Boucherville, June 7, 2022 – During the annual Pharmacy EXPO event in Toronto, the Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada (Neighbourhood Pharmacies) presented the Distinguished Associate of the Year Award to Jason Frame, Vice-President National Sales at JAMP Pharma.
This award is tremendously meaningful to me because it represents a clear recognition of JAMP pharma ongoing support and involvement with Neighbourhood Pharmacies and illustrates just how far we’ve come as an organization”, mentions Jason Frame. “I consider myself incredibly privileged in that I spend most of my time interacting with highly educated, interesting and passionate healthcare professionals from across Canada. These interactions with pharmacists and industry executives inspire me—along with my teams—to push boundaries and advocate for pharmacy.”
An acknowledgment of JAMP Pharma involvement to the advancement of the community pharmacy
The Distinguished Associate of the Year Award honours a Neighbourhood Pharmacies Associate in good standing who displays a commitment to the Association’s initiatives and committees and contributes to the advancement of the community pharmacy sector,” says Sandra Hanna, CEO of the Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada. “We’re thrilled to recognize Jason Frame of JAMP Pharma as this year’s award winner and celebrate the tremendous support that he has provided to the Association’s work and the broader work of the pharmacy sector in meeting the health needs of Canadians. Congratulations, Jason. Your engagement and partnership are integral to our work and the work of the broader sector.
On behalf of Neighbourhood Pharmacies’ Board of Directors and the community pharmacy sector, I’m proud to celebrate Jason Frame as the recipient of our 2022 Distinguished Associate of the Year Award,” notes Rita Winn, Board Chair of Neighbourhood Pharmacies. “This award highlights Jason’s exceptional contribution to our Association’s goals and his commitment to supporting pharmacy’s success in serving as a trusted, accessible partner for resilient health systems in Canada. Thank you, Jason, for providing your expertise and strategic insights.”
Neighbourhood Pharmacies is an important actor of the industry and has continued to shine a spotlight on the innovation, accessibility, and tireless dedication of pharmacy teams on the frontlines of public health and primary care. Through thought leadership, contributions to policymaking, and productive relationships with government, especially during the pandemic, Neighbourhood Pharmacies is vital to the ongoing success of our sector. From the manufacturers to the supply chain, from distributors to frontline pharmacy teams, and where it matters most, in delivering high-quality patient care – Neighbourhood Pharmacies is indeed the voice of the pharmacy business in Canada.
JAMP Pharma is part of the JAMP Pharma Group, a privately owned Québec company headquartered in the Montréal area. Having enjoyed remarkable growth over the past 10 years, the JAMP Pharma Group is present in all segments of the pharmaceutical market, from over-the-counter products to biosimilars. JAMP Pharma has a portfolio close to 300 generic molecules and leads the Canadian pharmaceutical industry in terms of new generic product launches1. It also ranks among the country’s top compagnies in terms of annual prescription volume2 according to IQVIA. The Group also has a Wampole-Laboratoire Suisse Division with more than 160 over-the-counter products including a wide range of vitamins, supplements and natural products, as well as prescription and branded products from its subsidiary Orimed Pharma. The BIO JAMP division recently introduced its first biosimilar product and has the ambition to offer one of the most complete offers on the Canadian market.
Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada
Neighbourhood Pharmacies represents Canada’s leading pharmacy organizations, including chain, banner, long-term care, specialty pharmacies, grocery chains, and mass merchandisers with pharmacies. The Association advocates for pharmacies’ role in caring for Canadians, both behind and in front of the counter. Neighbourhood Pharmacies aim to advance sustainable healthcare for all stakeholders by leveraging close to 11,000 pharmacies conveniently located in virtually every community throughout the country. Pharmacies are integral points of patient care.
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1Pharmaceutical manufacturers with the highest volume of product launches in Canada from 2016 to 2021. Based in part on data obtained under licence from IQVIA Solutions Canada Inc., concerning the following information service: Canadian Drug Store and Hospital Audit, moving annual total from January to December 2016 to 2021. All Rights Reserved. The statement expressed herein is not necessarily that of IQVIA Solutions Canada Inc. or any of its affiliated or subsidiary entities.
2 Pharmaceutical manufacturers having the highest prescription volume reported in Canada from 2017 to 2021. Based in part on data obtained under licence from IQVIA Solutions Canada Inc., concerning the following information service: Compuscrit, September 2012 to August 2021. All Rights Reserved. The statement expressed herein is not necessarily that of IQVIA Solutions Canada Inc. or any of its affiliated or subsidiary entities.