The Arkansas Medical Society is continuing to accept nominations/applications for the District Trustees. The deadline for nominations is February 1, 2021.
District Trustees are elected by AMS members in the respective districts. Voting will take place from February 15 – March 1, 2021.
The Board of Trustees consists of the primary officers of the AMS and district trustees representing 10 geographic areas of the state. There are currently 36 district trustees, which can fluctuate based upon the number of AMS members in each district. The Board of Trustees sets policy and is responsible for the business and financial affairs of the AMS. The Board meets quarterly with meetings generally lasting about 2 hours.
- Member/Trustee must live and/or practice in the district.
- Member/Trustee must be an active, direct, or life member of AMS.
- Member/Trustee must be up-to-date with AMS dues (2021).
- Member/Trustee may not be a past president.
Terms are for two years, beginning May 2021, with a limit of four consecutive terms. Elected candidates will be notified after March 1st and should be prepared to participate in the AMS Annual Membership meeting on May 12th.