Supporting Innovation in Pharmacy for a Healthier Canada


Beating the drum for pharmacy

APRIL 2022 - As part of Pharmacy Appreciation Month in March, the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy partnered with the Ontario Pharmacists Association and the Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada to raise public awareness of pharmacists' growing role in health care.

Embracing Change in Montreal, Quebec

APRIL 2022 - When Benoit Morin and his brothers took over their father’s Montreal pharmacy 22 years ago, they determined that success required embracing new directions.

Nancy Waite on CFP's unique role

APRIL 2022 - Pharmacist-researcher and new Board member Nancy Waite shares her thoughts on CFP's important place in promoting pharmacy in Canada.

Thank you, Doris!

MARCH 2022 - Even 32 years after retiring in 1990, Doris Thompson remains connected and dedicated to the profession of pharmacy.

PAM 2022 and beyond

MARCH 2022 - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy partnered with the Ontario Pharmacists Association as part of its efforts to support Pharmacy Appreciation Month (PAM) in March.

The U.S. pharmacy perspective

MARCH 2022 - Pharmacy leaders south of the border shared their vision for the profession in a post-pandemic world at CFP’s February Forum event.

Who’s on Board

MARCH 2022 -The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy welcomes this year's new President Deb Saltmarche, senior director, Professional Affairs at Shoppers Drug Mart, and Director Academic Nancy Waite, associate director, Clinical Education at University of Waterloo's School of Pharmacy to the 2022 Board of Directors. 

Embracing Change at LMC Pharmacy in Ontario

FEBRUARY 2022 - During the first year of the pandemic, eight LMC Pharmacy locations in Ontario conducted more than 26,400 MedsCheck services — a 45% increase over the previous year. That translates into an average of 275 reviews per month, or more than 60 per week per site.

Congratulations to student award winners

Meet the 2022 Guy Genest Passion for Pharmacy Award winners

Moving forward on all things tech in pharmacy

January 2022 - Modern pharmacy is increasingly proficient in the use of technology, with online booking systems, virtual appointments and automated dispensing gaining momentum. In fact, many experts believe this is just the beginning of...