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Koon Leung, Shoppers Drug Mart Ned Pojskic, Green Shield Canada Neil Donald, McKesson Canada Phil Emberley, Canadian Pharmacists Association

NOVEMBER 2015 - The majority of Canadians consider their pharmacist to be...

MB smoking cessation helps vulnerable group

August 2015—Pharmacists in Manitoba have proven they can have a significant impact on improving the health of smokers, show the results of a pilot project supported by the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy, Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of...

RxACTION study reaches wider audience

August 2015—A Canadian-led study looking at the positive impact of pharmacist prescribing in patients with hypertension has been published in Circulation, a prestigious journal produced by the American Heart Association.  

“This is the first...

Improving access to medicine, on the golf course!

August 2015—Some 145 pharmacy stakeholders gathered in Milton, ON, this past June for the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s 20th annual Charity Golf Classic.

In addition to practising their golf swing, attendees heard from Neil Corner, GM...

Pharmacy textbook a welcome resource

August 2015—After countless hours of collaborated effort and financial support from organizations and individuals across the country, the new Pharmacy Management in Canada textbook is expected to become a much-needed resource for the...

Honoring past presidents across Canada

August 2015—Eighteen pharmacy leaders across the country are being recognized by the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) with a 2015 Past President Award.

Since 2013, CFP has been honoring former leaders of pharmacy groups in Canada for...

Introducing....Pharmacy Management in Canada

June 2015—The much-anticipated Pharmacy Management in Canada textbook will be available in July.

The first textbook dedicated to pharmacy management since 1998, it provides all-Canadian content written and reviewed by experts across the country...

Insurer invests in CV coaching

June 2015—After two months, more than 300 pharmacists have completed the mandatory training in order to be able to bill for services under Green Shield Canada’s (GSC’s) new pharmacist coaching program for cardiovascular health. Considering that...

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...