To facilitate the implementation of effective and efficient clinical services by pharmacists in order to enhance access to care and optimize patient health outcomes
Revolutionize clinical service delivery across Canada by empowering pharmacists to practice to their optimal scope
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer, PharmD, RPh
Dr. Nakhla is an academic and community pharmacist specialized in minor ailments, non-prescription therapeutics, and patient self-care with over fifteen years of commitment to teaching, research, advocacy, and practice innovation on these topics. She has spoken at provincial, national, and international meetings on these subjects, and has authored several chapters in leading pharmacy education textbooks. As a faculty member at the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy, Dr. Nakhla was recognized with the Excellence in Pharmacy Teaching Award in 2019, received the Excellence in Science Teaching Award in 2020, and the Distinguished Teaching Award in 2023. Dr. Nakhla possesses a strong background in pharmacist and student pharmacist education innovation, pharmacy-based public health projects, and advocating for regulatory changes to expand pharmacy practice. Dr. Nakhla served as a member of the Ontario College of Pharmacists’ Minor Ailments Advisory Group (MAAG), which developed the draft regulations authorizing pharmacists to prescribe in Ontario.
Co-founder & Chief Operating Officer, PhD
Dr. Edginton brings a wealth of management experience to MAPflow with 15 years of experience as a faculty member at the University of Waterloo’s School of Pharmacy and its Director for the past 2 years. As an award-winning researcher focused on pharmacokinetic modeling and simulation, she is an expert in real-world data collection and application.
Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer
Michael is a passionate software engineer with 20+ years of experience building scientific software within and for the pharmaceutical industry.
As an investor and partner in MAPflow, OPA continues to commit to evolving the pharmacy profession. Representing thousands of members, OPA is Canada's largest advocacy organization, professional development and drug information provider for pharmacy professionals across Ontario.