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The BC Pharmacy Association has amalgamated all its COVID-19 daily, weekday updates into a single page to create a one-stop shop…

Updated: March was Pharmacy Awareness Month. This year, the month also marked the beginning of social distancing measures enacted Canada-wide due to COVID-19. Learn about a few of the hardworking pharmacy teams who are continuing to serve British…

Protect yourself by practicing good hygiene and by keeping vaccinations up to date

VANCOUVER—With five cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) being reported in B.C., it’s important to remember the advice that has…

Elected: Derek Desrosiers

Desson Consulting Ltd., Principal Vancouver, B.C. Elected 2020-2022

“I’m always striving to inspire other people to do better, to find where their strengths and passion lies…

I know it is 2020, the start of a new decade and we are all encouraged to look towards the future that embraces more technology. But I have to say, it may be in order to take a little look in the rearview mirror back to times when what you said,…

The pharmacy profession in Canada, and indeed B.C., has been challenged recently and many of our colleagues have been swept up by the change, feeling more like passengers than drivers of their figurative career “bus.” Owners and community…