Florida Chapter
American College of Surgeons

2018 Call for Nominations

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Nominate Your Colleagues for Leadership Positions in the Florida Chapter

Nominations are now open for the Florida Chapter officer and council positions and will be accepted until 5 p.m. EST on March 7, 2018.

Nominations may come from an FCACS member or the nominee himself/herself. The brief written nomination must include:

  • The member’s knowledge of, and interaction with, the nominee.
  • A review of the nominee’s involvement in the FCACS.
  • A discussion of the projected contribution of the nominee to the FCACS

The nominee must, in writing, accept the nomination, sign the Duties and Responsibilities of the Council (if elected) form, and provide:

  • A CV that demonstrates the nominee’s current work in surgery.
  • Completed conflict of interest disclosure form.
  • A brief personal statement of interest in the FCACS position.

Per the Chapter Policy & Guidelines for Nominations to Chapter Positions, the Nominations Committee will present a slate of officer candidates for President, President-elect, Secretary, and Treasurer [Immediate Past President is pre-determined] at the Annual Meeting of the Chapter. In addition, the Nominations Committee will present a slate of four councilors, one councilor per Committee on Applicants region within the Florida Chapter [five councilor positions will remain unfilled].

For more information, please contact the Florida Chapter office at (904) 309-6240. 

Publication Date: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 10:45am