News & Updates

Latest News & Updates

An Expert Steering Committee of Oncology Pharmacists has developed an exciting, new, virtual program for pharmacists looking to broaden their knowledge on the fundamentals of oncology, called the ABC program (Addressing the Basics in Cancer).

CAPhO's next webinar takes place on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 17:00 PST, 18:00 MST, 19:00 CST, 20:00 EST, 21:00 AST. Register now!

Join international expert Dr. Mark Bishton for a virtual discussion on real-world data on biosimilars.

Lauren Bresee

MAICs are increasingly being used to evaluate medications used in oncology. It is important for pharmacists to be able to critically appraise MAICs to ensure accurate treatment decisions are made.

You are invited to the 2020 Alumni Agent of Change and the Alumni Future Agent of Change, a virtual event celebrating UBC Pharm Sci alumni who are amongst the most talented, pioneering, and inventive minds in the world today.

Philip Shaheen

Our annual CAPhO Conference is an important time for us. It’s an opportunity to be more engaged with our association and with each other as members and colleagues. It provides a much-needed moment away from work to learn and motivate, not only from an important social aspect, but from an educational standpoint also.

The International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners (ISOPP)’s webinar titled An ISOPP webinar on Global Oncology Pharmacy Response to COVID-19 Pandemic takes place on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 06:00 PDT. 

Kara Browne
Michelle Deschamps

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.

The International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners (ISOPP)’s Webinar titled ISOPP’s View on Biosimilars and Practical Considerations for its Implementation takes place on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 05:00 PDT and 14:00 PDT (two live presentations on the same day to accommodate time zones).

The annual CAPhO Conference provides participants with essential knowledge in the practice of oncology pharmacy and unbeatable networking opportunities.

Melanie Trinacty

The webinar CAR-T Therapy: Updates and Implications for Oncology Pharmacy presented by Melanie Trinacty, BSc, BScPharm, ACPR from The Ottawa Hospital, is now available online.

Mia Aizon

The webinar 'Cannabis for AINV – is there POT-ential?' presented by Mia Aizon, 4th year PharmD student at the University of Alberta, is now available online.