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Canadian Pharmacists Association
Canadian Pharmacists Association

Media Centre

As the national voice of the pharmacy profession in Canada, CPhA is always available to speak to media representatives on issues affecting health care and the profession of pharmacy.

News Releases and Statements

Pharmacists disappointed with NACI messaging on vaccine recommendations
May 3, 2021 – On behalf of Canadian pharmacists, many of whom are currently administering COVID-19 vaccines across the country, we are disappointed in the messaging communicated today by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI), which is causing additional confusion for many Canadians.

Canadian pharmacists join urgent call for more collaboration and targeted action to support harder hit regions
April 23, 2021 – Large majority of Canadians support allocating vaccines to those who are in most need.

Budget 2021
April 20, 2021 – CPhA welcomes several health-care investments announced in today’s federal budget that we believe are essential to the health of our patients and the communities that we support across the country.

Pharmacies across Canada underutilized; less than half included in vaccine rollout
April 15, 2021 –  As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to surge across the country, Canada’s vaccine strategy has never been more important; but thousands of pharmacies across the country are still waiting to get involved.


Media Contact

Tyler Gogo
Strategic Communications Manager