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Read About an Extraordinary Pharmacist: From Patient Care to President of a National Diabetes Organization

Recently we received a letter from Nkwenti Davidson Achu, a pharmacist in Cameroon and president of the Cameroon Diabetes Association. We first met Nkwenti when he attended our Diabetes Pharmacists Networking Event at the World Diabetes Congress in Vancouver. We would like to share this letter with all of our members and honor Nkwenti as our featured pharmacist.

Save the Date for the 5th Annual Diabetes Pharmacists Networking Event

We hope to see you the evening of Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 at our annual networking and continuing education event for pharmacists, in affiliation with Diabetes Canada’s 20th Professional Conference & Annual Meetings in Edmonton, AB.

Press Release – Review of MedsCheck Diabetes Program in Ontario

(Thursday, April 6, 2017 – Toronto, ON) – There are more than 2 million Canadians currently living with diabetes, costing the healthcare system 13.1 billion dollars a year. It is the leading cause of adult onset blindness, kidney disease, and non-traumatic lower limb amputations, and diabetes patients are two to four times more likely to die of cardiovascular disease than those without diabetes.

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