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Pillar of Pharmacy Award

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Carole McKiee is the 2016 Pillar of Pharmacy Award recipient, pictured here with CFP's Dayle Acorn

The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy's Pillar of Pharmacy Award celebrates the achievements of an individual who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to the profession of pharmacy. To be considered for this prestigious award, candidates must be actively involved in one of the four groups represented on the Canadian Foundation of Pharmacy Board: pharmacy practitioners, academic pharmacy, pharmacy associations or pharmaceutical manufacturers).

Do you know someone who is a deserving candidate for the prestigious Pillar of Pharmacy Award? If so we ask that you please take the time to submit one or two pages of information to describe your nominee's contribution to the profession. Here are a few questions to answer to help guide you:

  • In what ways has the nominee demonstrated leadership and innovation in the profession of pharmacy?
  • Please outline this person’s activities and efforts (e.g., committees, volunteer work, advocacy, etc.) relating to pharmacy.
  • Describe this person’s overall impact. Please be specific and provide examples.

Members of the CFP Board of Directors select the recipient of the Pillar of Pharmacy Award, which is awarded annually.

Click here to download a summary of the criteria and application process. Please send your nominations by January 20, 2017.

For more information, please email CFP Executive Director Dayle Acorn at dacorn@cfpnet.ca or call 905-997-3238.

Related link:

Annual Pillar of Pharmacy Gala Dinner


Pillar of Pharmacy Award Recipients



2016
Carole McKiee
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2015
Darcy Stann
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2014
Dr. Jake Thiessen
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2013
Murray Koffler
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2012
Barbara Wells (posthumous)
Don Rowe
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Dr. Murray Brown
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2010
Bev Allen
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2009
Dr. Wayne Hindmarsh
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2008
Aubrey Browne
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2007
Ray Joubert
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2006
Dr. Leslie Dan


2005
Linda Lytle
Pat King
2004
Dr. Bernie DesRoches
Gerry McDole


2003
Malcolm Seath
2002
Dr. Jim Blackburn


2000
Fares Attalla
1999
Stew Wilcox


1997
Fred Smith