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Saluting the Wellspring Leadership Award Winners

June 2015—Four pharmacy leaders from across the country were recently honoured by the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy at the 2015 Wellspring Leadership Awards. Hosted as part of the Canadian Pharmacists Association’s annual conference, the...

Community pharmacists step up

June 2015—More community pharmacists are applying for grants from the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s (CFP’s) Innovation Fund, which is good news during this time of transition for the profession. “I’m really happy with how many more community...

Celebrating innovation and partnerships

June 2015—Pharmacy stakeholders gathered at CFP’s annual Innovation Gala this past spring, got a first-hand account of how grant recipients are pushing the profession forward.

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CFP funds study of home-based reviews

April 2015 - Several studies have examined the positive impact of home medication reviews. But what about all those potential medication issues affecting pharmacy patrons who aren’t homebound? Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Innovation Fund...

New CFP president shares goals

April 2015 - With a strong strategic plan in place, the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) is set to put an even greater emphasis on supporting innovation across the country says new president Anne Maheu.

“Pharmacy has been at a crossroads...

Like us for a chance to win!

April 2015 - Are you looking for another opportunity to connect with colleagues and stay on top of pharmacy innovation? The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy is now on Facebook. Join us there for a chance to win a free copy of the long-anticipated...

Patients ready to do more with pharmacists

April 2015 - An expansive poll of more than 2,900 Canadians tells a compelling story of people’s willingness to do more with pharmacists as healthcare providers. From vaccinations to chronic disease management and prescribing for common ailments,...

Smoking cessation results in Ontario

April 2015 - Preliminary research on Ontario’s publicly funded Pharmacy Smoking Cessation Program paints an interesting picture on possible factors influencing uptake and outcomes so far. For example, participation rates by pharmacies ranged from...

Services require simpler language

February 2015 - New consumer research confirms that when it comes to expanded services, pharmacists need to keep it simple and do more to raise general awareness.

The Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada recently released findings from a...

A 'pillar' of the community: Darcy Stann

February 2015 - Growing up in Rosthern, Saskatchewan (population 1,500), Darcy Stann remembers the local pharmacy as one of the most prominent businesses in town. So pursuing a career in pharmacy seemed like an ideal way to marry his penchant for...