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June 22, 2022

Getting involved in the Society

For you, what does the road to a fulfilling hospital pharmacy career look like? Many have found rewarding connections in the opportunities available to them as an active CSHP member. Here's a look at a few places you can get involved today.

Residency Roadmap reviewer or interviewer
Call for Curriculum Vitae Reviewers, Letter of Intent Reviewers and Mock Interviewers
     
Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy reviewer
Learn about the reviewer process and how to become a reviewer
     
Pharmacy Specialty Network Chair
It's more than just monitoring posts. Learn about this network role.
     
CSHP Foundation Board Pharmacist Trustee
CSHP Foundation Pharmacist, Industry and Public Trustees are voting members of the Foundation Board. This is your opportunity to become directly involved in the work of the CSHP Foundation.
     
CSHP Foundation Grant Committee member
The Committee reviews submissions for CSHP Foundation education grants and provides recommendations to the Foundation Board.
     
Branch events
Visit your local branch site to find more opportunities to connect.
     
CSHP Fellow
Becoming a CSHP Fellow is not only wonderful recognition but also a chance to share your experience with others along the way.
     


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June 22, 2022
CSHP opportunities to connect and give back

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Call for Applications

June 21, 2022

The CSHP Foundation Board is seeking applications for a Pharmacist Trustee

 

Selection Criteria:

  • CSHP Member (individuals with a professional degree in pharmacy).
  • Demonstrated interest in research and/or education programs that advance the practice of pharmacy and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings.
  • No conflict of interest with the work of the Foundation.

Pharmacist Trustee Term: 3 years (option to renew once, 6 years total).

CSHP Foundation Pharmacist, Industry and Public Trustees are voting members of the Foundation Board. This is your opportunity to become directly involved in the work of the CSHP Foundation.

Are you interested? Information on CSHP Foundation Board Member responsibilities and application forms are available on the Foundation’s website at https://cshp-scph.ca/foundation-board-member-recruitment

For additional information on position responsibilities and commitments, contact Heather Kertland, Chair, CSHP Foundation Board Trustees, at heather.kertland@unityhealth.to

Completed application forms and other required documents should be submitted electronically to Rosemary Pantalone at rpantalone@cshp.ca

Deadline Date for Applications is September 8, 2022  

The CSHP Foundation supports research and educational programs that advance pharmacy practice and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings. The Foundation raises funds that are used to: promote research, advance pharmaceutical science and programs of pharmaceutical education.

June 21, 2022
Call for applications: CSHP Foundation Board Pharmacist Trustee

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Call for Residency Roadmap reviewers and interviewers 2022

June 21, 2022

Call for Curriculum Vitae, Letter of Intent Reviewers and Mock Interviewers

 

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) is relaunching the Pharmacy Residency Application Roadmap Program this year. The program is designed for prospective pharmacy residency candidates to provide them with additional knowledge and experience needed to competitively apply for Year 1 and Year 2 pharmacy residency programs. The program will consist of both didactic (online modules) and practical (CV/essay review and mock interviews).

We are looking for CSHP members who were previous pharmacy residents or coordinators not currently actively involved in the interview and selection process of pharmacy residency programs (to avoid conflict of interest) to conduct CV/essay reviews and mock interviews.

Mock interviewer/CV reviewer and LOI reviewer participation requirements: 

  • CSHP member
  • Not currently active in a pharmacy residency program selection process
  • Email practice@cshp.ca by Friday July 8, 2022 with your Curriculum Vitae
  • Each mock interviewer/CV & LOI reviewer will perform 12 mock interviews and 12 CV&LOI reviews
  • Review Module 3: Writing CV/Cover Letter/Letter of Intents AND Module 5:  Residency Interview Preparation
  • Attend a one-hour training session for the CV and Letter of Intent and Mock Interview at a mutually agreed upon date and time
  • Be available on the weekend of October 15/16 to conduct a “live” virtual mock interview 
June 21, 2022
Call for Residency Roadmap reviewers and interviewers

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Announcing the Availability of Education Grants in 2022

June 20, 2022



The CSHP Foundation is now accepting applications for education grants in the following categories:

  • Thematic Conferences Development: organization of a targeted group that will focus on issues in pharmacy practice and/or education.
  • Educational Programs or Materials Development for Pharmacists: development of resources for pharmacists with a focus on optimizing pharmacotherapy

Two education grants, maximum $5,000 each have been allotted for 2022.

