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Call for Nominations – NLMA Academic Physicians Section, Executive Committee

The NLMA Academic Physicians Section is seeking nominations for its first Executive Committee election. This committee will oversee activities within the Section, which was established under the NLMA bylaws to provide a collective voice for academic physicians. All eligible members are invited to submit expressions of interest for these positions. 

The deadline for nominations has been extended to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14.


Please note, this is not a negotiating committee; the structure of any negotiations will be decided in the future.

• Four (4) GFT physicians 
• Two (2) stipendiary physicians (physicians who perform specific tasks for the Faculty of Medicine for stipends) 
• One (1) non-stipendiary physician (physicians who provide teaching services to the Faculty of Medicine without compensation) 

Terms of office shall be randomly assigned for a one- or two-year term to set up a staggered Executive Committee in which only a portion of seats comes up for election each year.

Eligible candidates must: 
• be a practising NLMA member in good standing with the NLMA and CPSNL; 
• provide teaching, administrative or research services to Memorial University’s Faculty of Medicine; 
• provide a written statement outlining their reasons for joining the Executive Committee;
• submit a copy of their CV; and, 
• commit to attend Executive Committee meetings as needed. 

Nomination Process 
Please email or fax your CV and statement of interest outlining your decision to join the NLMA Academic Physicians Section, Executive Committee c/o Lynn Barter, NLMA Associate Executive Director: 
• Email:
• Fax: (709) 726-7525 


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