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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.

Oncology Essentials - Drug Interactions Program - Updated for 2019

As the medication management expert on your health care team, improve your knowledge and skills to better manage drug interactions through CAPhO’s Drug Interactions Program. Phase 1 and Phase 2 are live and are free to members. Phase 3, the Live Workshop, will be held during the CAPhO Conference 2019.


In accordance with CAPhO's bylaws, the Board of Directors election for Director positions will be held electronically prior to the Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the duration of two weeks starting at the end of March. The AGM takes place on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 12:25 at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel , Nova Scotia during CAPhO's annual Conference .

CAPhO is seeking candidates for four (4) Director positions for a three-year...Read more

On February 22, 2019 Chris Ralph from Alberta Health Services presented the webinar entitled Navigating Pain Management in the Oncology Setting in the Midst of the Opioid Crisis Webinar?

As a member, you can watch it at your leisure on the CAPhO website. Simply log in as a member and go to Education and Resources / Watch a Webinar.

In one hour, Chris Ralph:

Described the opioid crisis as it pertains to the oncology setting; Discussed the...Read more