Cannabis, Summer 2019
An approved cannabis education program must be completed by March 10, 2020 Additional cannabis education courses that meet the mandatory education requirements set by the College for Part A pharmacists have been approved. Details of these courses are found on
Cannabis, Spring 2019
The College has approved the first cannabis education program that meets the mandatory education requirements for Part A pharmacists. The Essential Cannabis Knowledge for Pharmacists Certificate Program (URL no longer available) addresses the three required competencies identified by the College,
Cannabis, Fall 2018
The Cannabis Act came into effect October 17, 2018, signalling legalized access to cannabis for recreational use across Canada. With the legalization of cannabis for recreational use comes the potential for more open use among the public and pharmacy patients.
Cannabis, Summer 2018
When the Cannabis Act comes into force in October 2018, it will for the first time in Canada make access to and use of recreational cannabis legal. Yet while the country’s pharmacy regulatory bodies have not yet received any indication