Canadian pharmacy students and interns unified for excellence, advocacy and academics in pharmacy.

U Waterloo Jr. Representative

Blake Houle

U Waterloo Jr. Representative

Blake Houle

University of Waterloo, 2nd Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): BSc. Biomedical Biology

Hobbies & Interests: Spending time with family/friends, coffee, reading, and volunteering

Position Goals:

  1. Increase participation in CAPSI events
  2. Raise CAPSI awareness and membership benefits
  3. Facilitate student promotion of the profession

Career Goals:

The profession of pharmacy is so versatile it’s hard to choose! I hope to have a variety of experiences providing the best patient care possible!

Duties for Jr. Representative

  • To assist the Senior Representative in the execution of all local CAPSI duties.
  • To be an active member of the Undergraduate Pharmaceutical Society Council if so designated by that local constitution.
  • To set up and update the CAPSI Bulletin Board with materials received from the National Council and CAPSI members.
  • To organize and oversee two (2) CAPSI Symposia on topics proposed by the Vice President, Education and voted upon by CAPSI General Council.
  • To actively participate in all of CAPSI National and local activities, projects and initiatives.
  • Learn about the function and intricacies of CAPSI and the duties as Senior Representative the following year.
  • Participate as an active member of the National Council, offering feedback and input on any issues and discussions that arise.
  • Attend meetings and prepare and distribute reports at two Meetings: PDW and the VTC prior to the CPhA Conference. (Reports may be made throughout the year to inform the Executive and General Council as needed).