Volunteer Opportunities

Please note that any CSHP volunteers must be CSHP members in good standing. 
If you are interested in volunteering with the CSHP Ontario Branch please contact Anne Stacey.

 

President Elect - Vision Portfolio       

This is a Branch Executive position. The President stream is a 3 year commitment with year 1 serving as President Elect, the year of learning; year 2 is the Presential term and year 3 is Past President. This allows for continuity without significant multi-year workloads. Each presidential position comes with a portfolio that is overseen for the entire 3 years. This year, it will be the Vision Portfolio that the President Elect will oversee. The Vision Portfolio oversees Awards, Education, Membership and the Ontario Hospital Pharmacy Management Seminar. The ideal applicant would have an interest or experience in providing education or training.

Term: November 2020 - November 2021

The full terms of reference are available here.

 

Treasurer       

The Treasurer works with the financial component of CSHP National to ensure fiscal health of the Branch providing for funds for activities such as the Education event in November, as well as Awards and other member benefits. Treasurer is a 3 year term. The ideal applicant would have an interest in business or budgeting.

Term: November 2020 - November 2023

The full terms of reference are available here.

 

Primary Care Co-Chair     

Primary Care Chairs are overseen by the Presidential officer who oversees the Internal Portfolio. The role of the Primary Care Chair is to serve as a liaison between the Branch and the membership practicing in primary care settings. We currently have one chair & are seeking a second person to co-chair. The position is open immediately & applicants are being sought. This is an ideal opportunity for primary care pharmacists to get involved with CSHP’s Ontario Branch. The ideal applicant is practicing in primary care and motivated to support educational activities specific to primary care settings.

Primary Care Committee Members:

CSHP Ontario Branch would like to connect better with our Primary Care Community. CHSP OB is currently recruiting members to constitute a Primary Care Committee under the current Primary Care Liaisons on CSHP OB Council. The role of the committee will be to support the Primary Care Co-Chairs efforts to keep CSHP-OB Council aware of current issues, challenges and successes incurred by pharmacists practicing in primary care settings.  The Primary Care Chair will represent the voice of CSHP-OB members who practice in primary care settings. 

Term: 2 years

The full terms of reference are available here.

 

Education Committee Co-Chair     

Each committee ideally has a co-chair model to help with managing workload. The Education Committee is a very robust group of highly motivated practicing pharmacists who are responsible primarily for the education day in November that occurs concurrently with the Annual General Meeting. We currently have one chair & are seeking a second person to co-chair. This position is open immediately & applicants are being sought. This is an ideal opportunity to get involved with CSHP’s Ontario Branch. The ideal applicant is interested in educational event planning and working with highly motivated front line pharmacists.

Term: 2 years

The full terms of reference are available here

 

Chapter Chairs   

Chapters are overseen by the Presidential officer who oversees the Internal Portfolio. There are currently many Chapters that either do not have Chairs, or only have one. The role of Chapter Chairs is to facilitate educational events as per the needs of members within that Chapter, as well as to disseminate CSHP news and information, as required. The following Chapters need local leadership:
- Ottawa Valley chapter co-chair (1 position)
- Georgian-Bay Simcoe chapter chairs (2 positions)
- Northern/northwestern chapter co-chair (1 position)
- Quinte-St Lawrence chapter chairs (2 positions)

Please Note: At the next AGM (November 2020) the following will be opening as well:
- Golden Horseshoe chapter co-chair (1 position)
- Lake Ontario West chapter chairs (2 positions)
- Southwestern chapter chairs (2 positions)

Term: 2 years

The full terms of reference are available here.