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Making the community a priority

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After graduating from Dalhousie’s College of Pharmacy, Krista could have set up practice anywhere. However, she chose to purchase her own pharmacy in a small community. Partner content Read more

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy’s Hugh Toner is a mental health champion

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Hugh has had a long journey as a pharmacist in Atlantic Canada. With 30 years of experience, he has taken care of many patients, in a variety of pharmacy settings. Read more

Akil Dhirani – Providing personalized care to help patients

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“To me, the most satisfying part of being a pharmacist is when you’re able to spend time with your patients." Read more

McKesson Canada to buy Uniprix

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In this picture: Philippe Duval, President and CEO, Uniprix and Paula Keays, President, McKesson Canada (CNW Group/MCKESSON CANADA)
McKesson Canada and Uniprix announced on April 12, 2017 that, pending shareholder approval and satisfaction of closing conditions, including approval from the Competition Bureau of Canada, McKesson Canada will acquire all outstanding shares of Uniprix. Read more

NEWS: Domenic Pilla new CEO of McKesson Canada

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Domenic Pilla has been appointed CEO of McKesson Canada, effective January 3, 2017. Read more

Analysis: What does the McKesson-Rexall deal mean for Canada?

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This deal is of tectonic importance to the Canadian pharmacy sector with implications far bigger than the size of the deal suggests. Read more

McKesson Canada – BlistAssist

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BlistAssist is an innovative medication blister card packaging assistant that brings accuracy, traceability and security to a manual process. Partner content Read more

8 questions for McKesson’s Ravi Deshpande

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Pharmacists are embarking on a new era that has them using the full extent of their professional knowledge, according to Ravi Deshpande (PharmD), McKesson Canada’s Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development. Read more

Ravi Deshpande, SVP at McKesson Canada, has plans for pharmacy

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Pharmacists are embarking on a new era that has them using the full extent of their professional knowledge, according to Ravi Deshpande (PharmD), McKesson Canada’s Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development. Read more

McKesson Canada’s president Alain Champagne on the winds of change

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Alain Champagne came to McKesson Canada nearly five years ago after working with consumer heavyweights Frito Lay Canada and Procter & Gamble. In his roles with these companies, he saw his fair share of change and evolution. Now, as president of McKesson Canada, he is helping to drive McKesson’s operations in pharmaceutical distribution, retail banner management and technology solutions. The pace of change has quickened, but so has he. Read more