News and Events

Upcoming Events

> October 2018 - The CSHP Student Symposium will take place on Thursday, October 25th from 5 - 8pm in Room 3454 and the Professional Practice Lab.

> October 2018 - CSHP NL Branch Fall CE Day and Semi Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, October 13, 2018.

> September 2018 - Are you interested in completing a residency program? CSHP will be holding a Hospital Pharmacy Residency Information Session on Monday, September 25th from 12pm - 2pm in Lecture Theatre E. Free for CSHP members! Lunch will be provided.

> September 2018 - Calling all students! CSHP NL Branch's Hospital Pharmacist Job Shadowing program is back! This program is only available to student supporters. Submit your form to student reps Sydney Evans or Anna Thomas by September 28th to participate.


> Congratulations to Angie Payne who is this year's winner of the Professional Practice Conference Travel Grant. Angie will travel to the 50th PPC in February 2019!

> Our branch is excited to once again be offering a travel grant of up to $2000 for one member to attend the 50th anniversary Professional Practice Conference in Toronto in February 2019! The deadline for applications is 4pm on Wednesday, October 31st. Click here for more information.

>Congrats to our 2018 CSHP NL Branch Award winners! Annual awards were presented at our Semi Annual Meeting on October 13th. These awards are sponsored through generous funding from Apotex. Here are the well-deserving recipients:

Andrea Woodland: Alfred G. Dawe Distinguished Service Award

Stephanie Young: Leadership in Pharmacy Practice Award.

Megan Gulliver: New Practitioner Award.

September 2018 - Thanks to the generous sponsorship provided by TEVA Canada, we are pleased to announce that all active members of CSHP NL Branch will continue to receive a complimentary subscription to RxFiles. This is available both online and on as an app on your phone. You will have access until September 30, 2019.  If you have any questions please contact Lisa Bishop.
Click here for instructions on subscription renewal.

May 2018 - The CSHP NL Branch Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday May 17th at the Ramada Hotel in St. John's. Please RSVP by May 11th, 2018.

March 2018 - Our Spring 2018 Newsletter is now online! March 2018 - Attention Pharmacy Students! Join us at our Hospital Residency Information Session on Friday April 6th at 12:00pm. Free for CSHP members. October 2017 - Calling all students! Please join us Monday, October 23rd for the CSHP's Hospital Pharmacy Student Symposium. Come learn about hospital pharmacy and network with local hospital pharmacists! October 2017 - Please join us at the our annual Fall CE Day Saturday October 14th, 2017 8:00am - 3:30pm . Registration is FREE to CSHP members. October 2017 - The deadline to apply for the Fresenius Kabi 2018 Travel Grant to PPC is 4pm on Thursday October 5th, 2018. September 2017 - Oncology Fundamentals Day 2017 (OFD17), presented by the Canadian Association of Pharmcacy in Oncology (CaPhO), will take place on Saturday, September 30, 2017. OFD17 will be a full day, accredited, online educational event providing foundational level presentations on topics related to oncology pharmacy. OFD17 is targeted for general pharmacy practitioners looking for core education on common oncology diseases, cancer treatment toxicities, and cancer symptoms. To learn more, visit Septeber 2017 - Please join us for the CSHP NL Semi-Annual Meeting (SAM) and Awards presentation which is being held in conjunction with the PANL conference. Where: Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, St. John's, NL; When: Friday, September 22nd, 2017. Wine and cheese reception starting at 4:30 pm sponsored by Apotex Inc. Semi-Annual Meeting 5:00-6:00 pm. Please RSVP to Nicole Dawe (Secretary, NL Branch) at by 5pm on Tuesday, September 5th. August 2017 - It is that time of year when we ask you to seek recognition for a colleague of yours that you think goes above and beyond to support this great pharmacy profession of ours. Nomination criteria and nomination forms for the Leadership in Pharmacy Practice Award, the Alfred G. Dawe Distinguished Service Award and the New Practitioner Award are now posted in the Awards section of the website. The deadline for Nominations is September 1, 2017. Please consider nominating a worthy pharmacist today! The BranchOut is the official newsletter of the CSHP NL Branch. Winter 2017 edition is now online! April 2017 - Nominations for NL Branch Council Nominations are now being accepted for the position of Treasurer (2017-19). The deadline for nominations is May 1, 2017. In the event that more than one nomination is received, an election will be conducted. Office will begin at the Annual General Meeting in May. All members are encouraged to become involved by nominating or actively encouraging members to seek the position. A Nomination for Election form and a Statement of Consent to Serve form must be completed. For more information, please contact Lisa Bishop ( November 15, 2016- Congratulations to Nicole MacDonald who was awarded the Pharmacy Practice Residency Award, sponsored by Pfizer Canada from the NB and NS branches of CSHP. Her project conducted at the Moncton Hospital and was titled, "Reliability of a Best Possible Medication History Completed by Non-Admitted Patients in the Emergency Department". October 5th 2016 - CSHP NL Branch members 2016-2017 RX files renewal information September 29, 2016 - Congratulations to the CSHP 2016 NL Branch Award Winners! August 2, 2016 - Congratulations to Jason Kielly the winner of the Fresinus Kabi Educational Travel Grant to PPC in 2017! The BranchOut is the official newsletter of the CSHP NL Branch. Spring 2016 edition is now online!



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