Canadian Pharmacists Association
Canadian Pharmacists Association

Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada (AFPC)

Shawn Bugden


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Shawn Bugden represents AFPC on the CPhA Board of Directors. He is Dean at the School of Pharmacy at Memorial University of Newfoundland and an Adjunct Professor at the College of Pharmacy at the University of Manitoba. He maintains an active research program focussed on the outcomes of medication therapy (health policy, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacovigilance). Shawn has a background in hospital pharmacy administration. He is actively involved in the pharmacoeconomic evaluations of oncology drugs and has an interest in opioid stewardship and safety. Shawn also promotes evidence-based practice through the MEDS (Medication Evidence and Decision Support) Conference and is actively involved in post-marketing drug evaluation and knowledge translation on optimal drug use to primary care practitioners.