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November 23, 2018
Bupropion Shortage: Tool for Switching Between Agents in Canada

CPhA has developed a tool to help patients and health-care providers select an alternative agent to bupropion.

November 1, 2018
Going 'above and beyond' after devastating Ottawa tornado earns pharmacist kudos from patients and community

Ottawa pharmacists brings the pharmacy to the patient.

October 2, 2018
CPhA calls for action to resolve supply chain disruptions that lead to drug shortages

CPhA calls on the federal government to convene a national meeting of key stakeholders with the goal of developing clear and actionable solutions to help resolve the problem of manufacturing and supply chain disruptions that lead to drug shortages.

September 27, 2018
Medical cannabis – New practice tool to start the conversation

CPhA announces new practice tool to help pharmacists talk to their patients about cannabis for medical purposes.

July 23, 2018
Better Pharmacare for Patients: Evaluating Policy Options

Patient-centred collaborative discussion paper aims to inform pharmacare discussion.

July 11, 2018
Valsartan Recall Information for Patients and Prescribers

Several drugs containing valsartan being recalled due to contamination with a potential carcinogen.

June 20, 2018
CPhA statement on pharmacare advisory council

CPhA welcomes the creation of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare and we look forward to engaging with the Council as they develop their recommendations.

June 18, 2018
Canadian Pharmacists Association Welcomes New Chair

Saskatoon pharmacist Christine Hrudka has been named the new Chair of the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) for 2018-2019.

May 31, 2018
Manitoba pharmacist named Canadian Pharmacist of the Year

Lengim Chen Ingram’s unique practice in diabetes management has improved the lives of thousands of Manitobans.

May 24, 2018
Pharmacists urge Senate to include more support for patients as they consider Bill C-45 to legalize cannabis

Pharmacists are asking the Senate to include more support for patients who use medical cannabis by ensuring that there is a clear differentiation between the recreational and medical cannabis streams.

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