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Health Product InfoWatch: February 2018

February 27, 2018

The goal of the Health Product InfoWatch is to raise awareness and to provide clinically relevant information to healthcare professionals concerning marketed health products and their safety. In some cases, information is intended to stimulate reporting of similar adverse reactions.

Each publication i...

Regional meetings - save the date

February 21, 2018

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are invited to join ACP at our upcoming spring regional meeting to be held in ...

Precepting: It's your professional responsibility

February 21, 2018

If you’re a pharmacy professional and haven’t thought about being a preceptor before, now is a good time to start. Precepting is an excellent opportunity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to give back to the professions in the form of mentoring the next generation. In...

Passionate about health education?

February 21, 2018

Health professionals in Alberta have the opportunity to add the role of educator to their resumes. The University of Alberta is now accepting applications to its Master of Education in Health Sciences Education (MEd in HSE) program.

The MEd in HSE program has been offered since 2010, but only admits a new group of...

ACP Registrant Survey now open

February 21, 2018

The Alberta College of Pharmacists (ACP) has commissioned Advanis, an independent research company, to survey pharmacists and pharmacy technicians registered in Alberta. ACP is interested in gathering opinions, measuring awareness, and examining the views of how the college is performing in its work to regulate the province’s pharmac...

Are you a good candidate for ACP Council?

February 7, 2018
ACP is holding council elections this spring for five open council positions, and we’re seeking nominations for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to help fulfill the college's mandate of promoting and protecting the health and well-being of Albertans by governing the profession of pharmacists and pharmacy technicia...

Order lab tests? This could help!

February 7, 2018
If you have a PRAC ID and have registered to order lab tests, you may find important and helpful information in Laboratory Bulletins issued by AHS Laboratory Services.