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Call for 2014-15 Nominations

November 2013 Volume XLIX Number 6

The AAPD Nominations Committee is accepting nominations for the 2014-15 election of secretary/treasurer, Affiliate Member trustee, at-large trustee and board member of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Nominations must be received by the AAPD headquarters office no later than Dec. 1, 2013. This date reflects procedures for the Nominations Committee, per the current AAPD Administrative Policy and Procedure Manual*.

 

A nominee's submission must be on the standard AAPD Nominations Committee Candidate Consideration form. This form can be obtained by contacting Executive Assistant and Office Manager Margaret Bjerklie at mbj@aapd.org. The required materials from nominees are the following:

 

(a) a one page essay explaining their interest in serving in the specific office and summarizing their leadership skills;

 

 

 

(b) a background description suitable for publishing in PDT;

 

(c) three letters of personal recommendation from active, life or retired members of the Academy; and

 

(d) a photograph in electronic format suitable for publication in PDT.

 

Also note that the Nominations Committee will meet on Jan. 15, 2014, at which time they shall interview all nominees either in person or via teleconference or web conference or other appropriate technology. All nominees must agree to participate in this interview process.

 

All nominees for the 2014-15 academy year will be published in the March or May 2014 issue of PDT and voted on by the membership at the 2014 General Assembly. For further information, please contact Chief Executive Officer John S. Rutkauskas at (312) 337-2169 ext. 28 or jrutkauskas@aapd.org.

* All members have online access to the most recent version of the AAPD Administrative Policy and Procedure Manual, which is periodically reviewed and updated by the Policy and Procedure Committee with oversight and approval by the board of trustees. Visit http://www.aapd.org, the Members'only section under Member Resources, or click on: http://www.aapd.org/members/ resources/pdf/PolicyProcedure.pdf.