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Murray Koffler receives CFP's Pillar of Pharmacy

More than 250 leaders in pharmacy, former colleagues, friends and family members recently gathered to honour the founder of Shoppers Drug Mart "a man who was years ahead of his time. We are finally catching up to the trail blazed by Murray...

Pharmacy ideally positioned to deliver value in health care - CFP Innovation Gala

Community pharmacy is part of the cure for an ailing healthcare system, says Dr. Marla Shapiro, host of CTV’s Dr. Marla & Friends and associate professor at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine. The physician and popular media...

CFP recognizes leadership with 2013 Wellspring Awards

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Approximately 60 attendees joined the reception at the CPhA Conference in PEI to recognize the winners of the 2013 Wellspring Pharmacy Leadership Awards. Named in memory of Barb Wells, this is the second year for the Awards from CFP.

“We are...

CFP Golf Classic Produces a Hole in One and $10,000 Winner

The CFP Golf Classic at Devil’s Pulpit, produced the tournaments first hole in one! Tim Smith of Mylan Canada used a 7 iron on the Pulpit’s 173 yard ,11th hole. The “eco” hole was sponsored by the Environmental Advisory Group and Stericycle...

CFP Announces 2013 Pillar of Pharmacy Award winner

July 8, 2013 - Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Announces 2013 Pillar of Pharmacy Award winner

Toronto - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) is pleased to announce Mr. Murray Koffler as this year's Pillar of Pharmacy Award winner. "Over...

Innovation for the Future

November 14, 2012

Dear Friend of the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy,

"It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change" - Charles Darwin

In...

2012 Pharmacy Forum: Look how far we've come - but it's not over yet

The message to pharmacy stakeholders attending the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s 2012 Pharmacy Forum in October was both encouraging and sobering. Progress is ongoing, but so is the battle for pharmacists hoping for an expanded role in...

2012 Pharmacy Forum: Transforming health care through technology

The notion of a national electronic health record for Canadians may seem like a pipe dream, but speakers at the 2012 CFP Pharmacy Forum provided some compelling examples of current projects that are well underway in anticipation of the inevitable...

2012 Pharmacy Forum: Ongoing changes in Ontario drug reform

Like other provinces across the country, Ontario’s drug program has incurred tremendous change over the last two years. In fact, an estimated $1 billion in savings has been reinvested into the province’s drug system since changes were first...

Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Recognizes 2012 Pillar of Pharmacy Award winners

Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Recognizes 2012 Pillar of Pharmacy Award winners

Toronto, November 7, 2012 - On October 30th, over 150 members of the pharmacy and pharmaceutical community attended the 2012 CFP Pillar Award dinner in honour of...