Dialogue Volume 15, Issue 2 2019 | Page 28

Notice of Election Council Member Candidate Contribute to medical regulation! Run in the upcoming election Notice from the Registrar regarding 2019 Council Elections in the following districts: District 1: C  ounties of Essex, Kent and Lambton: 1 position District 2: C  ounties of Elgin, Huron, Middlesex, Oxford and Perth: 1 position District 3: C  ounties of Bruce, Dufferin, Grey, Wellington and regional municipality of Waterloo: 1 position District 4: C  ounty of Brant and the regional municipalities of Haldimand-Norfolk, Halton, Hamilton- Wentworth and Niagara: 2 positions Do you principally practise in Districts 1, 2, 3 or 4? If you are not practising medicine and are still a member of the College, do you live in one of these districts? If so, this is your opportunity to hold a seat THE IDEAL CANDIDATE at the Council table and participate in the regulation of medicine. You have a passion for medicine and ensuring the standards of the profession are upheld. As a Council member, you would participate in: You wish to shape the future of medical regulation. Decision-making about standards of practice and professional conduct, and competencies for entry-to-practice and ongoing practice You are committed to protecting and serving the public interest. Strengthening the public trust in health care by sharing ideas and You are looking to get involved in your profession in a meaningful way. Helping the College deliver on its mandate of responsible, If these apply to you, then you should consider running in the upcoming election. perspectives to help shape the strategic direction of the College. professional, ethical decision-making in the public interest. Participating on College committees. Members interested in becoming candidates must submit their nomination forms no later than 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2019. To learn more about the eligibility requirements, the necessary documents to submit, and the time commitments for Council members, or to begin your on-line nomination process, visit: On-line voting will be open from Tuesday, September 24 at 7am to www.cpso.on.ca Tuesday October 15 at 4pm. And go to About > Council > Council Elections Paper copies of nomination forms are available on page 57. 28 DIALOGUE ISSUE 2, 2019