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Excelsior Surgical Society 2017 Officer Nominations

Holding Elected Office in the Excelsior Surgical Society

The Officers of this Excelsior Surgical Society shall be:

  1. President
  2. Vice President (who shall be designated the President-Elect)
  3. Secretary
  4. Treasurer
  5. Air Force Councilperson at Large
  6. Army Councilperson at Large
  7. Navy Councilperson at Large
  8. Reserve/National Guard Councilperson at Large

Eligibility

  • Officers must be on active duty, active reserve, or active National Guard status for the tenure of the office. Trainees may not hold an elected officer position.
  • Officers must be a member in good standing with the American College of Surgeons.

Active duty status will be verified via the SCRA website. Reserve/national guard members will be required to submit verification with orders or copy of their ID card. Provisional verification of duty status and ACS membership good standing will be presumed prior to the elections and will be verified after the ACS Clinical Congress 2016. The members at the annual meeting, duly held upon regular call and notice, shall elect all officers of the society for terms of one year or until their successors are elected and qualified. There shall be a progression of the Vice President (President-Elect) who shall become the President at the end of a one-year term as Vice President (President-Elect).

Election

The members at the annual meeting, duly held upon regular call and notice, shall elect all officers of the society for terms of one year or until their successors are elected and qualified.  There shall be a progression of the Vice President (President-Elect) who shall become the President at the end of a one-year term as Vice President (President-Elect).  Nominations from the floor at the business meeting are permitted. Elections will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 1700-1800 PST at Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel/Seaport Ballroom AB/2nd Level (Seaport Tower).

Download the nomination form

Questions

Please direct all questions/concerns to MHSSPACS Program Administrator Garrett Griffin Kirk, MPH, at 312-202-5413 or gkirk@facs.org.