2020 FPM Board election

Election to the Faculty of Pain Medicine Board – call for nominations now open

 
Fellows are invited to forward nominations for two vacancies on the board of FPM, ANZCA. In accordance with by-laws 1.1.1 to 1.1.1.6 (see below), one vacancy must be filled by a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and the other vacancy may be filled by any faculty fellow.
 
Each nomination must be signed by the Nominee and two fellows of the faculty.
 
The board is presently constituted as follows:
        Meredith Joan CRAIGIE FANZCA, SA
        Michael Francis VAGG FAFRM (RACP), Victoria
        Kieran James DAVIS FANZCA, New Zealand
        Harold Raoul EEMAN FAFRM (RACP), Victoria      
        Kylie HALL FANZCA, Queensland
        Newman Leon HARRIS FRANZCP, NSW
        Susan Martha LORD FANZCA, NSW
      Stephan A SCHUG FANZCA, WA
        Geoffrey Charles SPELDEWINDE FAFRM (RACP), ACT
        Melissa Ann VINEY FANZCA, Victoria 
    Andrew Christian ZACEST FRACS, SA
 
*      Retiring board member eligible for re-election. 
 
Nominations must be received by the general manager of FPM by 5pm (AEDT) on Friday January 31, 2020 by submitting the nomination form to fpm@anzca.edu.au.
 
Extract from faculty by-laws 1.1.1 to 1.1.3:
  • 1.1.1 Eleven Fellows of the Faculty, elected in accordance with these by-laws:
  • 1.1.1.1 At least four shall be fellows of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA).
  • 1.1.1.2 At least two shall be fellows of a Division or a Faculty or a Chapter of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).
  • 1.1.1.3 At least one shall be a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS).
  • 1.1.1.4 At least one shall be a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP).
  • 1.1.1.5 One elected new fellow, defined as having been admitted to Fellowship via completion of the FPM training program, within three years of the closing date for nominations under by-law 1.5.2.
  • 1.1.1.6  The remaining two shall be any fellows of the faculty.
  • 1.1.2  One councillor nominated by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (referred to as a "co-opted representative").
  • 1.1.3  Co-opted and nominated representatives appointed under by-laws 1.2.1, 1.2.2 and 1.2.3.
 
If a ballot is required, based on the number of nominations received, a secure electronic voting link will be emailed in March 2020. If you intend to vote, please ensure your preferred email address is up to date via www.anzca.edu.au/membership/login or by contacting fpm@anzca.edu.au.

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Results of the ballot will be announced at the FPM Annual General Meeting which will be held on Sunday May 3, during the 2020 ANZCA Annual Scientific Meeting in Perth.
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