Dr. Tim Holland was approved as the 2017–18 President-Elect.
Blended payment model to support primary care renewal
This motion addresses the need for a flexible payment model to ensure the success of primary care delivery models. Motion
Divest fossil fuel investments
DNS will develop and implement a plan to divest holdings in fossil fuel investments through a phased and responsible transition over the next two years. Motion
Medical History Society funding
DNS continue funding the Medical History Society of Nova Scotia with a grant of $8,500 per year. Motion
The non-resident membership category will not increase until it meets the senior membership category and a new category will be added for returning residents and fellows. Motion
Implementation of motions
If a motion to change the bylaws is approved at the AGM, the change is effective immediately. All other resolutions approved at the AGM will be reviewed by the Board of Directors in the year following the AGM. It is the responsibility of the Board to identify implications and determine the association’s ability to carry out the motion.
Due to a shortage of time and the fact that no members had questions for the forum, the session was cancelled.
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All of the above resolutions were approved at the AGM and will be reviewed by the Board in the Fall. It is
the responsibility of the Board to identify implications and determine the
association’s ability to carry out the resolution.