for FIP’s Education Initiatives (FIPEd). He has been a consultant and invited speaker in more than 60 countries.