Continuing Professional Development for Pharmacists (CPDP)

College of Pharmacy and Nutrition
University of Saskatchewan
110 Science Place
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5C9
Canada

Telephone: (306) 966-6350
Fax: (306) 966-6377


noticePlease help us to keep CPDP's email lists & database up to date by sending us a change of address when you move, or change your email address.  This will make sure that you will not miss any of the CE program announcements or mailouts. You can use the same form to notify us of any change in your Last Name. You can phone (306-966-6350), fax (306-966-6377),email(cpdp@usask.ca) or fill in a Change of Address/Name Change form and submit your change to us. Thank you.
** Scroll down this page for links to CE Programs and Information.**


CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPDP) STAFF 

Lisa Bagonluri - Manager (lisa.bagonluri@usask.ca )

Nora Jacek - Secretary (nora.jacek@usask.ca)

Mary-Ann Dogoe - Program Assistant (mary-ann.dogoe@usask.ca)


HOURS OF OPERATION

Summer Regular Hours:
Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon; 1:00 pm - 4:30pm; subject to change.

On August 31st the CPDP Office will be moving to the Health Sciences building.  There may be some disruption with our telephone and computer services on August 31st and September 1st, please be patient if we are unable to get back to you right away.  Our new address will be Room 3317, Health Sciences E-Wing, 104 Clinic Place, Saskatoon, SK  S7N 2Z4.  Our phone number will remain the same, our fax number will be changing.  Stay tuned for details.

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.


CPDP News...  

phrm August 25, 2015 -- New CE Programs have been posted:  New CE programs have been posted on the "Live CPD Events" page, the upcoming programs are in August and September .

phrm August 25, 2015 -- Privacy Officer Re-Certification Training: We are pleased to announce that we will be offering this training in Saskatoon on Sunday, September 13, 2015 and in Regina on Sunday, September 27, 2015.  Early Bird Registration deadline is Thursday, August 20th.   To see complete details and to read, and/or print the brochure, go to the menu at the top right-hand side of this page and click on "Live CPD Events".   Unable to attend one of these live sessions?  We will be offering the recertification training online, beginning in December 2015.  You may attend this training even if you have never taken the original Pharmacy Privacy Officer Training.

phrm July 13th, 2015 -- Canadian Pharmacists Association ADAPT Online Patient Care Skills Program:  The format of this course has now changed to be more efficient and effective, it is now four separate courses that are shorter and offered more often.  ADAPT gives you the foundational patient care and medication management skills you need to fully leverage expanded scopes of practice and offer new services.  The online program increases your confidence and expertise in integrating new patient care skills, processes and tools into your everyday practice.  Course 1:  Medication Assessment and Collaboration runs from August 26th to October 6 and registration is now open.  Go to their website for more information, to read the Learning Objectives, and to register for the course.  Each course of the ADAPT program has been accredited by the Canadian Pharmacists Association (a CCCEP approved accredited provider).

phrm May 19th, 2015 -- Bill 151 "An Act to amend The Pharmacy Act, 1996" has received Royal Assent:  Bill 151 received Royal Assent of May 14th, 2015, you can read the Bylaws and Standards documents on the Saskatchewan College of Pharmacists website, on the "Legislation page" at http://saskpharm.ca/site/legislation?nav=03 

phrm 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 cpdp@usask.ca  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 Cdn Flag
The national coordinating and accrediting body for continuing pharmacy education in Canada. www.cccep.org

SHIRP: Saskatchewan's Online Library for Health Professionals Sask Flag
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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