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December 3, 2013
Ten tonnes of donated essential medicine and medical supplies from Canada were delivered by Health Partners International Canada (HPIC) to the World Health Organization (WHO) in Cebu, Philippines today. The medicines will be distributed where the needs are greatest in the affected areas.
November 4, 2013
Toronto, November 4, 2013 – New data on pharmaceutical research and development spending in Canada provides further proof that no link exists between longer market monopolies for brand-name drug companies and increased domestic investments, Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA) said today.
October 28, 2013
Toronto, October 18, 2013 Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement by Prime Minister Harper and President Barroso of an Agreement in Principle in the negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA):.
September 23, 2013
Toronto, September 23, 2013 Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), today made the following statement regarding Canada’s Patent Laws Promote Genuine Medical Innovation.
August 29, 2013
Toronto, August 29, 2013 Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), today made the following statement regarding the Analytical Snapshot comparing international generic drug prices released on August 28, 2013 by the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB):.
March 11, 2013
Toronto, March 11, 2013The following is a statement by Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), regarding the Alberta government’s announced plans for further cuts to generic prescription drug prices.
January 18, 2013
Toronto, January 18, 2013 – Jim Keon, President of the Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA), today made the following statement regarding today's announcement by provincial governments on generic drug pricing: