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Canadian Pharmacists Association
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E-cigarettes presentation to House of Commons

Glen Doucet, Vice President, Advocy & Public Affairs, and Barry Power, consulting pharmacist, appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Health as part of the committee’s hearings into the issue of e-cigarettes. They stressed the role that pharmacists play in smoking cessation, and identified a number of the health-related concerns that e-cigarettes present.  CPhA is recommending that e-cigarettes be treated the same as other nicotine products from a regulatory perspective,  and also recommending that additional research be conducted to fully understand their health impact. 

Read the speaking notes
Read the submitted brief (en français)