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

CPhA announces Danielle Paes as Chief Pharmacist Officer
November 10, 2021 – CPhA is thrilled to welcome Dr. Danielle Paes to the role of Chief Pharmacist Officer—a new, full-time senior management position that will provide leadership and guidance on issues facing pharmacy and health care in Canada.

High demand for flu shots expected to continue this season: Survey
September 22, 2021 – According to a new national survey commissioned by CPhA and conducted by Abacus Data, the increased demand for flu shots will continue this season as 56% of Canadians say they intend to get the flu shot.

CPhA statement on ivermectin
September 2, 2021 – Several trusted health sources, including Health Canada and the World Health Organization, continue to warn against the use of ivermectin to prevent or treat COVID-19 given the lack of evidence to support efficacy and possible side effects.

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Media Contact

Tyler Gogo
Strategic Communications Manager
613-293-7223