Following a review by the Nominations Committee, 13 candidates have been nominated for election to the WFSICCM Council to fill the 7 vacancies created by the retirement of Council members before the General Assembly in Melbourne. The ballot to elect 7 new Council members will held during the 1st General Assembly at 12.30 on Tuesday, October 15th at the Melbourne Convention Centre.
The candidates and their nominating societies are:
Ruth Kleinpell World Federation of Critical Care Nurses
Xavier Monnet Societe de Reanimation de Langue Francaise
Tim Baker Svensk Forening for Anestesi och Intensivvard
Shigeki Fujitani Japanese Society of Intensive Care Medicine
Defne Altintas Turkish Society Medical and Surgical Intensive Care Medicine
Dean Gopalan Critical Care Society of Southern Africa
Dorel Sandesc Romanian Society of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Jorge Hidalgo Belize Critical Care Society
Mary White Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society
Ricard Ferrer Roca Sociedad Espanola de Medicina Intensiva, Critica y Unidades Coronarias
Fernando Suparregui Dias Associacao de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira
Chong-Jen Yu Taiwan Society of Critical Care Medicine
José Elizalde-Gonzalez Colegio Mexicano de Medicina Critica
We wish Dr Gopalan all the best in getting CCSSA represented on the WFSICCM.