In accordance with recommendations made by the IMIA General Assembly, the Nominating Committee is pleased to make public a request to all IMIA Members who are interested in proposing a candidate for the following IMIA Board positions:

(Please note that current VP Special Services and VP WGs and SIGs have indicated that they will run for a second term)

President Elect (2-year term – 2019-2021)

  • Current or past IMIA Board experience is a prerequisite
  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to participating on the IMIA Executive Committee and IMIA Board meetings.   Currently the President Elect evaluates the next MedInfo Bid timelines and documentation prior to the call for bids being announced.  
  • Must be prepared to commit to sequential roles of President and Past President, an additional 4 years of service.

VP Services (3-year term – 2020-2023) Note: 1 year 2019-2020 of shadowing with current VP Services

  • Responsible for the yearly publication of the IMIA’s annual Yearbook, leading the Yearbook editorial team and working with the IMIA office.

VP Special Affairs (3-year term 2019- 2022)

  • Responsible for Special projects approved by the IMIA GA, with current focus on further development and growth of IMIA’s Accreditation program, leading the Accreditation Committee
  • Responsible for producing a viable business plan for approved projects

VP WG & SIG (3-year term 2019 – 2022)

  • Responsible for the oversight of all IMIA Working Groups and Special Interest Groups, overseeing the applications for new WGs and SIGS and that the groups are in compliance of IMIA policies, determining recommendations for termination to the IMIA Board and GA if a group is deemed inactive and ensuring that the yearly reports of all active groups are provided in accordance of IMIA’s statues for the annual IMIA General Assembly.  

Nominations for these positions must be made on behalf of an IMIA member society, corporate or academic member and must include

  • accompanied by a letter of recommendation that supports and clearly states the reasons for the nomination, taking into account the profile, expectations and skills related to the position as described is this invitation.
  • A short CV of the nominee
  • A picture of nominee in jpg or png format

Terms for the positions will commence immediately following the IMIA GA Meeting on August 26, 2019 at MedInfo 2019. 

The deadline to submit a nomination is April 1, 2019 (11:59 PM PT) and must be addressed to the current chair of the IMIA Nominating Committee, Dr. Hyeoun-Ae Park, IMIA Past President and sent directly to IMIA’s CEO, Elaine Huesing at imia@imia-services.org