Continuing Professional Development for Pharmacists (CPDP)
College of Pharmacy and Nutrition
University of Saskatchewan
110 Science Place
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5C9
Telephone: (306) 966-6350
Fax: (306) 966-6377
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CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPDP) STAFF
Lisa Bagonluri - Manager (email@example.com )
Nora Jacek - Secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org)
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday through Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p,m,; Friday - closed
Fall/Winter Regular Hours:
Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon; 1:00 pm - 4:30pm; subject to change.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES
The College based Continuing Pharmacy Education unit, was established July 31, 1995. The goal of this unit is to develop, deliver, and evaluate quality, reasonably priced, continuing professional education to meet the needs of the pharmacists of Saskatchewan in terms of maintaining competence to practice and fulfilling the SCP licensure requirements.
New Live Event postings: There are some new Live Event postings on the "Live CPD Events" page, to see this information, click on the link in the top right-hand margin of this page.
Survey for AllerGen NCE -- AllerGen NCE is a national research network funded by Industry Canada through the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program. Since 2004, AllerGen has united Canada's leading experts in allergic disease and asthma. AllerGen is conducting a needs assessment survey to determine the need for an interprofessional Allergy Educator Training Course in Canada. The survey was developed by a multi-disciplinary steering committee and survey results will be reviewed by this group to inform further investment in the development of such a course. This online survey will take approximately five (5) minutes to complete and a response is requested by July 25, 2014. The opinions and comments of Saskatchewan pharmacists will be highly valuable to the evaluation of this initiative. Please go to the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2_Allergy_education_survey
Prescriptive Authority for Pharmacists - Minor Ailments Part 3 Online Course: This training is now available as a course online on Blackboard Learn. To read information about the course, including Learning Objectives please see the brochure in pdf format. To register with payment, please click on the link to access the brochure, and fill out the "Registration Panel" at your convenience, this can then be faxed to the CPDP Office to register. The guidelines and logarithms are posted on the medSask website. Please note: Pharmacists are cleared to prescribe for all New Ailments as they become approved, so long as they have completed the training for the original 3 Minor Ailments. This online course has been accredited for Saskatchewan pharmacists only, it is not nationally accredited. For a complete listing and description of CPDP's Online Courses, please see our new "CE Online Courses" page by clicking the link in the top right-hand margin of this page.
CPDP and Anti-Spam Legislation: On July 1, 2014, Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into effect. Our office will be making every effort to comply with this legislation. Pharmacists, who are currently on our email distribution lists, have already received 2 mass emails with this information and an "unsubscribe" option as part of their content. Our office has been asking pharmacists on these lists, to give us their written consent in order to allow us to continue sending our emails to them. If you are not on our email lists but would like to receive our electronic announcements, invitations, and notices about live CE events, please email us at email@example.com with the subject line "subscribe reminders" and type in text giving us your written consent to do so. Every email from July 1, 2014 going forward will always include an unsubscribe link, pharmacists may unsubscribe from our lists at any time. To read more CASL info online please go to http://fightspam.gc.ca/eic/site/030.nsf/eng/home
To View Continuing Education Programs or Information on the Learning Portfolio
Click on the Page Links Below:
Live CPD Events
Directory of CPD Programs and Distance Education Resources
SK Pharmacists Learning Portfolio
Health Professional Agencies Directory of websites
Drug Information Resources/medSask Recommended Internet Sites
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CCCEP: The Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy
The national coordinating and accrediting body for continuing pharmacy education in Canada. www.cccep.org
SHIRP: Saskatchewan's Online Library for Health Professionals
BSP candidates, did you know that you lose access to library resources when you leave campus? SHIRP is able to fill that gap, it is a provincially funded free electronic library available to registered health professionals -- including pharmacists. It is accessed through provincial health regions, through PIP or through independent account set up. Visit the SHIRP website.
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