Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)

Video Forum: Scott Melville, CHPA, Part 2

Video Forum: Scott Melville, CHPA, Part 2

In the second installment of a two-part interview, Scott Melville, president and chief executive officer of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, discusses the regulatory environment for health care devices and dietary supplements (two areas where CHPA has recently stepped up its involvement); state-level issues affecting suppliers; and the value that O-T-Cs bring to consumers at

CHPA welcomes chair-elect, new board members

CHPA welcomes chair-elect, new board members

WASHINGTON – The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) announced Lisa Paley as chair-elect of the CHPA board of directors. Paley will assume the position of board chair in March 2023, when current CHPA board chair Michelle Goodridge, president, U.S. Self Care, Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc. concludes her chairmanship. CHPA also welcomes two new manufacturer

Scott Emerson receives CHPA award

Scott Emerson receives CHPA award

NEW HOPE, Pa. – The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has awarded its Ivan D. Combe Lifetime achievement award to longtime industry leader Scott Emerson. This annual award – the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. consumer healthcare industry – recognizes the outstanding work and contributions of individuals whose actions have created a lasting impact

CHPA launches podcast on consumer health issues

CHPA launches podcast on consumer health issues

WASHINGTON – The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) has launched a new podcast – CHPA Chat – providing stories and insights from staff, industry leaders, academics, and health care providers about the trends and issues facing the consumer healthcare space. Hosting the podcast is Anita Brikman, senior vice president, Communications & Public Affairs, and executive director,

Supplement trade groups mark 100th meeting

Supplement trade groups mark 100th meeting

WASHINGTON — Four of the leading trade organizations representing the dietary supplement industry are commemorating the 100th meeting of the Dietary Supplement Trade Associations (DSTA). More than ten years ago, the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA), the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA), the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), and the United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) began

Video Forum: Scott Melville, CHPA

Video Forum: Scott Melville, CHPA

The latest installment in our Video Forum features Scott Melville, president and chief executive officer of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association. In addition to the rebranding of CHPA, Melville talks about what recently enacted O-T-C monograph reform means for the category, and the increasingly important part that nonprescription products are playing in health care.

Study: O-T-Cs save health care system billions

Study: O-T-Cs save health care system billions

WASHINGTON — Over-the-counter (O-T-C) medicines save the U.S. health care system nearly $146 billion a year, a new study has found. The report, “Value of O-T-C Medicines to the U.S. Healthcare System,” which was released by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA), found that, on average, each dollar spent on O-T-Cs saves the national system