Interactions: News from CSHP

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 19, 2019

Consultation: PMPRB Draft Guidelines

The Patented Medicines Regulations were recently amended, to allow the PMPRB to identify gross and net non-excessive ceiling prices of patented medicines in Canada that are more closely aligned with prices in like-minded countries, more reflective of their value to Canadian consumers and mo…

December 16, 2019

New recommendations for ASA in prevention of cardiovascular disease

CSHP has been invited to endorse draft recommendations on the use of ASA for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. In collaboration with the Heart & Stroke Foundation, CSHP members Bill Semchuk and Christine Papoushek were part of the group that developed these recommendations, which…