CSHP eBulletin


May 18, 2017

CSHP’s Position Statement on National Pharmacare

By: Chris Doody

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) supports the development of a coordinated, national pharmacare program wherein the provision of medically necessary medications is recognized as an insured health service, meeting the primary objective of the Canada Health Act, regardl…


May 18, 2017

CSHP’s Position Statement on Medical Assistance in Dying

By: Chris Doody

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) is committed to patient care through the advancement of safe and effective medication use and the promotion of best practices and interprofessional collaboration. The Criminal Code of Canada allows for the provision of medical assistan…



May 11, 2017

In Memoriam: A Tribute to Anne Hiltz

By: Chris Doody

    It is with regret and sadness that the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists announces the passing of Anne Rosslynn Hiltz on April 5, 2017. Anne graduated from Dalhousie University’s College of Pharmacy with a Governor General’s Medal in 1983. She completed a nuclear pharma…


May 11, 2017

In Memoriam: A Tribute to Donna Pipa

By: Chris Doody





  The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), and the pharmacy world at large, has lost a long time active member, volunteer, and professional leader.  Donna Pipa passed away on April 27, 2017 at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary.  Donna be…



April 25, 2017

CSHP Fellows Program 2017: Applications Now Available

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) Fellow status is a peer recognition that is conferred upon a CSHP member who has demonstrated noteworthy, sustained service and excellence in the practice of pharmacy in hospitals and related health care settings. The Fellows Recognition Co…


April 25, 2017

2017 Spring Residency Board News

The Canadian Pharmacy Residency Board (CPRB) held its winter meeting on February 4 and 5, 2017. Read the Spring edition of Residency Board News to find the most recent highlights of the CPRB's activities, decisions, and discussions here.