Supporting Innovation in Pharmacy for a Healthier Canada


February Forum: Focus on independent pharmacy

MARCH 2021 - Financial experts and a panel of pharmacy owners discussed the past and future impact of COVID-19 on the business of independent pharmacy during CFP's Pharmacy Forum in February.

Embracing Change in Bedford, N.S.

FEBRUARY 2021 - For Fady Faltas, pharmacy manager of Lawtons Drugs Mill Cove (Sobeys Pharmacy Group) in Bedford, N.S., he term expanded scope is a misnomer. “At some point,” he says, “expanded scope is simply your scope.”

MedsCheck, interrupted

FEBRUARY 2021 - Award-winning research studies the disruptive impact of policy changes on MedsCheck in Ontario.

Thank you, Alberta

FEBRUARY 2021 - The Alberta Pharmacists’ Association boosts pharmacy research with its generous donation to the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy.

Injection affection

NOVEMBER 2020 — For pharmacist-owner Kristen Watt, vaccinations are a key part of the services offered at Kirsten’s Pharmacy in Southampton, Ont.

Top 6 workplace supports

JANUARY 2021 - Workplace supports emerged as the key determinant of how well pharmacy staff was able to continue to work—and personally cope—during the early weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Embracing Change: MedMe Health

JANUARY 2021 - Less than a year after earning her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Waterloo in 2018, Rui Su and two partners co-founded MedMe Health, which provides virtual solutions for community pharmacy practice, such as online appointment scheduling and virtual care tools.

Health apps worth recommending

JANUARY 2021 - A new online tool from Quebec-based TherAppX aims to help pharmacists and other healthcare providers feel comfortable discussing and recommending digital health apps to their patients.

COVID-19 lessons: highlights from CFP’s Forum

JANUARY 2021 - At the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s annual Pharmacy Forum, held virtually in November, presenters focused on how COVID-19 has served as a catalyst with a positive impact on pharmacy services—and what needs to be done for the profession to thrive in the future.

2020 CFP Changing Face of Pharmacy report

NOVEMBER 2020 - CFP's annual Changing Face of Pharmacy report chronicles the evolution of community pharmacy from the vantage point of regulatory change as well as innovation at the frontline.