Work History
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Alvin Singh

Alvin Singh

Pharmacist Leader


Seasoned Pharmacist with ability to secure buy-in from diverse stakeholders. Possessing extensive clinical expertise, business acumen, problem solving ability and a genuine passion for tech innovation. Demonstrated success in regional management roles, driving exceptional patient care while fostering a collaborative team environment. Seeking a regional role to leverage unique blend of clinical, managerial, business, administrative and tech-savvy skills to foster continual growth and success of the organization.


years of professional experience

Work History

Consultant Pharmacist

RPhMed Consulting Services Ltd.
2023.03 - Current
  • Executed a comprehensive business plan to establish and expand a relief pharmacy and management services business.
  • Secured key contracts and partnerships with pharmacies to provide customized relief pharmacy services.
  • Implemented robust quality assurance measures, resulting in the consistent delivery of high-quality pharmacy services in adherence to industry regulations and standards.
  • Effectively managed the financial aspects of the business, including budgeting, expense control, invoicing, and revenue tracking.
  • Provided expert guidance and consultation to client facilities on pharmacy operations, medication management, inventory control, and medication safety protocols.
  • Identified areas for continuous improvement and implemented strategies to enhance operational efficiency and service effectiveness.

Clinical Consultant Pharmacist

Marks Health And Wellness
2021.01 - 2022.03
  • Reviewed medication profiles and records for appropriate drug selection, dosing, contraindications, side effects and therapeutic outcomes.
  • Provided clinical information and advice to patients and prescribers.

Clinical Consultant Pharmacist

Rexall Specialty Pharmacy Group
2019.11 - 2020.11
  • Conducted medication reviews and developed therapeutic plans with prescribers and nursing home staff to ensure appropriate use of medications.
  • Educated patients, caregivers, and nursing home staff on medication therapy, including medication administration, adverse effects, and interactions.
  • Performed drug utilization reviews.
  • Monitored medication errors and developed/implemented plans to improve quality assurance.


College Of Pharmacists Of British Columbia
2017.10 - 2019.10
  • Conducted investigations, gathered evidence, and analyzed information related to pharmacy practices and professional misconduct.
  • Reviewed pharmacy laws, regulations, and licensing requirements to assess compliance and identify violations.
  • Reviewed pharmacy records, prescriptions, and other relevant documentation to spot irregularities or discrepancies.
  • Analyzed complex information and data to draw logical conclusions and make sound judgments during investigations.
  • Conducting interviewed with pharmacists, witnesses, and other parties involved in investigation to gather essential information.
  • Demonstrated high level of professionalism, integrity, and ethical conduct while handling sensitive information and maintaining confidentiality.
  • Collaborated with legal counsel, RCMP, Coroners Service, health authorities, and other regulatory and criminal investigative teams to conduct investigations.
  • Managed multiple investigations simultaneously, adhering to deadlines, and prioritizing tasks effectively.
  • Organized and maintained comprehensive records, evidence, and case files throughout investigative process.
  • Exercised discretion and confidentiality while handling sensitive information and maintaining integrity of investigation.
  • Provided testimony and depositions when required, while maintaining a professional and credible demeanour.
  • Assessed risks associated with pharmacy practices and providing recommendations to mitigate potential issues.
  • Resolved conflicts and challenging situations during course of investigation.

Clinical Lead, Western Canada (Alberta and BC)

Medical Pharmacies Group Ltd
2012.05 - 2017.10
  • Identified staffing needs based on nursing home requirements and worked closely with human resources to recruit qualified clinical pharmacists. Conduct interviews and participated in selection process to hire most suitable candidates
  • Developed and implemented orientation program for new clinical pharmacists, introducing them to company policies, procedures, and specific protocols related to nursing home pharmacy services.
  • Fostered positive and collaborative team culture among clinical pharmacists, encouraging open communication and shared goals.
  • Provided ongoing training and professional development opportunities for clinical pharmacists to enhance their knowledge and skills in geriatric pharmacotherapy, medication management, and relevant regulations.
  • Set performance expectations, conduct regular performance evaluations, and provide constructive feedback to clinical pharmacists to support their growth and success.
  • Established effective communication channels with nursing home staff, including nurses, physicians, and administrators, to coordinate pharmaceutical care and address any concerns.
  • Oversaw and participated in medication reviews and therapeutic interventions for nursing home residents, ensuring appropriate medication therapy and monitoring for potential drug interactions or adverse effects.
  • Implemented quality assurance measures to ensure that pharmacy services align with regulatory standards and industry best practices.
  • Developed and maintained medication management protocols, including medication reconciliation, dose adjustments, and medication administration processes in collaboration with nursing home staff.
  • Ensured compliance with medication safety protocols, error reporting systems, and medication storage requirements to minimize risks and enhance patient safety.
  • Collaborated with management to develop and manage pharmacy budget for nursing home services, optimizing resource allocation and controlling costs.
  • Established and updated pharmacy policies and procedures to align with changing regulations and best practices in long-term care settings.
  • Managed pharmacist staffing schedules to ensure adequate coverage for nursing homes and to accommodate any unplanned staffing needs.
  • Facilitated interdisciplinary teamwork between clinical pharmacists, nurses, physicians, and other healthcare professionals to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  • Continuously monitored emerging trends and best practices in long-term care pharmacy services, implementing improvements as needed to enhance patient care.

