The Canadian Association of Pharmacy in Oncology (CAPhO) is the national forum for oncology pharmacists and other health care professionals interested in oncology pharmacy.

Through the annual CAPhO Conference and other initiatives, we promote the practice of oncology pharmacy in Canada. We conduct educational events, maintain professional practice standards, facilitate communication between oncology pharmacists and other interested health professionals and advocate for oncology pharmacy as an area of specialty practice.

Learn more about CAPhO through our website and our blogs (the Compass), and become a member today.

New: Oncology Fundamentals Day: October 1, 2016

Geared to new or general pharmacy practitioners with cancer patients in their practice. 

Update: Oncology Basics

Initially released in 2011, has just been updated to ensure you are receiving the most recent and relevant oncology pharmacy resources.

Kathy Gesy is well known within CAPhO and is the CSHP (Saskatchewan Branch) recipient of the Pharmacist of the Year Award presented on Oct 21, 2016 in Regina, SK. Kathy graduated from the College of Pharmacy at the University of Saskatchewan in 1978 with Great Distinction. After completing a hospital pharmacy residency at University Hospital, she worked as a research coordinator on a national pharmacy workload measurement system and lecturer at the College of Pharmacy. Kathy also worked as a staff pharmacist at University Hospital and the...Read more

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Larry Broadfield, BSc Pharm, MHSc, FCAPhO.

Larry was a founding member of the Canadian Association of Pharmacy in Oncology (CAPhO).Read more