2023 Conference

REGISTER NOW for CPERC 2023: Winnipeg, MB – June 13-16

Reconnect with your colleagues and friends in Winnipeg Manitoba, for AFPC’s Canadian Pharmacy Education and Research Conference (CPERC), June 13-16 at the iconic Fort Garry Hotel. CPERC 2023 is co-hosted by the University of Manitoba and the University of Saskatchewan. 


Check out the CPERC 2023 Program. The program will consist of educational streams for pharmacy educators and researchers in all disciplines and interests. Education sessions will be on June 14 & 15 with a post-CPERC symposium on equity, diversity, inclusion and anti-racism on June 16. The Awards gala will be on June 14 and a Manitoba-Saskatchewan fun night on June 15. 


The Call for Abstracts closed on January 31, 2023, with a record 122 abstracts submitted. AFPC invited pharmacy educators, researchers and students to submit abstracts for CPERC 2023 for oral presentations (during concurrent mini or SIG sessions) or poster presentations, under four categories: 1) pharmacy education initiative, 2) teaching and learning research / scholarship, 3) pharmaceutical science and 4) pharmacy practice research. The abstracts were peer-reviewed and authors have been notified of acceptance. See the Call for Abstracts page for more details. 

REGISTER by May 15 at the early bird rate!

Early bird rates are in effect until May 15 ($700 for AFPC members for full conference registration). Register on My Conference Suite at: https://events.myconferencesuite.com/CPERC_2023/reg/landing  


The Fort Garry Hotel is located at 222 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB (P: 204.946.6523| W: www.fortgarryhotel.com). 

  • Our room block is almost sold out, with no availability for some nights. 
  • Direct Link for CPERC Delegate Booking (for bookings within official event date nights June 11-17; the booking deadline is May 26, 2023 (if rooms still available).
  • If you are not able to book a room under the AFPC block, you can try to book directly through the hotel or a 3rd party (e.g., Expedia)
  • Group Name: Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada
  • The $199 rate is available 3 days before and 3 days after the official event dates, based on availability; to book rooms up to 3 days pre or post CPERC, call 204-942-8251
  • For questions, call: 204-942-8251 or email reservations@fortgarryhotel.com
  • Reservations can be canceled for free by 6pm of your check in date (if not cancelled, a no-show fee of the first night room and tax will be billed).

Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel - Overflow Hotel

  • Due to the high volume of early bookings at the Fort Garry Hotel, we have secured a second room block at the nearby Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel
  • Reservations can be made using this direct booking link for bookings from June 12 to 15 ($189/night plus tax) or call (204) 985-6234 and use group code: CPERC-0623.


Check out what Winnipeg has to offer during your stay! We invite you to check out these tourism links for Winnipeg and its top attractions: Welcome to Winnipeg, The Winnipeg Mint, The Forks, FortWhyte Alive, Winnipeg Art Gallery-Qaumajuq, and Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

We look forward to seeing you in Winnipeg!

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