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
  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.


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


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