News & Updates

Latest News & Updates

We are very pleased to announce a new initiative called the HOPE (Honouring Oncology Pharmacy Excellence) Awards in Pharmacy.

BD will be holding a virtual focus group and is seeking interested pharmacy technicians and pharmacists to participate.

Lynne Nakashima

The COVID-19 pandemic has been an unsettling event for all of us.  It seemed to turn our world upside down in a minute and created a whole new reality.  This has been particularly difficult for the profession of Pharmacy because we are used to order and organization.  

The Canadian Association of Pharmacy in Oncology’s (CAPhO) first priority is for the safety and wellbeing of our members, event registrants, presenters, exhibitors, sponsors and suppliers.

CAPhO is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation with respect to the CAPhO Conference 2020, taking place April 2 to 5 at

Ashley Jang

I am incredibly grateful to have interned at the BC Cancer Provincial Pharmacy Department during my second to fourth years as a pharmacy student.

Please note that the storage conditions for reconstituted and diluted solutions of KEYTRUDA® have been updated:

Matthew Mah

This past summer, I had the pleasure of being part of BC Cancer’s Provincial Pharmacy student internship program.

The pan-Canadian Oncology Biosimilars Initiative (pCOBI) has made available the June 21, 2019 webinar entitled “Biologics and Biosimilars – An introduction from the pan-Canadian Oncology Biosimilars Initiative.” Learn about biologic and biosimilar

Kyla Bailey

The vast changes in Oncology treatment options since 2016 are reflected in CAPhO’s newly updated and accredited Oncology Basics. It is once again online and ready to access.

Manrose Mann

For the past six weeks, I have had the pleasure of interning in the BC Cancer Provincial Pharmacy department where I have gained valuable insight into the field of oncology pharmacy practice

Congratulations to the following CAPhO members who were acclaimed to the 2019 Board of Directors.  Esther Jadusingh