2018 Call for Nominations for the BCCFP Board of Directors

Would you like an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the advancement of quality family practice in BC? Join the Board of BC College of Family Physicians.

We are looking for Board members who reflect the scope and diversity of family practice in BC.
In particular, we are seeking candidates with one or more of the following skills or experience: first five years of practice, working in an urban setting, board and government relations, continuing professional development, and clinical teaching. We have space for 4 Board members to be elected this year and terms are set at three years. Nominations will be accepted until September 17, 2018 at 10 am.

This year we will indicate to members which candidates most closely fulfill the Board’s current needs. We ask members to keep these factors in mind as they consider applying to be a candidate or when nominating a colleague.

Requirements for nomination to the Board:
• Be an active or senior member of the BCCFP in good standing and consent to be nominated
• Submit a completed online nomination and a completed Board Skills Composition Matrix.
• Participate in an interview with the Nominating Committee prior to the election between the period of September 12 to September 20, 2018
• Consent for a photo, and candidate’s statement to be posted on our website and circulated to all members prior to the election

More detailed background on the changes to this year’s nominating process and information about the BCCFP Board of Directors can be found here.

An email with a link to our secure online nominations process will be sent on August 17, 2018 to all BCCFP members who are eligible to become a Board member. If you have not yet received an email and are interested in putting your name forward, please contact office@bccfp.bc.ca

Join us at our Annual General Meeting on Friday, November 2 at the Four Seasons Hotel (791 West Georgia Street, Vancouver).  The event will take place at 1:00 pm during our family medicine conference.