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B.C. pharmacist Craig Plain has been named the 2017 Canadian Pharmacist of the Year by the Canadian Pharmacists Association.

As pharmacy manager of Pier Health Resource Centre in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, Plain has been at the…

In The News

July 13, 2017 -- Pharmacist Gill Montgomery was one of thousands of evacuees who were displaced because of the B.C. wildfires. On Tuesday, she left her community pharmacy in 100 Mile House for the safety of Kamloops. After arriving, she was ready…

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Media Release

July 12, 2017 – On behalf of all pharmacists in British Columbia, the BC Pharmacy Association is concerned for the ongoing health, well-being and safety of all those affected by the wildfires. Last week, a provincial…

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Phase 2 of the pharmacogenomics research project launched this April, with 25 pharmacies participating in communities across B.C.

The “Genomics for Precision Drug Therapy in the Community Pharmacy” project is co-funded by Genome BC and the…

The Tablet

By Alan Low, BSc.(Pharm.), Pharm. D., RPh, ACPR, FCSHP, CCD Clinical Associate Professor Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC

The Tablet

As you’re hopefully aware, this spring the BC Pharmacy Association (BCPhA) and Green Shield Canada (GSC) launched two new health coaching programs for diabetes and asthma. These services are available for beneficiaries of BCPhA’s group extended…