Call for Applicants and Nominations: CSHP Awards 2017-2018

By: Chris Doody


The CSHP Awards Committee invites applications and nominations for the 2017-2018 Awards Program. The goal of the awards program is to improve patient outcomes by promoting excellence in the practice of pharmacy throughout hospitals and other collaborative healthcare settings. The awards are presented to CSHP Members in recognition of their professional dedication. The Hospital Pharmacy Student Award is presented to a Student Pharmacist Supporter.

The program includes general and special awards: 

General Awards

  • Management and Leadership Best Practice Award
  • Patient Care Enhancement Award
  • Pharmacotherapy Best Practices Award
  • Safe Medication Practices Award
  • Teaching, Learning and Education Award

Special Awards

  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Isabel E. Stauffer Meritorious Service Award
  • Hospital Pharmacy Student Award

For the GENERAL AWARDS program, a Member may submit up to two applications per year, either as the main applicant or as a team member. A Member is not eligible to apply for any award that he or she won the previous year. For each SPECIAL AWARD, nominators or applicants must complete the specific online nomination for the intended award.

Branch-level award submissions may also be eligible for consideration at the national level.

Criteria, application and nomination forms are available at the CSHP website:

Application and nomination forms, as well as the relevant signature forms, are due by September 5, 2017, except for applications and signature forms for the Hospital Pharmacy Student Award, which are due by September 30, 2017.

For award enquiries, please contact:

Membership & Awards Administrator
Phone: 613-736-9733, ext. 222