Interested in sitting on College Council?

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta CPSA

Nominations are now open!

Eligibility requirements

A regulated member on the General Register, the Provisional Register or the Limited Practice Register (whether a physician, surgeon, osteopath or physician assistant) may stand for nomination, nominate a colleague and vote in the election if:

  • no fees, costs, fines, assessments, levies, or any other sums are owing by the member to the College;
  • the member has a valid and current practice permit that is not currently suspended; and
  • the member is in compliance with all orders or directions made pursuant to the Health Information Act.

A regulated member is not eligible to be nominated for or elected as a member of Council if:

  • the member is currently subject to an undertaking, a condition imposed under section 55 or 65, or a direction under section 118 of the Act; or
  • has been formally charged with unprofessional conduct that has not yet been determined by a Hearing Tribunal; or
  • has been found guilty of unprofessional conduct within the preceding ten (10) years.

Instructions to nominees

  1. Nominations will only be accepted on the nomination form.
  2. A nomination form must be signed by the nominee indicating acceptance of the nomination and by three other regulated members eligible to vote, before submitting it via email to elections@cpsa.ab.ca.
  3. The nomination form must be accompanied by a completed physician candidate profile form. The profile cannot exceed one page and may be subject to editing.

Deadline

Nominations and profiles must be emailed to elections@cpsa.ab.ca no later than 4:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.

Questions?

If you have any questions or concerns about the nomination process, please contact Gail Jones at 780-969-4970.