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Dragana Skokovic Sunjic

Dragana Skokovic Sunjic IPC

Affiliation: Clinical Pharmacist, NAMS Credentialed Menopause Practitioner, Hamilton FHT, Canada

Biography: 

May 2017 – present - Teaching Associate with Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, APPE Program, Doctor of Pharmacy Candidates
2016- present Author of Clinical Guide to Probiotic Products Available in USA, updated annually September 2012 – present Clinical Pharmacist with Hamilton Family Health Team, Hamilton, Ontario
2008 – present Author of Clinical Guide to Probiotic Products Available in Canada, updated annually
1997 – present Consultant Pharmacist, Resource Speaker, author with BHSoft Inc
1995 – 2012 Pharmacist, Designated Manager at Dell Chemist Ltd, Hamilton, Ontario
2006 Author and Presenter at Women’s Health Academy: Instrumental in developing and providing education seminars for women of all ages titled “Reclaiming the Venus in You”
2002 – 2012 Teaching Associate with Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto SPEP program; PEBC Assessor (PEBC Qualifying Examination – Part II OSCE)
1999/2000 - Teaching Associate, Lecturer– Pharmacology of Medicinal Herbs I and II, Mohawk College, Hamilton, Ontario
1988 – 1992 Teaching Associate - Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Dentistry
 

Education and Credentials

2003 – Credentialed as Menopause Practitioner with the North American Menopause Society, as NCMP
1996 – Licenced with Ontario College of Pharmacy as RPh
1988 – Graduated from the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Awards  and Recognition

2015 Scientific Frontiers Award Probiota Americas conference in San Diego, June 2-5, 2015
2015 – Scientific Frontiers Award Probiota 2015 Conference in Amsterdam, February 3-5, 2015
2008 Wyeth Apothecary Award for Specialty Practice, awarded by Ontario Pharmacists Association to a pharmacist who has completed specialty education or training and as a result has successfully expanded his or her professional practice
1999 - Commitment to Care Award for Health Promotion, Honourable Mention, awarded by Canadian Healthcare Network
 

Professional Affiliation

2016 --present – Member of Federation of Medical Women of Canada
2010 – present – Member of SIGMA Canadian Menopause Society, Professional Development Committee
2003 – present – Member of the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) 
2001 – present – Member of PCCA (Professional Compounding Centers of America)
1999 – 2004 - Appointed member of the Board of Directors at Dell Chemists Ltd
1996 – 2012 – Member and Chairman of the Natural Health Products (formerly: Herbal) Committee at Dell Chemists Ltd
1996 – present – Member of Ontario Pharmacist Association and Canadian Pharmacists Association
1996 – present - Member of Canadian Pharmacist Association
1994 –present –Member of Herb Research Foundation and American Botanical Council

 

Professional Development

2016- present – Author of “Clinical Guide to Probiotic Products Available in US”, updated annually; URL www.usprobioticguide.com
2008 – present - Author of “Clinical Guide to Probiotic Supplements Available in Canada”, updated annually; URL www.probioticchart.ca
1997 – present - Developed and provided numerous CCCEP-approved continuing education modules on the topics of women’s health, natural health products, osteoporosis, nutrition, Palliative care and more
1997 – present - Associated with Continuing Medical Education office at McMaster  University Health  Sciences 2000- present – Associated with Continuing Professional Development Department at University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy
 

Professional Publications

  1. P84: Clinical Guide to probiotic products available in Canada: 2016 edition ; Dragana Skokovic- Sunjic (CA); page 72 (2016) Abstracts for 15th World Congress on Menopause, Climacteric,19:sup1, (iii)-(cxxix), DOI: 10.1080/13697137.2016.1242242
  2. P-73. Clinical Application of Probiotic Products for Vaginal Health: review of published evidence for specific probiotic products available in Canada Dragana Skokovic-Sunjic, BScPhm RPh NCMP, Vivien Brown, MDCM, CCFP, FCFP, NCMP3. P-73, 140527th Annual Meeting of The North American Menopause Society October 58, 2016, Orlando, FL,
  3. Menopause: 2016 , Vol 23, Issue 12, p 1363–1407 doi: 0.1097/GME.0000000000000783
  4. Scientific Poster presentation: Clinical Application of Probiotic Products for Vaginal Health: review of published evidence for specific probiotic products available in Canada , Dragana Skokovic-Sunjic, BScPhm RPh NCMP, Vivien Brown, MDCM, CCFP, FCFP, NCMP; MWF Centenary Celebrations 9th-May 13th 2017: Our Centenary Celebrations, '100 Years of Medical Women: The Past, Present and Future',9th – 13th   May 2017, London, UK
  5. Gagnon A, Jin M, Malak M, Skokovic-Sunjic D et al. Pharmacists managing people with diabetes in primary care: 10 years of experience at the Hamilton Family Health Team. Can J Diabetes. 2017 Sep 18. pii: S1499-2671(17)30254-X. doi:10.1016/j.jcjd.2017.08.240