SASKATCHEWAN COLLEGE OF PHARMACY PROFESSIONALS
MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL 2016-2017
The online renewal application for Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician membership renewals is now available. Renewals are due in the SCPP office on or before June 1, 2016 . Check your email for instructions!
RxFILES CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHARMACISTS - 1 CEU
Making Goldilocks Happy - Duration of Dual Antiplatelet and Triple Therapy for Cardiovascular & Cerebrovascular Indications
Regina & Area - May 26, 7-8 p.m.
Saskatoon & Area - May 7, 9-10 a.m. and May 18, 7-8 p.m.
Other Areas TBA. Please click here for more information. No cost.
NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION Awareness Week – April 23-30
Encourage immunizations! Promo materials available: canada.ca/vaccines
ONE-DAY PRIMER on MENOPAUSE Event – Saskatoon, April 30
More info: http://www.sigmamenopause.com/files/Program.pdf
CAPT PROFESSIONAL Development Conference - Ottawa, May 6-8
More info: http://capt.ca/event/2016-professional-development-conference/
DIABETES JEOPARDY: A Medley of Topics
One-day workshop April 29 - Jacqui Shumiatcher Theatre, Regina
Presented by CDA-DES South Saskatchewan Chapter
Contact Colleen Hollinger: 306-697-4007/ Colleen.Hollinger@rqhealth.ca
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
105th SCPP Annual General Meeting
Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 10:15 a.m.
SCPP 10, 25 & 50 Year Anniversary and Awards Reception
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Both events will be held during the PAS Annual Conference at Elkridge Resort, Waskesiu, April 29 to May 1, 2016
PHASE III COMPASS™ Pilot Project
Pharmacy Managers: Volunteers are Needed MORE
PEBC SEEKING New Exam Assessors
Assessor Invitation CLICK HERE More Information CLICK HERE
HELP SUPPORT REFUGEE PATIENTS IN SK : A message from PAS
Learn more at https://www.skpharmacists.ca/news/view/21
eHealth Service desk: 1-888-316-7446: Website
Trouble Shooting Document
NAPRA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SEARCH
For more information, please visit napra.ca
EFFECTIVE JAN 8, 2016: SK Optometrists have the authority to diagnose, treat and manage glaucoma, including prescribing oral medications. MORE
INTERNATIONAL PHARMACY GRADUATES
Appraisal Training & Assessment Program Under Review -The College's appraisal training and assessment program (for IPG’s and former members returning to practice) continues to be under review. MORE
ALLERJECT RECALL ADVISORY
Health Canada’s MedEffect e-Notice has distributed an Advisory: Sanofi-aventis Canada Inc., in consultation with Health Canada, is recalling all lots of Allerject (0.15 mg/0.15 mL and 0.3 mg/0.3 mL strength epinephrine auto-injectors) from the Canadian market MORE
SCPP PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PUBLICATIONS
See Pharmacy Technician TAB above
PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT COURSES
One of the qualifications for becoming a licensed pharmacy technician with SCPP is the successful completion of a practical assessment. Saskatchewan Polytechnic is offering two courses as part of the pathways to become a licensed pharmacy technician in Saskatchewan. For course and contact information, please click here .
SELKIRK COLLEGE NATIONAL BRIDGING EDUCATION PROGRAM
Application and registration closes three to four weeks before class start dates each semester. For the 2016-17 academic year, please click here for important dates . For more information, go to the Selkirk College website
PEBC EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINES/DATES
|Examination Name||Examination Date||Application Deadline Date*|
|Spring Pharmacy Technician
|Apr 24, 2016|| Registration Closed
|Summer Pharmacy Technician
|MCQ: Sept 10, 2016
OSPE: Sept 11, 2016
|June 10, 2016|
|Fall Pharmacy Technician
|Oct 15, 2016||June 24, 2016|