2016/17 Annual Report

125 Years of Quality Pharmacy


The College of Pharmacists of British Columbia is proud to celebrate 125 years of quality pharmacy in BC!

This Annual Report reflects on the College’s work in protecting patient safety in the 2016/2017 fiscal year. It also includes registration and licensure statistics, audited financial statements and information about the departments and committees that assist the College in meeting its mandate to regulate BC’s pharmacy profession in the public interest.

The 126th Annual General Meeting will be hosted on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Hotel (1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver).


2016/17 Highlights

125th Anniversary
Certified Pharmacist Prescriber Initiative
Practice Review Program

Vision, Mission and Values

The College sets and enforces standards and promotes best practices for the delivery of pharmacy care in British Columbia.

Anar Dossa, Chair

Chair's Message

"I am honoured to serve as the new Board Chair for the College of Pharmacists of BC effective November 2016."

Bob Nakagawa, Registrar

Registrar's Message

"It's been a privilege to serve as your Registrar for the 2016/2017 fiscal year."