Our Team

Ryan Chan BSc Pharm CAE - Pharmacy Manager, Owner

A Manitoba graduate, he has been a licensed pharmacist with over 10 years of practice experience. From oncology and dialysis to diabetes, asthma, and cardiovascular conditions, he has managed them all. He has conducted numerous presentations and clinics around the city and has been featured on BreakfastTV, GlobalTV, CHVN radio, and CJOB. He has also written numerous articles regarding health promotion and disease awareness. His unique approach to pharmacy is simple and practical. Just be “REAL”.  He is friendly, easy to approach, and competent. Ultimately, he will look after you.

Debra Chartier RPEBC - Pharmacy Technician 

Debra graduated from the Pharmacy Technician Program in 1994.  She has over 20 years of community pharmacy experience and has worked as a computer software trainer and diabetes meter technician. Deb has over 12 years in pharmacy education both as an instructor and as a faculty head overseeing CAAHE programs. In February of 2009 Debra was appointed to CAPT’s National Board of Directors and held the position of Director of Internal Affairs until May 2013.  She also held a seat on Council for the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba for a 2 year term. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and is a proud mom of an active 11 year old son. She is very active in her community and volunteers with numerous local events and school advisory committees.

Jillian James BSc Pharm- Pharmacist

Jill graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. Jill moved to New Zealand to become a clinical pharmacist at a large Hospital in Auckland. She is also working to complete her diploma in clinical pharmacy from the University of Otago in 2019. Jill is in Winnipeg half of the time and when she is, you will find her at the pharmacy brightening patient's days. Jill loves sports, and is often out on adventures.

Amanda Church BSc Pharm - Pharmacist

Amanda graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2016 and has been a practicing pharmacist ever since. She loves her job and getting to know patients on a personal level. When she's not working, she's playing soccer! She has been playing soccer since she was about 8 years old and continues to play for the Winnipeg Women’s Soccer League each indoor and outdoor season.


Amanda Randall BSc - Pharmacist

Amanda grew up in Morris, MB and attended the University of Manitoba, graduating from Pharmacy in 2015. She started practicing pharmacy in 2016 and has really enjoyed building relationships with the patients in the pharmacy and clinic at 286 McDermot. When she's not at work you will find her playing various sports, mostly hockey, volleyball, softball and ultimate frisbee. She really enjoys being outside, so in the summer months she loves going out to the lake or camping with her family. She does lots of hiking, biking, swimming or just reading a book on a beach. If there is a beach - she'll be there! 

Medication and Health Services

We offer:
– Blister packaging/Compliance Packaging 
– Refill Scheduling and Auto Refills
– Medication Reviews
– Lock Boxes
– Specialty Compounding
– Specialty Products
– Special Orders
Online Refill Program
- Mobile App

-Walk-In Clinic on site

-Family Physicians on site
-Travel vaccines
-Seasonal Flu shots
-Smoking Cessation Programs
- Disease state management
- Asthmatic planning
- Diabetic planning
- Professional Collaboration and referrals
- Natural Products
- Health Seminars
- Health Clinics and Presentations
- General health knowledge enhancement
- Veterinary prescriptions

Financial Services

We offer:
-Cash Back Program (Local Frequency)
-Price Matching
-Financial Assistance
-Manufacturer Discount Programs

Exchange District Pharmacy
286 McDermot Ave.
Winnipeg, MB R3B 0T2
P: (204) 942-0573
F: (204) 942-0867
Monday - Friday: 9:30PM-5:30PM
Saturday/Sunday: Closed
*For service outside of these hours, please contact us.