Interactions: News from CSHP


March 4, 2020

CSHP delivers testimony against US plans to import drugs from Canada

  CSHP’s Chief Pharmacy Officer, Christina Adams, delivered testimony on March 3, 2020 against US plans to import drugs from Canada. Speaking at the Connecticut State Assembly, Adams made the case that US state and federal efforts to tap into Canada’s drug supply to offer lower-cost dru…


January 23, 2020

CSHP Advises Health Canada on Heparin Shortage

  “It was important that CSHP was at the table for this decision. Hospital pharmacists are on the front lines of premixed drug shortages and know the effect they have on patient care. I’m really pleased we could share our expertise so that suppliers could meet Canadian needs by bri…



November 14, 2019

Antibiotic Awareness Week—CSHP Resources


Join CSHP in celebrating Antibiotic Awareness Week (November 18-24) and be sure to check out some of CSHP's resources on antimicrobial stewardship: Canadian Medication Optimization Briefing on Antimicrobial Stewardship (2017) members only access Ant…






August 1, 2019

CSHP Responds to the US Plan to Import Medicines from Canada


CSHP, along with other stakeholders, recently signed a letter written to the Hon. Ginette Petipas Taylor, Minister of Health. The signatories of the letter are requesting that "[...] Health Canada provide clarity and assurances to Canadians that U.S. legislation will not inadv…