Interactions: News from CSHP


May 11, 2017

In Memoriam: A Tribute to Donna Pipa

By: Chris Doody





  The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP), and the pharmacy world at large, has lost a long time active member, volunteer, and professional leader.  Donna Pipa passed away on April 27, 2017 at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary.  Donna be…



April 25, 2017

CSHP Fellows Program 2017: Applications Now Available

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) Fellow status is a peer recognition that is conferred upon a CSHP member who has demonstrated noteworthy, sustained service and excellence in the practice of pharmacy in hospitals and related health care settings. The Fellows Recognition Co…


April 25, 2017

2017 Spring Residency Board News

The Canadian Pharmacy Residency Board (CPRB) held its winter meeting on February 4 and 5, 2017. Read the Spring edition of Residency Board News to find the most recent highlights of the CPRB's activities, decisions, and discussions here.





April 1, 2017

Provide Feedback on AMMI Canada's Initiative to Help Healthcare Leaders Acquire Resources from Healthcare Administrators to Launch or Improve an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program

By: Chris Doody

The Antimicrobial Stewardship and Resistance Committee of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (AMMI Canada) has authored the Business Case for Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in Acute Care, Cancer Care, Rehabilitation, and Complex Continuing Care. AMMI Canada is t…



April 1, 2017

2015−2016 Year-in-Review: External Portfolio

By: Chris Doody

By Glen J. Pearson As President and External Liaison in 2015–2016, I continued to be busy with arising opportunities and requests for CSHP’s input on many important issues related to hospital pharmacy practice and practitioners.  One of the most notable and important issues in which CSHP wa…