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Deadline nears for nominees for
Society offices

The deadline for nominations for open Society offices is fast approaching. All nomination materials for the following offices are due to the Society’s House of Delegates (HOD) Nominating Committee by Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018.

  • President-Elect for 2018-2019
  • Vice Speaker for 2019 and 2020—to succeed Jay Gold, MD, of Madison. (Doctor Gold is eligible for reelection.)
  • AMA Delegate for 2019 and 2020 (three positions)—Michael Miller, MD, of Oconomowoc; Paul Wertsch, MD, of Madison; Tosha Wetterneck, MD, of Madison (incumbents).
  • AMA Alternate Delegate 2019 and 2020 (three positions)—Barbara Hummel, MD, Greenfield; Jacob Behrens, MD, Madison; Keshni Ramnanan, MD, of Pewaukee (incumbents).

All candidates must submit a curriculum vitae not to exceed three pages, a cover letter no longer than one page, a completed candidate questionnaire for the office the candidate is seeking and a completed Disclosure of Significant Affiliations (conflict of interest) form. The candidate questionnaire forms are available here.*

The House of Delegates Nominating Committee will meet Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at 4 p.m. at Society Headquarters in Madison. The Committee will interview and evaluate the candidates for Society offices and prepare a slate of nominees for presentation to the House of Delegates on Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the Annual Meeting in Madison.

Communications to the Nominating Committee should be addressed to Bud Chumbley, MD, CEO, Wisconsin Medical Society, PO Box 1109, Madison, WI 53701. Communications also can be e-mailed to Noreen Krueger. Click here to learn more about the nominating process and to download the candidate questionnaires and the conflict of interest form.*

Note: The Society will post the completed candidate questionnaire and cover letter in the “members only” section of the Society website upon submission. The Society will post the conflict of interest form of all candidates selected by the Nominating Committee as nominees in the “members only” section of the Society’s website after nomination by the Committee.

Click here to read more about submitting nominations to Society offices and for a complete list of the Nominating Committee members.

For questions or more information, e-mail Noreen Krueger.

*(Member log-in is required to access nomination information. Click here to access the log-in page. Additional member log-in information is here.)

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