Student Pharmacist Supporter
CSHP connects you with people and resources that will help you to learn more about hospital pharmacy. This will be instrumental in building your professional career. Regardless of your future practice setting, you will benefit from your involvement with CSHP.
For student pharmacists graduating prior to June 30, 2018
For student pharmacists graduating after July 1, 2018
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Student Pharmacist Supporters are student pharmacists who are enrolled in a first professional degree in pharmacy program and pay the required fees. Student Pharmacist Supporters are not eligible for membership.
Student Pharmacist Supporters have the right to
- serve on the Board;
- serve as chair or member of a Committee or Task Force; and
- be an External Representative.
Every Student Pharmacist Supporter, with the exception of those residing outside Canada, must be connected with a Branch and pay the applicable branch fee. Individuals living outside Canada who wish to be connected to a branch must pay the applicable branch fee.
Professional Liability Insurance
CSHP offers competitively-priced student rates that will cover you as an undergraduate, pharmacy resident, and post-graduate student. The insurance policy term runs from July 1 to June 30 each year. For more information, visit our liability insurance page.
Your journey starts with CSHP!
- Participate in a mentorship program through your branch
- Learn more about hospital pharmacy practice residencies
- Attend CSHP meetings, conferences, and educational events at Student Pharmacist Supporter rates
- Stay informed with subscriptions to the Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (CJHP), the CSHP e-Newsbrief, and the CSHP eBulletin
- Attend online educational programs, such as webinars
- Network with hospital pharmacy leaders at CSHP events
- Network with CSHP members and supporters from a variety of hospital pharmacy practice settings through Pharmacy Specialty Networks (PSNs). CSHP offers PSNs which focus on cardiology, infectious diseases, paediatrics, primary care, and more!
- Showcase your accomplishments by applying for a student award
- Join CSHP’s grassroots advocacy efforts to advance hospital pharmacy practice. Ask your branch where help is needed. Volunteer with CSHP at the national, branch, or school level
- Apply for the CSHP Summer Intern position (at the CSHP office in Ottawa)
- Request a Structured Practical Experiential Program rotation at CSHP through your school
- Look for job opportunities through the CSHP eBulletin, CSHP’s Career Opportunities Evening, or the Students and Residents Resource Centre (coming soon!)
Did someone encourage you to join CSHP?
If so, provide their name on the ‘referral’ line in your application, and we will send them a coupon! Those who make a referral receive $10 for encouraging Members and Supporters to join and $5 for referring pharmacy residents and students. Coupons can be used for publications, continuing education programs, and renewal fees.