The Canadian Association of Pharmacy in Oncology (CAPhO) is a member directed association that promotes, supports and advances oncology pharmacy practice. CAPhO is a recognized leader of oncology pharmacy in Canada, with members including pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, assistants and students. We support the provision of safe and effective oncology pharmacy services to oncology patients.  Mentorship, education and research support are some of the ways that CAPhO contributes to member professional development. CAPhO advocates for oncology pharmacy excellence through the collaboration and engagement with health care providers, patients and other organizations.

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

They’re here – now what? Practical Considerations for Implementing Biosimilars

Presented by Kara Browne & Michelle Deschamps from Saskatchewan Cancer Agency

Friday, March 6, 2020 at 11:00 PST,12:00 MST, 13:00 CST, 14:00 EST, 15:00 AST

Understanding how biosimilars and reference drugs are “the same but different” will help pharmacy staff prepare for safely integrating these highly complex medications into our practice.

In one hour, Kara Browne & Michelle Deschamps will:

• Understand the basic concepts of biosimilar production and...Read more

The annual CAPhO Conference provides participants with essential knowledge in the practice of oncology pharmacy and unbeatable networking opportunities. Oncology pharmacists, technicians, pharmacy assistants and other health care professionals from across Canada will meet from April 2 to 5, 2020 at The Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto, Ontario.

“This year’s Conference theme will emphasize practical strategies participants...Read more