The three options for payment are as follows:
1. Credit card payment online
2, Payment via cheque
3. Third-party payment via cheque or credit card

If paying by cheque, you will need to print the confirmation and mail it to us with payment at: CAPRA, 2425 Matheson Blvd. E, 7th Floor, Suite 795, Mississauga, ON L4W 5K4

Please note: Under the new incorporated CAPRA, credits for meetings can no longer be issued. In order to attend a meeting, payment must be received prior to the meeting registration deadline (either online or by mail). Please be advised that cheques should not be mailed less than a week prior to the meeting. Registrants for whom payment has not been received will be refused entry to the meeting.

Add the "Buy Tickets" option to your cart. After completing the checkout process, you will be provided with a link to the Event Registration form(s) where you can provide us with the details of the attendee(s). If you have registered for previous events, then you can simply confirm your previously submitted details, or make changes where needed.

Toronto Dinner Meeting / Webinar

As a resource for Canadian regulatory professionals, CAPRA is committed to offering opportunities for all of its members to network and to learn with other co-workers, industry leaders and key government officials. For our quality programming to be readily accessible for all CAPRA members, we are happy to launch a new format for our upcoming Dinner Meeting, which will now include a live webinar! This means that you can either attend the Dinner Meeting in person, and continue to benefit from networking with regulatory professionals in-person, OR you may now opt to join the webinar and view the meeting directly from your computer. This new format is another option for CAPRA members to keep pace with a dynamic regulatory environment.

For the upcoming months, the venue will alternate between Toronto and Montréal.

Date: Tuesday, March 05, 2019
Place: The Westin Bristol Place Toronto Airport
950 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON   M9W 5N4
Time: Registration and reception: 5:30-6:15 pm 
Presentation: 6:15-7:30 pm 
Dinner: 7:30 - 9:00 pm
Dinner Meeting Title: Health Canada’s Special Access Program 
Description: The Special Access Programme (SAP) has a mandate to provide access to non-marketed drugs to practitioners treating patients with serious or life-threatening conditions when conventional therapies have failed, are unsuitable, are unavailable or offer limited options.  The SAP provides manufacturers of pharmaceutical products with the authority to sell a specific quantity of a drug; thereby granting access to a drug which cannot otherwise be sold or distributed in Canada.  The SAP also has a role in facilitating emergency preparedness and response activities at the national, provincial and municipal level to allow drugs for public or military health emergencies.

Currently, SAP receives and processes approximately 14,000 requests annually; most of these are processed within 24 hours of receipt. It is clear that Canadians with medical needs want improved and accelerated access to treatment options. Health Canada is proposing updates to the SAP regulations, electronic systems, operational processes, and client services to facilitate a modern and predictable access to unauthorized medication to treat serious or life-threatening conditions.

Speaker:  Dr. Co Pham , Associate Director,
Special Access Program in the Office of Clinical Trials, Therapeutic Products Directorate at Health Canada

Dr. Co Pham is the Associate Director, Special Access Program in the Office of Clinical Trials, Therapeutic Products Directorate at Health Canada. Previously he served as the Senior Scientific Advisor to the Director General, as well as Manager of a Scientific Review Division in the Marketed Health Products Directorate. Dr. Pham is also an Adjunct and Lecturing Professor and Faculty Longitudinal Content Lead for Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa. He also works directly with the University of Waterloo, Faculty of Pharmacy, providing work training in Drug Information and Research. In addition to his government and academic responsibilities, Dr. Pham serves on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Society for Pharmaceutical Sciences, dedicated to promoting pharmaceutical research in Canada and supporting policy decisions at the governmental levels. He is also a long serving member of the Editorial Review Board of the Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy, whose mission is to the advancement of pharmacy practice through quality continuing education. Dr. Pham continues practice clinical pharmacy, and authors chapters and publications in pharmacotherapy.

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Registrants who choose to attend via Webinar will be emailed a link before the event to log in.




Date:Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Place:The Westin Bristol Place Toronto Airport
950 Dixon Road
Toronto, ON M9W 5N4
Time:Registration and reception: 5:30-6:15 pm
Presentation: 6:15-7:30 pm
Dinner: 7:30-9:00 pm
Registration Deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019 4pm
Reservations or cancellations cannot be accepted after the deadline.