Economic Club of Canada: Billion Dollar Idea: Expanding Pharmacy Services


The Conference Board of Canada reports findings and discusses how expanding community pharmacy services could save Canada’s health care system billions of dollars.

Opening Remarks:     Alistair Bursey, Chair, Canadian Pharmacists Association
Keynote Remarks:     Louis Theriault, Vice-President, Public Policy, Conference Board of Canada
Moderator:     Perry Eisenschmid, CEO, Canadian Pharmacists Association
Panelists:     Christine Hrudka, Vice Chair, Canadian Pharmacists Association
      Nardine Nakhla, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo
      Sherilyn Houle, Assistant Professor, University of Waterloo, School of Pharmacy
WHAT:     Keynote report discussion, followed by an interactive armchair Q&A
WHEN:     Tuesday, April 25th [th] , 2017
      11:15am         Registration begins
      12:00pm         Opening remarks begin
      12:15pm         Report findings
      12:40pm         Moderated discussion begins
      1:30pm         Event concludes
WHERE:     Fairmont Royal York – Imperial Room
      100 Front Street West, Toronto

To confirm attendance or for more information about the event, please contact:

Sophie LaPointe – The Economic Club of Canada: or 416.306.0899

The Economic Club of Canada:
Each year, more than 100 key policy makers and business leaders seek out the Economic Club of Canada’s platform to deliver major keynote addresses. Audience members are drawn from the most senior levels of Canadian business, health care and government. Membership is open to all who share a passion for discourse around the most important issues of today.


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