About CPhA
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About CPhA

The pharmacy profession and health care in general are changing, creating new opportunities for pharmacists to focus on providing better patient care. Since 1907 our national, non-profit organization has charted the course through many developments in pharmacy, and continues to be the voice of pharmacists in Canada.

Message from the Chair, Jane Farnham


Our Mission

The Canadian Pharmacists Association advocates for pharmacists and supports its members to advance the profession and enhance patient outcomes.

Our Vision

We see the pharmacist as the health care professional whose practice, based on unique knowledge and skills, optimizes medication use and enhances patient outcomes.

We invite you to explore this site to find out more about what we do, who we are and what we can do for you.


CPhA issues statement on CBC Marketplace

The more than 37,000 pharmacists who fill 600 million prescriptions for Canadians every year do so with the highest degree of integrity and commitment to patient care.

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National Pharmacare

All Canadians should be able to access medically necessary medications, regardless of income.

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