Posted on: October 31, 2013
The AAP Board of Directors is soliciting nominations to fill 21 AAP national committee member vacancies for terms beginning July 1, 2014, as follows:
- Child Abuse and Neglect (2)
- Child Health Financing (3)
- Coding and Nomenclature
- Development (Districts VI and X) (2)
- Federal Government Affairs
- Fetus and Newborn (3)
- Hospital Care
- Infectious Diseases (2)
- Medical Liability and Risk Management
- Pediatric AIDS
- Pediatric Research
- Practice and Ambulatory Medicine
- Residency Scholarship
- State Government Affairs
The detailed information regarding this call for nominations may be found on the AAP Member Center: http://www2.aap.org/moc/leader/nominations.cfm. The list of vacancies, committee needs and term roster, as well as the fact sheet and biosummary templates are available on this web site. New this year are a FAQ sheet, the committee member responsibilities, and sample nominations and support letters.
The scheduled deadline for nominations is February 24, 2014. Nominees must submit a letter of nomination, fact sheet, completed biosketch, and optional letters of support to their Chapter President and the Central Office in Elk Grove Village, by e-mail, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Nomination materials may also be submitted via postal mail to 141 Northwest Point Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, or by fax at 847/434-8000, attention Cyndy Rouse. All nomination materials must be date stamped or postmarked by midnight (CST) on February 24, 2014.
The AAP Board of Directors will meet May 13-17, 2014, to review all member nominees and make final appointments. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Cyndy Rouse at email@example.com or 847/434-7938.