A vision for the future of a healthy Alberta

Your pharmacist. Your partner. Your health.


Your pharmacist does more than you think.

Not every Albertan knows about all of the services pharmacists provide. More than just dispensing medications, your pharmacist can be a regular and reliable resource for the healthcare of you and your family.

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Did you know?

Last year through the EVNIRx program, members of the Alberta Pharmacists’ Association (RxA) collected over 100 tonnes of expired drugs. This is equivalent to roughly 15 male African elephants.
Benjamin Franklin was a pharmacist and Agatha Christie was a pharmacy technician.
Egypt is home to some of the oldest pharmaceutical records. These records, called Ebers Papyrus, dating back to around 1500 B.C., hold information on hundreds of prescriptions and medications.
Tell us why you love your pharmacist

The contributions of Alberta’s pharmacists are as diverse as the populations that they serve. Through counsel, education, and a commitment to a community of care, pharmacists help Albertans across the province live healthier lives. Has your pharmacist helped you deal with a health condition and improved your quality of life? Did their advice make all the difference on your last vacation? Share your story with us!

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Community of care map
Whether you need travel vaccine advice or are filling a regular prescription, Alberta’s pharmacists form a key part of our community of care. Show how far that community reaches – use the pin drop function to find your pharmacist and help us create a community of care map!