APhA Quick Quiz: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Activity Preview

As pharmacists and pharmacy staff, it is crucial to know what diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) entails and how to identify strategies to mitigate unconscious bias based on the literature. Take this quiz to learn about the terms related to DEI, the effects unconscious bias and discrimination has on marginalized groups, and strategies to mitigate unconscious bias.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists will be able to:

  1. Define the terms diversity, inclusion, equity, bias, and discrimination.
  2. Describe how bias, discrimination, and exclusionary dynamics are interconnected.
  3. Identify strategies to mitigate bias, discrimination, and disparity in the pharmacy setting.

Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists 
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-21-197-H04-PTo claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, APhA Quick Quiz: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: June 16, 2021
Expiration date: June 16, 2024 - No credit can be earned after this date


APhA Quick Quiz: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion  is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2021 American Pharmacists Association.


Imbi Drame, PharmD; Malaika Turner, PharmD; and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website  www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-21-197-H04-P 0.05 CEUs June 16, 2021 - June 16, 2024