Christine DonaldsonVice President of Pharmacy Services
Christine is Vice President of Pharmacy Services at HealthPRO, Canada’s largest healthcare group purchasing organization. In her role, Christine leads the strategic procurement of medications for more than 800 hospitals across the country, representing approximately 65% of the Canadian hospital market, which is designed to maximize savings while promoting patient safety and assurance of supply. Prior to joining HealthPRO, Christine was Director of Pharmacy Services at Windsor Regional Hospital for 15 years where she oversaw pharmacy operations for inpatient pharmacies across two acute care campuses, the regional cancer centre pharmacy and chemotherapy suite, as well as three accredited outpatient pharmacies. In this role, she implemented many regional programs and health care alliances, improved pharmacist-led clinical services and hospital-wide projects, such as automated dispensing devices and smart IV pumps. Christine has a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Toronto, a Master’s Degree in Adult Education and is an elected Council Member for the Ontario College of Pharmacists.