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Call for Nominations

The Northwest Leadership Board is seeking nominations for the elected position of PresidentElect, Secretary/Treasurer Elect, and MembershipElect, and Associate Member.

Call for Leadership

A major focus for the board is to plan the regional meeting and build SGIM leadership.  The qualifications for candidacy primarily include a history of participation in SGIM activities at the regional level. We are seeking
to identify candidates from a range of institutions in the Northwest region.

The duties of this office are as follows:  

President - Elect

 A three (3) year term: The PresidentElect will participate in the regional officer activities, including serving on the Regional Meeting Planning Committee and other activities relevant to Northwest Region. The President will be responsible for annual regional activities including the planning and execution of the regional meeting and also become a member of the Board of Regional Leaders, a national committee that works on issues and initiatives across the SGIM regions.  The President may elect to appoint a Meeting Chairperson to assist with the planning and execution of the annual regional meeting, as needed.  During their third year, as PastPresident, they serve as Chair of the Leadership Nominating Committee and advisor to the regional activities.

Secretary/Treasurer - Elect

A two (2) year term: The Secretary/Treasurer will assist with the organization of the SGIM  Northwest Regional Meeting, monitor SGIM Northwest finances (with a report at regional meeting), keep accurate record of monthly conference calls, and act as a liaison with other regional organizations.

Membership - Elect

 A two (2) year term: The Membership (Elect) will lead regional efforts to promote membership in SGIM –particularly through the institutional outreach within the region. Serve as a representative on the national Membership Committee. Strategize and implement ways to promote SGIM and focus on active membership recruitment at the regional meeting Recruit planning committee volunteers (awards, leadership, review chairs, etc.)

Associate Member

The Associate Member is a trainee (resident or fellow) who will help plan the regional meeting and develop strategies to make SGIM more attractive to other associate members (including medical students). The position requires a two (2) year commitment that includes monthly, one-hour conference calls, attendance at the regional meeting, and involvement with planning sub-committees (e.g. Mentoring Program).

All nominees must be, or become members of SGIM 


 Important Dates:

March 14, 2022

Nominations Close

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