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Call for ACP committee members

May 28, 2013
ACP is seeking registrants interested in participating on ACP committees and working groups. We are looking for individuals to be involved with one of the following areas:
  • Registration and entry to practice
  • Competence and continuing education
  • Quality...
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Dean's Golf Tournament

May 28, 2013

Monday, June 17

Wolf Creek Golf Resort, Ponoka

Registration: 10:00 a.m. 

Shotgun Start: 11:00 a.m. 

Funds raised support scholarships and bursaries for undergraduate pharmacy students. New! A portion of your golfing fee(s) is eligible for a $55 charitable tax...

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Council meeting June 14

May 28, 2013

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

Friday, June 14 

Chateau Lacombe, Edmonton

Council meetings are open to observers at council’s discretion. To reserve a seat, please call Leslie Ainslie at 780-990-0321, 1-877-227-3838 or email leslie.ainslie@pharmacists.ab.ca. Due to seating...

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AGM will be webcast live

May 28, 2013

Saturday, June 15, 12:20 to 1:45 p.m.

Chateau Lacombe, Edmonton

View the agenda and 2012 AGM draft minutes

Want to view remotely? The AGM will be viewable online. Remote participants may submit questions and comments during the discussion portions of the meeting....

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AHS restricts codeine-containing products to adults only

May 28, 2013

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has recently approved a formulary restriction on codeine which limits the use of codeine-containing products to adults (patients over the age of eighteen) within all AHS facilities.

While this ...

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Call for committee members

May 14, 2013
ACP is seeking registrants interested in participating on ACP committees and working groups. We are looking for individuals to be involved with one of the following areas:
  • Registration and entry to practice
  • Competence and continuing education
  • Quality pharmacist...
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Reminder: Pharmacist may not prescribe Zolpidem

May 14, 2013

A pharmacist may not prescribe Zolpidem as it is classified under Benzodiazepines and Other Targeted Substances Regulations under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

Prohibition from prescribing narcotics and controlled drugs ...

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Pre-register for ACP's annual general meeting

May 14, 2013

12:20 to 1:45 p.m., Saturday, June 15

Chateau Lacombe, Edmonton

View the agenda and 2012 AGM draft minutes

As space is limited, anyone not registering for the symposium should register in advance to attend the annual general...

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Early bird symposium deadline TOMORROW

May 14, 2013

Get a head start on your CEUs for 2014 as you develop strategies and a tool kit to help you:

  • Confidently respond to drug-seeking behaviour
  • Better collaborate with other healthcare professionals
  • Efficiently and effectively manage...
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