Interactions: News from CSHP


September 20, 2017

Hospital Pharmacy Student Award

By: Julie Sobowale

This award is given to a Student Pharmacist Supporter of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), who shows promise as a future hospital pharmacy practitioner through student activities or experiential training in direct patient care, research or education. The selected candidate&n…


September 20, 2017

Assessment Tool for Aseptic Compounding

By: Julie Sobowale


CSHP has a new tool to help pharmacies assess their aseptic compounding practices! The Assessment Tool for Aseptic Compounding (ATAC) was developed by the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), in collaboration with the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) Canada…



September 15, 2017

Calling All Awesome App Users

By: Julie Sobowale

Calling All Awesome App Users (and Awesome App’s as well)! We are planning for an exciting round table discussion at our Professional Practice Conference (PPC) in February 2018 in Toronto, and we want to hear from you! Apps are used commonly by CSHP members in the workplace, so we are callin…


September 7, 2017

Call for Poster Abstracts for PPC 2018

Do you have a research project that you would like to present at PPC 2018 in Toronto? The Call for Abstracts is available online (in both official languages) and provides you with all the pertinent information for your submission. The presenting author must complete the Author Submission F…



September 1, 2017

In Memoriam: A Tribute to Reta Fowler

    The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) has lost a long-time active member, volunteer, and professional leader. Reta Fowler passed away peacefully at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on May 23, 2017. Reta was born and raised in Saskatchewan and graduated…


August 18, 2017

THANK YOU to our Supporters in 2016!

By: Chris Doody

The CSHP Foundation Board of Trustees would like to acknowledge and thank the corporations and CSHP members who generously provided financial support to the Foundation in 2016. Corporate Sponsors
  Silver ($20,000 - $39,999)
Pfizer Canada Inc. Bronze ($10,000 - $19,999…


August 18, 2017

Notice of the 2017 Annual General Meeting

By: Chris Doody

Notice of the
2017 Annual General Meeting   The 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017, 10:15-10:55 ADT, at the Delta Hotel Fredericton, Fredericton, NB. All Members and non-membe…


August 4, 2017

Sheryl Zelenitsky: Research Grant Spotlight

By: Chris Doody

  Q: How did the concept/idea for your research project come about? A: I have always been interested in antimicrobial prophylaxis as an intervention with measurable impact on patient care. I believe the area was lapsing with the focus on specific questions such as: What is the best p…