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July 20, 2018

National Pharmacare Online Consultation: New Questionnaire Available!

The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare is inviting Canadians to share their ideas and views about national pharmacare. As part of the National Pharmacare Online Consultation, there...
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July 13, 2018

CORD Presents Webinar Debate Series on National Pharmacare

NATIONAL PHARMACARE WEBINAR DEBATES Presented by the Canadian Association for Rare Disorders (CORD) The biggest changes in over 30 years to drug regulations and drug plans in Canada will be...
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July 10, 2018

Take our Cancer Survivorship Survey!

We are surveying all Canadians to understand what cancer survivorship means to them, and we are asking you to complete the survey so we understand what it means to you....
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July 6, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Ned – Innovative Technology for Prostate Cancer Patients

Originally broadcast July 5th, 2018 We welcomed Dr. Andrew Feifer for a presentation about Ned, an app designed specifically for prostate cancer patients, as well as a discussion about the...
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July 3, 2018

Universality Does Not Mean Access: A response to CHPI’s “Who needs pharmacare?”

As the debate about pharmacare in Canada heats up with the Implementation of the Advisory Council on Pharmacare, and the role this plays in the coming federal election in 2019,...
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July 3, 2018

CCSN Launches New Web Portal for Head and Neck Cancer

OTTAWA, ON – In June of 2018, the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network launched a new web portal to promote education and awareness of head and neck cancer in Canada. The...
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June 29, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Staying Mindfully Connected and Experiencing Intimacy after a Cancer Diagnosis

Originally broadcast June 28th, 2018 This webinar discusses key elements of how to stay connected, experiencing positive emotions and close relationships after a cancer diagnosis including side effects from treatment...
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June 26, 2018

National Pharmacare Online Consultation

The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare (the Council) is leading a national consultation on how to implement affordable national pharmacare for Canadians and their families, employers and...
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June 26, 2018

Save the Date, DPPS 2018: November 13-14, 2018: 3rd annual Drug Pricing Policy Summit: Patients Redefining Health Care

Greetings, Join the Save Your Skin Foundation, the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario, the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network and other patient groups for a third annual Drug Pricing Policy Summit: Patients Redefining...
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June 26, 2018

Health Canada, CADTH, and INESSS Collaborate to Align Drug Review Processes

A new joint process furthers efforts to reduce the time between market authorization and reimbursement recommendations for public drug plans Health Canada, CADTH, and Quebec’s Institut national d’excellence en santé...
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