News

June 6, 2016

Update on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)

Note: New information is available with respect to MAID - please visit the College website: http://www.bcpharmacists.org/medical-assistance-dying   

April 27, 2016

PROVINCE PASSES PODSA AMENDMENTS

On April 25, 2016, the provincial government passed the Pharmacy Operations and Drug Scheduling Act (PODSA) amendments. Health Minister Terry Lake moved the third reading of the amendments, which authorize the College to identify pharmacy owners, something that was not possible in the past.

April 15, 2016

The highlights from the April Board Meeting are now available: 

April 5, 2016

After carefully considering all eligible applicants, the College of Pharmacist of BC Board has appointed Sorell Wellon as the District 8 Pharmacy Technician Representative to the Board. Sorell Wellon's term of office will end at the start of the November 2016 Board meeting.

March 24, 2016

Naloxone resources are now available here: http://www.bcpharmacists.org/naloxone

March 11, 2016

The College of Pharmacists of BC has released the March 2016 issue of ReadLinks:

March 11, 2016

College Funds SFU Research Initiative to Reduce ADR-Related Visits to Emergency Departments

March 2, 2016

Board Appointment for District 8 - Pharmacy Technicians

March 11, 2016: Thank you to those who submitted expressions of interest for the Board vacancy.

The Board will appoint the successful candidate in the coming weeks. All candidates will be notified of the Board appointment. 

February 25, 2016

Board Member Resignation - Bal Dhillon (District 8)

Board member Bal Dhillon, District 8 - Pharmacy Technician representative, resigned from the Board on February 22, 2016 in order to spend more time with her family.

February 19, 2016

The highlights from the February Board Meeting are now available: 

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