Pharmacy Manager

Pharmasave Lonsdale
2005.01 - 2012.05
  • Supervised pharmacy staff in small community pharmacy ensuring compliance with regulations.
  • Provided staff training, coaching, and conducted performance evaluations.
  • Analyzed pharmacy performance metrics, including prescription volume, medication therapy management services, and patient satisfaction, to identify areas for improvement and implement changes.
  • Managed pharmacy's inventory to ensure adequate stock levels, minimize waste, and maximize profitability.
  • Ensured compliance with third-parties programs, including billing and reimbursement for prescription medications and related services.
  • Participated in community outreach and marketing activities to increase awareness of pharmacy services and expand pharmacy's patient base.


Board Certified Geriatric Pharmacist - Geriatric Pharmacy

Board of Pharmacy Specialties, Washington, DC

Bachelor of Science - Pharmaceutical Sciences

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC


  • Proficient in overseeing and managing all aspects of pharmacy operations, including medication dispensing, inventory control, and regulatory compliance.
  • Skilled at developing and implementing pharmacy policies, procedures, and protocols in alignment with industry regulations and best practices.
  • Strong leadership abilities, capable of motivating and inspiring a team of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and support staff to deliver high-quality pharmaceutical services.
  • Experienced in collaborating with healthcare providers to optimize patient outcomes through medication therapy management and medication reviews.
  • Ensuring strict adherence to medication safety protocols and procedures to minimize errors and enhance patient safety.
  • Proficient in developing and managing pharmacy budgets, controlling costs while maintaining excellent standards of care.
  • Committed to staying updated with latest developments in pharmaceuticals, regulations, and industry trends to provide most current and effective pharmacy services.
  • Skilled in implementing and maintaining pharmacy technology systems, including electronic health records and medication dispensing systems.
  • Capable of fostering a culture of teamwork and collaboration among healthcare professionals to deliver patient-centered care.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to identify issues and implement effective solutions in pharmacy workflows and patient care.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact effectively with healthcare professionals, patients, and other stakeholders.
  • Able to adapt to changing healthcare environments and implement innovations in pharmacy practices to improve overall pharmacy services.
  • In-depth knowledge of pharmaceutical laws, regulations, and industry standards to ensure full compliance in pharmacy operations.


  • University of British Columbia's Dean's Honor List for several consecutive years, recognizing outstanding academic achievement and dedication to excellence.


  • British Columbia Pharmacy Association (BCPhA)
  • College of Pharmacists of British Columbia Residential Care Committee (former)
  • Fraser Health Authority Medication Safety and Advisory Committee (former)
  • Board of Pharmacy Specialties (former)

Additional Information

  • Raised in a tight-knit community in Northern British Columbia fostering an appreciation for the unique healthcare challenges of rural communities and the importance of strong local provider relationships.
  • Avid mountain biker, hiker, and skier who enjoys the outdoors as a way to stay active, relieve stress, and find inspiration.


Consultant Pharmacist - RPhMed Consulting Services Ltd.
2023.03 - Current
Clinical Consultant Pharmacist - Marks Health And Wellness
2021.01 - 2022.03
Clinical Consultant Pharmacist - Rexall Specialty Pharmacy Group
2019.11 - 2020.11
Investigator - College Of Pharmacists Of British Columbia
2017.10 - 2019.10
Clinical Lead, Western Canada (Alberta and BC) - Medical Pharmacies Group Ltd
2012.05 - 2017.10
Pharmacy Manager - Pharmasave Lonsdale
2005.01 - 2012.05
Board of Pharmacy Specialties - Board Certified Geriatric Pharmacist, Geriatric Pharmacy
University of British Columbia - Bachelor of Science, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Alvin SinghPharmacist Leader