The CSHP office, located in Ottawa, Ontario, is responsible for conducting the business and affairs of CSHP. It is an information-resource centre and provides continuity for the business of the Society. It serves as a liaison with other associations and government and is responsible for organizing and coordinating national Society meetings, activities and programs. The staff do not set policy, but act as administrators of policy as established by the Board.


Chief Executive Officer
Jody Ciufo

Responsible to the CSHP Board and Executive for implementing approved strategic plans. Liaison with branches, professional organizations, other associations, and government.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:
National Office
Executive and the Board 
Representative for CSHP

(877) 340-2756 ext. 225
(613) 912-4101

Executive Assistant
Rosemary Pantalone

Provides administrative assistance to CSHP’s Executive and Board, including the Executive Director.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:

(877) 340-2756 ext. 230
(613) 912-4103


Chief Pharmacy Officer
Christina Adams

Oversees and provides leadership to the professional practice team. Responsible for the development of CSHP’s suite of professional resources, policy positions, continuing education, best practices, consultations, research and knowledge translation.

Programs and Committee Responsibilities:
Pharmacy Practice Publications Steering (P3S)
Pharmacy Specialty Networking (PSN)
Canadian Pharmacy Residency Board (CPRB)
Hospital Pharmacy in Canada Survey Board (HPC)

(877) 340-2756 ext. 227
(613) 912-3494

Director, Marketing and Communications
Clara Wicke

Oversees and provides leadership for membership, web, media, branding, sponsorship, publications and advocacy initiatives.

Programs and Committee Responsibilities:
Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (CJHP)
Pharmacy Awareness Month (PAM)

(877) 340-2756 ext. 229
(613) 909-9962


Director, Corporate Services
Desarae Davidson

Manages the general operations of the CSHP office, provides lead support to projects, supervises office staff, establishes work priorities, and liaises with CSHP members, other organizations, suppliers and sponsors.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:
Conference (PPC, Harrison, PDW)
Awards (Fellows)
Educational Services (ESC)

(877) 340-2756 ext. 226
(613) 736-9733


Director of Finance
Cathi Yabsley

Provides Financial and Business Advisory Services including but not limited to; Monitor financial reporting systems, accounting policies and procedures, payroll processing and investment activities. Assist with the planning and coordination of the year-end audits, including corporate tax filings. Make recommendations for changes to the Executive Director and Operations Manager regarding financial policies and procedures, information system, budget and audit planning processes, payroll, other financial control functions and finance human resources.

Programs and Committees Liaison Responsibilities:
Finance and Audit Committee

(877) 340-2756 ext. 102
(613) 699-7770


Marketing and Communications Manager
Peter Zerbin

Working with the Director of Marketing and Communications, identifies and articulates the member value journey and ensures it is reflected on and supported by the CSHP’s website, in communications plans, social media and other marketing assets. Recommends, develops and executes communications plans, and campaigns while liaising with external agencies in development of offline and online tactical marketing communications.

Program and Committee Responsibilities:
Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (CJHP)
Pharmacy Awareness Month (PAM)
Professional Practice Conference (PPC)

(877) 340-2756 ext. 235
(613) 912-4107

Peter Zerbin

Membership & Awards Administrator
Robyn Rockwell

Provides administrative support to the general membership, the Membership Committee, and the National Awards Committee.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:

(877) 340-2756 ext. 222
(613) 909-9964


Content Officer 
Amanda Iannaccio

Responsible for CSHP's publications portfolio and provides support to the Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy Editorial Board. Executes targeted email marketing campaigns and handles the publication and dissemination of CSHP’s biweekly newsletter, Interactions. 

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:
The Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy Editorial Board

(877) 340-2756 ext. 228
(613) 912-4105


Finance Administrator
Anna Dudek

Provides bookkeeping services to the CSHP National office, CSHP Foundation. Records the organizations business transactions and retains all accounting records.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibility:
Finance & Audit 

(877) 340-2756 ext. 223
(613) 912-4106


General Program Administrator
Pamela Saunders

Provides clerical support to the CSHP national office staff and administrative support to the Fellows Recognition Committee..

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibility:
Fellows Recognition
Professional Practice
Conference (National and Branch)

(877) 340-2756 ext. 224
(613) 736-5660


Ontario Branch & Advocacy Executive Assistant 
Anne Stacey

Provides administrative support and services to the CSHP Ontario Branch (OB) and the Advocacy Committee.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:
Ontario Branch Board 

(877) 340-2756 ext. 232
(613) 909-9968

Administrative Assistant
Stephanie Clancy

Provides administrative support to the affiliated boards and CSHP Foundation.

Programs and Committee Liaison Responsibilities:
Hospital Pharmacy in Canada Survey Board (HPC)
CSHP Foundation

(877) 340-2756 ext. 234
(613) 909-9960

Stephanie Clancy