Reminder- nominations to the AFHTO Board of Directors are open until July 28, 2023

June 30, 2023

Dear AFHTO members,

Are you interested in serving on the AFHTO board of directors? This is a reminder nominations are open until July 28, 2023.

To apply:

Please see below for further details.


Dear AFHTO members:
 
Are you interested in serving on the AFHTO board of directors? The Governance Committee of AFHTO’s board invites anyone who works within an AFHTO member organization to apply. Please share this top 10 reasons to join the board, and call for nominations with all who work in your team and with members on your Board.

Six (6) positions are to be elected for a 3-year term on the 14-member AFHTO board. The AFHTO by-law calls for balanced representation on the board to include the various forms of governance, the regions of the province, and the mix of the professions/individuals working within FHTs, NPLCs and other interprofessional models of primary care.

Given the composition of the continuing board members, priority for the directors to be elected will be given to candidates who are:

  • Family Physicians and Nurse Practitioners, especially individuals actively involved in OHT development and understanding of the broader health care system;  
  • Board members, especially community members in the position of Chair of the Board;
  • Interprofessional Health Care Providers, especially those actively involved in OHT development; or
  • Experienced in Government relations and/or public policy.

To apply:

The Governance Committee of the AFHTO board will review all applications to assist the AFHTO board to determine the slate of candidates to recommend to the AFHTO membership for ratification at the AFHTO annual general meeting.

  • Nominees will be informed of their status after September 20th, 2023.
  • The slate will be presented to the members at the Annual General Meeting which will be conducted in-person this year at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel:

    Tuesday, October 24th, 2023
    (time TBD)

     

Sincerely,
Kevin Samson, Chair, AFHTO Governance Committee

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