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Accolades for Pillar of Pharmacy award recipient, Carole McKiee

NOVEMBER 2016 - Some 165 people gathered in downtown Toronto last month to pay tribute to this year’s Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) Pillar of Pharmacy Award recipient, Carole McKiee. Describing her as a mentor, innovator, change-agent...

Introducing the 2016 Innovation Fund winners

NOVEMBER 2016 - Three Canadian pharmacy researchers are leading initiatives to advance the care of patients and the role of the pharmacist with suppport from Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s Innovation Fund.

Strategies for deprescribing

Claims data tell interesting stories

NOVEMBER 2016 - After four years of collecting claims data for its chart on government-sponsored pharmacists' services, part of its annual Changing Face of Pharmacy report, the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy is able to pull together an...

The frail elderly: pharmacists’ essential role

OCTOBER 2016 - When family physician Dr. Linda Lee started a program to identify frail seniors at risk for poor health outcomes, she knew who to ask to be part of the team—pharmacist Tejal Patel. “I became very aware of the important role of...

CFP Forum: "Pharmageddon" or Business as Usual?

SEPTEMBER 2016 - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s annual Pharmacy Forum on November 24th in Toronto promises to generate lively debate and fresh perspectives on community pharmacists’ challenges to implement new services under an expanded...

Carole McKiee this year's Pillar of Pharmacy

September 2016 - This year’s Pillar of Pharmacy Award winner Carole McKiee will be celebrated at a gala event at the King Edward Hotel in downtown Toronto on October 27, 2016. 

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McKiee will be honoured for her...

CFP honours Marshall Moleschi

SEPTEMBER 2016 - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy is pleased to honour Marshall Moleschi, who recently retired as Registrar of the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP) and is a Past President for the Foundation, with its Lifetime Achievement...

CFP/AFCP award winner researches DTP risks

CFP/AFCP award winnerSEPTEMBER 2016 - Pharmacist Robert Pammett and his team set out to determine if a short screening questionnaire conducted in the community pharmacy setting could identify patients at high risk for drug therapy problems (DTPs).

Their theory...

Paying tribute to past presidents

September 2016 - The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) is pleased to honour those individuals dedicated to serving their pharmacy organizations through the Past President award. “This year’s recipients have worked tirelessly on behalf of...

Pharmacogenomics a good match

SEPTEMBER 2016 - A Canadian team of researchers won the top research prize at the 2016 World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, hosted by the International Pharmaceutical Federation, for its...