You’re entering your career with a unique and expansive range of skills, expertise and academic credentials that will fuel your practice’s success. By maintaining an OPA membership as you complete your education, you will support the launch of your career with a strong network and critically important professional development resources. Your OPA membership will be the most important investment you can make in this early stage of your career.
Your OPA membership offers you:
- Important News and Updates – OPA provides a variety of news and email bulletins to our members. From medical information, to practice advice, to alerts about forgeries, your OPA membership keeps you in the know.
- Networking Opportunities – The pharmacy profession is a close-knit community of bright and talented healthcare professionals. Seek out mentorship opportunities and rewarding interactions with your peers with discounted admission to our annual conference and other exclusive networking opportunities.
- Continual Professional Development – OPA is the place for thought leadership, and the exchange of new ideas in healthcare. Pharmacists deliver the best possible patient care when they are well-informed. Your OPA membership earns you discounted access to leading professional development opportunities at every stage of your career, including access to some member-exclusive courses.
- Advocacy – We are fighting for you to help shape the success of pharmacy in Ontario today and for years to come. We are the most trusted negotiating partner for the provincial and federal governments, and we work hard to champion your interests on funding, scope of practice, cannabis, opioids and so much more.
Here are a few last things you may need to know:
If you have an existing OPA web login, but are not currently a member, please use the “renew” link above rather than “join”.
You must be enrolled at the International Pharmacy Graduate (IPG) program at the Leslie Dan Fabulty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto.
A code must be obtained from your IPG registration office prior to joining.
Insurance must be purchased separately.
Need a different membership type?
If you have ended up on this page but need to purchase for a different website category, please visit www.OPAmembership.ca to make your selection.