To: WONCA Member Organization
WONCA Executive Committee Members
WONCA Young Doctor Movement Chairs
From: Dr Donald Li, President-Elect & Chair of the WONCA Nominating and Awards Committee
Date: 14th December 2017
RE : NOMINATIONS FOR OFFICERS OF WONCA FOR ELECTIONS AT WORLD COUNCIL MEETING 14th to 16th October 2018
The next WONCA World Council Meeting will be held from 14th to 16th October 2018 in Incheon, Korea. At this Council Meeting, elections for WONCA Officers will be held. In accordance with the WONCA Constitution (Article 12, Section 6.1 and 6.4), this is a formal call by the Nominating and Awards Committee for nominations for the following Officers of the Organization for the biennium 2018-20:
1. President-Elect. The successful candidate will serve as President–Elect for 2018 – 2020, then as WONCA World President for 2020 – 2022.
2. Three (3) Members at Large of the Executive Committee (to serve for the biennium 2018 – 2020)
3. One (1) Young Doctor Representative of Executive Committee (to serve for the biennium 2018-2020)
The following are required for all nominations:
a. A letter of nomination, made on the letterhead of the Member Organization, supporting the nominee, stating the reasons for the nomination.
b. A letter signed by the nominee to accept the nomination.
c. A short statement from the candidate stating why he or she is seeking the nomination.
d. A short CV or resume of the nominee.
In addition, any candidate for Young Doctor Representative will be required to provide evidence of participation in, and support of, his or her regional Young Doctor Movement and will be required to confirm, in writing, that as at 16th October 2018 they will still qualify as a Junior Doctor – ie that they are either in residency training or within five years of completing residency training at that date.
All nominations and supporting documents should be sent via email to both Dr Donald Li, President-Elect & Chair of the WONCA Nominating and Awards Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org) and to the WONCA World Secretariat at email@example.com .
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION
All nominations must be received no later than 15th June 2018 for the necessary processing and administration prior to the WONCA Council Meeting.
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With best regards
Dr Garth Manning
Chief Executive Officer