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
American and Canadian pharmacist associations warn that drug importation policies could put patients at risk
February 28, 2019 – The American Pharmacists Association and Canadian Pharmacists Association have issued a joint statement opposing U.S. federal legislation authorizing personal and commercial importation of prescription drugs from Canada.
Glen Doucet appointed CEO of the Canadian Pharmacists Association
February 25, 2019 – The Board of Directors of the Canadian Pharmacists Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Glen Doucet, Interim CEO and Vice-President Professional and Public Affairs, as the Association’s next permanent CEO, effective immediately.
Pharmacists release principles to guide pay for performance pharmacy programs in Canada
January 9, 2019 – Guiding principles outline pharmacy’s perspective on key elements that future pay for performance programs should follow.
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