Live CPD Events

(as of November 18, 2014)
for Non-accredited and upcoming events, please scroll further down the page.

**Any CEUs earned April 1st or later can be used for the current licensing year OR used towards the next year's license.**
Please note: from September until May 30, this page will be updated every 7 to 14 days.  During the summer months, this page is updated as we receive programs to accredit.

November 19, 2014
Saskatoon, SK
Accredited for
1.0 CEUs

Seeing Through the Mist of Options:  The Enhanced Role Pharmacists Can Play in Optimizing COPD Medication and Device Management

Speaker:  Robert Skomro, MD, FRCPC
Location:  The Willows -- Eagle View Room
Registration:  please RSVP by Monday, November 17, 2014 by email to or by phoning her at 306-229-5445.  Please note the program is limited to 40 participants so please register soon.  For full details, including the learning objectives, please see the invitation in pdf format.

November 21 & 22, 2014
Saskatoon, SK
total of
9.0 CEUs

16th Annual Practical Management of Common Medical Problems Conference

Speakers:  Various
Location:  Travelodge Hotel
Registration:  registration is now open, please RSVP to Continuing Professional Learning (CPL) by phoning (306) 966-7787, or by faxing (306) 966-7673, or by mailing your form to CPL at the College of Medicine, see brochure for address.  You can also register online at or in person at RUH, Room 5641.  Early Bird registration deadline is October 24, 2014 for a fee of $346.50, Regular registration from October 25 and after is $399.00.  For details see their website or check their flyer in pdf format.


November 25, 2014
Saskatoon, SK

Intrauterine Contraception:  The Freedom of Choice

Speaker:  Dr. Lexy Regush, MD FRCSC
Location: Sheraton Cavelier, East Room
Please RSVP to the CPDP Office by Phone: 306-966-6350 or by Fax: 306-966-6377.  The deadline to register is Friday, November 21, 2014 -- Seating will be limited to 60 people, and will be on a first come, first registered basis.  If you are unable to attend please notify CPDP so that another pharmacist can take your place.  To view full details, including program objectives, please see the flyer in pdf format.

Current and ongoing
Blackboard Learn website

CPDP's Online courses

• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Level 1 Basics
• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Minor Ailments Pt 1 (Acne, Insect Bites, Cold Sores) 
• Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists -- Minor Ailments Pt 2 (Oral Thrush, Diaper Dermatitis, Allergic Rhinitis)
• Medication Safety and Continuous Quality Assurance in Community Pharmacies
• Pharmacy Privacy Officer Training 
• ECP Training

These courses have been accredited for Saskatchewan pharmacists only, they are not nationally accredited.  To register for any one of these courses, please download and fill out the Multi-Course registration form, mail to our address or fax to 306-966-6377 at your convenience. 

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 phrm  Poison and Drug Information Service (PADIS) Conference 2014 (+Live Webcast)
Presenter:  This conference is presented by the Faculty of Medicine -- the Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary
Speakers:  Various
Date & Location:  Saturday, November 15, 2014; University of Calgary, and Webcast
Registration:  Please register with the Continuing Medical Education office, University of Calgary.  You may register online at or by fax at (403) 270-2330, or by mail (see their address in the brochure),  The registration fee is $99.75 for this course and payment information must be included at the time of registration.  For further information about the conference, please call (403) 220-7032.  For full details, including the Learning Objectives, and a description of program topics, please see the brochure in pdf format.

Canadian Immunization Conference 2014
Date & Location:
December 2-4, 2014 in Ottawa, ON.
Registration: you may register through their website, they have also posted program details and information about the conference on this website

phrm Continuing Professional Learning - College of Medicine (no programs at this time)
Date & Location:

phrm Natural Standard General Information Session
The use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has grown in response to efforts by patients to take a more ative role in their health care. Natural Standard was founded by clinicians and researchers to provide high quality, evidence-based information about CAM to professionals and consumers to help them make safe, educated decisions in this area. There are a number of webinar sessions being offered, please go to our Directory of CPD Programs and Distance Education Resources page.

(June 2014)

AsthmaTrec & COPDTrec Workshops
The Asthma/COPD training are continuing professional education programs. They are designed to train health care professionals in the skills and knowledge necessary to become effective Asthma/COPD educators.

2-Day Management Workshops fees are $500.00/participant ($900.00 for full 4-day workshops).
Workshop size is limited to 12 participants. IT IS Mandatory to register 6 WEEKS prior to the workshop.

Now you can continue your education with RespTrec videos on the RespTrec website. The RespTrec website now adds continuing education video presentations throughout the year. You are required to subscribe to access the videos, after viewing the video a test is written and a passing result earns education credits.

COPD Trec Schedule:

September 11 - September 14, 2014 
RSVP Deadline July 17, 2014

AsthmaTrec Schedule:
There are no courses in Saskatoon

COPD Management Only:
September 11 - 12th 
RSVP Deadline July 17, 2014
Asthma Management Only:
October 3 - 4, 2014 
RSVP Deadline August 14, 2014
SpiroTrec Schedule:
There are no courses upcoming in Saskatoon

The Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy has confirmed accreditation as follows:
Education Module - 13.75 CEUs
COPD & Its Management Module - 13.0 CEUs
Asthma & Its Management Module - 13.0 CEUs

For more information & to register: or email,

Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) is the medical section of the Lung Association. Website  CTS Professional Development Link


WEYBURN Rob Travis  
ESTEVAN Vacant  
MOOSE JAW Michael Pitzel (306) 693-5184
PRINCE ALBERT Roses Stewart (306) 922-8959
REGINA Myla Wollbaum (306) 525-2910
ROSETOWN-KINDERSLEY Gary Groves (306) 882-3636
YORKTON-MELVILLE Angela Pidkowich (306) 786-6636

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