Interactions: News from CSHP

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…

December 27, 2019

CSHP Call for Nominations 2020 for President Elect

The CSHP Nominating Committee, chaired by Douglas Doucette, is seeking nominations for: 
President Elect (External Liaison Portfolio)
Term: 1 year to 3 years total as a Presidential Officer In addition to the nomination submission, successful nominees will be …

December 19, 2019

Next Generation of CSHP Committees Reflect New Strategic Direction

Much has changed within CSHP’s committee structure, representing nearly two years of review and planning to make the work of the committees as effective as possible under new strategic direction. At the fall 2019 Board meetings in Dartmouth, NS the CSHP Board of Directors voted in favour of…

December 12, 2019

Gloria Day, CPRB Administrator, retires after 26 years with CSHP

  After 26 years of employment with CSHP, Gloria Day, Canadian Pharmacy Residency Board (CPRB) Administrator, retired in November 2019. Gloria was exceptionally dedicated and loyal to CSHP; at the time of her retirement, she was the Society’s longest standing employee! Gloria…

December 10, 2019

Year-In-Review Report (2018-2019): Vision Portfolio

  Written by: Tania Mysak 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…

November 27, 2019

Year-In-Review Report (2018-2019): External Portfolio

  Written by:
Douglas Doucette As President and External Liaison from 2018-2019, I would like to reflect on several exciting events that took place during this time in our Society, including several “firsts”. After over 15 years at the helm of CSHP, Myrella Roy retired …

November 12, 2019

Year-in-Review Report (2018-2019): Internal Portfolio

  Written by: Patrick Fitch I am pleased to highlight some of the work that has been accomplished within the Internal Portfolio during the past year. At the Professional Practice Conference (PPC) 2019, we celebrated 50 amazing years of Excellence. We began Sunday, February 3, …