Interactions: News from CSHP

August 8, 2019

In Memoriam: Stephen Charles Long

It is with regret and sadness that the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) announces the passing of long-standing member Stephen (Steve) Charles Long on July 24, 2019 at the age of 62. Steve was a pharmacy leader, well-known for his work in shaping pharmaceutical pol…

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…

July 23, 2019

Announcing the 2019 Research Grant Competition!

The CSHP Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of funding for the 2019 Research Grant Competition. It is important to acknowledge the CSHP 2019 Strategic Business Plan and the CSHP values of excellence and innovation in patient care, inter-professional collaboration and professiona…

July 22, 2019

Notice to All Members: Proposed Changes to the CSHP Bylaw

At the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on October 5, 2019, members of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) will be asked to approve the amendments to the CSHP Bylaw set out below.  These changes reflect the Board’s decision that the CSHP Chief Executive Officer …

July 19, 2019

Announcing the Availability of Education Grants in 2019!

The CSHP Foundation is pleased to announce that it 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 …

July 5, 2019

Safe Transitions of Care for Patients Taking Opioids

Exclusive webinar for CSHP members
  When: Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. EDT
Duration: 30 minutes Description: Whether it’s a transition from hospital to home or unit to unit, or any other type, transitions of care are tricky. For patients taking opioids, keepi…