Eligible education proposals will reflect CSHP members’ innovative approaches to identifying or developing opportunities for professional education, dialogue and knowledge transfer for pharmacists. The ultimate goal of each program will be to advance pharmacy practice and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings.

Education Grant Applicant Criteria
The principal applicant must be a CSHP Member, Member-in-Training, or Student Supporter and have been a CSHP member for at least 12 months at the time of the grant application.  Only one grant application may be submitted each year, and the principal applicant may only be awarded a grant every two years. See Criteria and Submission Checklist for further criteria.

Full details on the education grant program and the application process are available on the CSHP Foundation website at: https://cshp-scph.ca/foundation-education-grants

Submissions for the Education Grants require the following components:
1. Criteria and Submissions Checklist (checklist document on Foundation website)
2. Title page (see Checklist document for details on what the title page should contain)
3. Written proposal (see Checklist document for details on what the written proposal should contain)
4. Grant Budget and Justification (budget template on Foundation website)
5. Curriculum vitae of the Principal Applicant
6. Letter(s) of support from applicant’s employer(s).

Additional information is also available on the CSHP Foundation website:

  • Criteria for Evaluation of Submissions
  • Education Grant Program Description

APPLY: To apply for a 2022 Education Grant, please submit all application documents in PDF format to 
Rosemary Pantalone electronically at rpantalone@cshp.ca
QUESTIONS: Please direct inquiries to Rosemary at the above-noted e-mail address.
DEADLINE DATE: Submissions must be received by October 14, 2022.

Grant decisions will be announced in January 2023.

The CSHP Foundation supports research and educational programs that advance pharmacy practice and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings. The Foundation raises funds that are used to: promote research, advance pharmaceutical science and programs of pharmaceutical education.

June 20, 2022
Announcing the Availability of Education Grants in 2022

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Announcing the opening of the 2022 Research Grant Competition

June 20, 2022



The CSHP Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of the 2022 Research Grant Competition. The Foundation is committed to supporting CSHP members in research that advances pharmacy practice and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings. It also encourages grant recipients to present and publish their findings thereby raising the profile of quality research being conducted by CSHP members. 

Two grants of $10,000 each have been allocated to the current competition. The CSHP Research Committee will adjudicate eligible submissions based on established criteria and make recommendations for funding to the Board. Novice researchers are also encouraged to apply (see definition of novice re-searchers in the Criteria and Submissions Check List).

Full details on the Research Grant program and the application process are available on the Foundation website at  https://cshp-scph.ca/foundation-research-grants

Submissions require the following components:
1. Criteria and Submissions Check List (template found on Foundation website
2. Research Proposal
3. Budget and Justification (template found on Foundation website)
4. Completed Signature Page (template found on Foundation website)
5. Proof of Institutional Review Committee/Research Ethics Board Submission
6. CV of the applicant and each investigator

Additional information is also available on the CSHP Foundation’s website: 

  • Criteria for Evaluation of Submissions
  • Research Committee Grant Review Process
  • How to Get Started with a Research Grant Project

APPLY: To apply for a 2022 Research Grant, please submit all application documents to Rosemary Pantalone electronically  rpantalone@cshp.ca  Applications must include components 1-5 in one PDF file and item 6 (i.e., CVs) in a separate PDF file.
QUESTIONS: Please direct inquiries to the CSHP Research Grant Committee Chair, Marisa Battistella at
Marisa.Battistella@uhn.ca
DEADLINE DATE: Submissions must be received by October 14, 2022.

Grant decisions will be announced in January 2023.

The CSHP Foundation supports research and educational programs that advance pharmacy practice and patient care in hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings. The Foundation raises funds that are used to: promote research, advance pharmaceutical science and programs of pharmaceutical education.

June 20, 2022
Announcing the opening of the 2022 Research Grant Competition

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