Abanzukwe, Joy

Hearing date: TBA

Summary of Allegations

As a result of a referral by the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee, it is alleged that Ms. Abanzukwe, while practising as a pharmacist and/or as the sole director and shareholder of the corporations that owned and operated Bathurst-Dundas Guardian Pharmacy and Remedy’s Rx Brock Medical Pharmacy in Toronto, committed professional misconduct in that she

  • Failed to appoint a Designated Manager for Remedy’s Rx Brock Medical Pharmacy for the periods between January 9, 2017-April 19, 2017 and/or June 12, 2017-August 11, 2017;
  • Failed to pay costs of $1,000.00 each for monitoring inspections conducted by the College at Bathurst-Dundas Guardian Pharmacy on or about April 21, 2017 and/or at Remedy’s Rx Brock Medical Pharmacy on or about April 27, 2017 pursuant to the terms, conditions or limitations imposed on her certificate of registration by order of a Panel of the Discipline Committee on December 8, 2016 (Decision and Reasons issued in writing on April 7, 2017);
  • Failed to pay costs to the College by installments of $1,250.00 each on January 8, 2017; April 8, 2017; July 8, 2017; and/or October 8, 2017 as ordered by a Panel of the Discipline Committee on December 8, 2016 (Decision and Reasons issued in writing on April 7, 2017)

In particular, it is alleged that she

  • Contravened a term, condition or limitation imposed on her certificate of registration
  • Contravened section 146(1.1) of the Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H-4, as amended
  • Failed to comply with an order of a Committee or a panel of a Committee of the College
  • Engaged in conduct or performed an act relevant to the practice of pharmacy that, having regard to all the circumstances, would reasonably be regarded by members as disgraceful, dishonourable or unprofessional