Committees

Complaints Authorization Committee

The committee is responsible for considering allegations about the professional practice of registrants referred to it by the Registrar’s Office.

Members :

  • Ray Gulliver (Chair)
  • Board Members

Disciplinary Panel

The Panel is responsible for considering complaints referred to it by the Complaints Authorization Committee.

Members :

  • Colleen Abbott-Hibbs
  • Mike Batt
  • Barry Downey
  • Stephen Gillingham
  • Denise O’Brien
  • Janice Chalker
  • Walter Fleming
  • Jeff Fost
  • Ron M. Pomeroy
  • Jeremy Reid
  • Heather Seeley
  • Wanda Spurrell
  • Jerry Young
  • Ron Sheppard, public representative
  • Robert Williams, public representative
  • Yvonne Young, public representative

Expanded Practice Advisory Committee

The committee is responsible for developing, reviewing and recommending the standards, limitations and conditions under which a pharmacist may administer a drug or substance via inhalation or injection to a patient and advising on future expansions to the pharmacist’s scope of practice, helping the Board meet its goals of protecting the public and optimizing the use of pharmacy professionals’ skills.

Members :

  • Sheldon Baines
  • Richard Coombs
  • Debbie Kelly
  • Pamela King-Jesso (ARNNL)
  • H. Russell Lake (CPSNL)
  • Susanna O’Grady
  • Chad Parsons
  • Heather Ryan
  • Gerri Thompson, public representative

Finance and Audit Committee

The committee is responsible for overseeing, reviewing, developing recommendations and advising the Board and Registrar on the financial operation of the NLPB.

Members :

  • Ray Gulliver (Chair)
  • Don Anthony
  • Shirlene Murphy
  • Taggarty Norris

Joint Committee on Structured Practice Experience

The committee makes recommendations to the Newfoundland and Labrador Pharmacy Board and the Council of the School of Pharmacy on all matters pertaining to the structured practice experience program including the placement of students, appointment and orientation of preceptors, educational materials and methods of evaluation to be used during the practice experience periods.

Members (Board Representatives) :

  • Pamela Carter
  • Ray Gulliver
  • Evelena Verge

Professional Development Review Committee

The committee is responsible for developing, reviewing and making recommendations regarding the current continuing education and professional development program for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians; developing, reviewing and making recommendations regarding the accreditation of professional development programs; advising on future expansions to professional development and continuing competency supporting the Board in its goals of protecting the public and maintaining quality assurance; and conducting the annual Professional Development Audit.

Members :

  • Barbara Thomas (Chair)
  • Scott Dawe
  • Jason Druken
  • Debbie Kelly
  • Jason Kielly
  • Derek Long
  • Jeremy Parsons
  • Jody Pomeroy
  • Jeremy Reid
  • Jason Ryan
  • Christina Tulk
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