CSHP eBulletin


November 16, 2018

2017-2018 Year-in-Review: Internal Portfolio

By: Patrick Fitch During the year, a number of initiatives in support of CSHP’s strategic plan and Vision 2020 were begun or reached their conclusion.  I am pleased to highlight some of the work that has been accomplished within the portfolio. During the 49th annual Professional Practice…


November 15, 2018

Invitation to Participate: 2018 Pharmacist Drug Shortages and Recalls Survey / Invitation à participer: enquête de 2018 auprès des pharmaciens sur les pénuries et les rappels de médicaments

By: Amanda Iannaccio

The drug supply in Canada continues to be affected by drug shortages and recalls. Over the past few months alone, we have experienced the EpiPen and vaccine shortages as well as the recall of drugs containing Valsartan. The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) is surveying pharmacists acros…



November 9, 2018

CSHP Finance: Year-End Report, April 2018

By: Amanda Iannaccio

From the desk of CSHP Treasurer, Mario Bédard The following information is based on the Statement of Operations and the Statement of Changes in Net Assets, which are part of the Society’s audited financial statements. The complete audited statements can be viewed here. Revenue  ·  W…


November 9, 2018

CSHP-BC Rx News Flash (10-min Trial Summaries) – Free CEUs Available

By: Amanda Iannaccio

CSHP-BC Branch has put together a series of 10 to 15 minute video podcasts on newsworthy, ground-breaking, newly published literature and pharmacy topics or articles presented by an expert in the field. This year, they have accredited each video for 0.5 CEUs. Earn a total of 2 CEUs by watching…



November 8, 2018

Digital Health Week 2018: #ThinkDigitalHealth

By: Amanda Iannaccio

As one of the many health care organizations participating in Digital Health Week, the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists invites you to celebrate digital health, which is transforming care and empowering Canadians. From November 12-18, 2018, the digital health community including, patient…


November 8, 2018

Announcing Our Amazing Keynote Speaker for PPC 2019!

By: Amanda Iannaccio

Join us as we celebrate our 50th Professional Practice Conference bringing together hospital pharmacists and other healthcare professionals from across Canada.  We will applaud excellence, learn from our peers, network with colleagues, and have some fun! Announcing Our Amazing Keyn…



November 2, 2018

2017-2018 Year-in-Review: Vision Portfolio

By: Lauza Saulnier Strategic Plan 2015-2020 On a semi-annual basis, the provincial branches, the Affiliated Boards, and the committees report to the CSHP Board on how their objectives and actions are integrated within the corporate strategic priorities and have progressed to date. The CSHP ba…