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July 22, 2014
Health Canada's New Interpretation Allows Electronic Prescriptions for Storage

CPhA and CACDS requested change from Health Canada.

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June 24, 2014
CPhA Welcomes New Advisory Panel on Health Care Innovation

The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) today welcomed the announcement by federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose of the creation of an Advisory Panel on Health Care Innovation.

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June 23, 2014
Canadian Pharmacists Association Welcomes New Chair

Jane Farnham, B.Sc.Phm., MBA, has been named the new Chair of the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) for 2014-2015.

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June 13, 2014
Pharmacy Stars Honoured at CPhA Awards Ceremony

John Papastergiou of Toronto, ON, is this year’s Canadian Pharmacist of the Year. Read more about the other award winners.

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December 6, 2013
CPhA Supports New Patient Safety Legislation

 The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) today reacted favourably to the federal government’s new proposed patient safety legislation, the “Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act,” that would give stronger recall powers to the federal government for unsafe products, and that would require reporting of serious adverse drug reactions.

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October 23, 2013
New Survey Reveals Canadians Want Access to Digital Health Tools

Canada Health Infoway campaign demonstrates digital health tools helping patients.

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May 2, 2013
CPhA Announces New CEO

The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Perry Eisenschmid as the new CEO effective June 17, 2013.

L’Association des pharmaciens du Canada (APhC) est ravie d’annoncer la nomination de M. Perry Eisenschmid au poste de président-directeur général, à compter du 17 juin 2013.

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January 18, 2013
Generic Pricing Decision Short-Changes Patient Care

CPhA expressed disappointment that enhancements to patient care were not addressed in the announcement made earlier today by the Council of the Federation to lower the cost of six generic molecules across Canada.

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January 17, 2013
CPhA Executive Director to Retire

Paula MacNeil, President of the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA), has accepted the notice of retirement of Executive Director, Dr. Jeff Poston.

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January 14, 2013
Canadians Paying the Price for Drug Shortages: Survey

According to the results of a new survey completed by over 1070 members of the Canadian Pharmacists Association, Canadian Medical Association, and Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists in October 2012, drug shortages clearly remain a problem for Canada’s health system.

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