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News Releases and Statements
New Brunswick pharmacist Carole Goodine named Canadian Pharmacist of the Year for efforts to improve care for seniors
June 22, 2023 – Passionate about improving the health of seniors through research, innovation and quality care, the Canadian Pharmacists Association’s 2023 Canadian Pharmacist of the Year is a shining example of how dedication, compassion and perseverance can transform the way health care is delivered.
Indigenous Pharmacy Professionals of Canada announces new scholarship for Indigenous students
March 20, 2023 – The Indigenous Pharmacy Professionals of Canada (IPPC), in partnership with the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA), is pleased to launch the first national scholarship for Indigenous Peoples pursuing a degree in pharmacy.
Canada's pharmacists calling for more investment in community-based care ahead of first ministers' meeting
February 3, 2023 – As Canada’s premiers are set to meet next week to discuss health-care funding, CPhA is urging the federal government to ensure that any increases to the Canada Health Transfer incorporate investment in community-based care, including the expansion of health-care services through pharmacy.
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