Ramsammy, Joshua

Hearing date: July 25, 2018

Summary of Allegations

As a result of a referral by the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee, it is alleged that Mr. Ramsammy committed professional misconduct in that he

  • Was found guilty of theft under five thousand dollars, which is an offence contrary to section 334(b) of the Criminal Code
  • Misappropriated drugs while working as a pharmacist, including but not limited to [Drug X] on or about June 21, 2015

In particular, it is alleged that he

  • Was found guilty of an offence that is relevant to his suitability to practise
  • Failed to maintain a standard of practice of the profession
  • Practised the profession while his ability to do so was impaired by drugs
  • Dispensed or sold drugs for an improper purpose
  • Contravened the Act, the Drug and Pharmacies Regulation Act, the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, or the regulations under those Acts
  • Contravened a federal or provincial law or municipal by-law with respect to the distribution, sale or dispensing of any drug or mixture of drugs, in particular but not limited to the Food and Drug Regulations, C.R.C., c. 870, as amended, section 4 of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C. 1996, c. 19, as amended, and section 31 of the Narcotic Control Regulations, C.R.C., c. 1041, as amended
  • 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