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Board of Directors: election

Nomination deadline is March 3. Voting runs from March 20 to April 13.

Nominations open

Nominations are now open for two seats on Doctors Nova Scotia's Board of Directors:

  • One specialist from inside Metro Halifax
  • One general practitioner from outside Metro Halifax

Length of terms

All seats are for three-year terms. If elected, board members may serve two consecutive three-year terms.

Nomination form

Nominations are accepted through the Board of Directors nomination form.

Nomination deadline

March 3 is the deadline to submit Board of Directors nominations.

Voting period

Voting in the Board of Directors election runs from March 20 to April 13. Ballots can be cast online or by mail. Watch for details.

Election results

Results of the Board of Directors election will be announced by April 21.

Board role

The Board of Directors is responsible for developing and executing the strategic direction, approving governing policy and overseeing the management of Doctors Nova Scotia.

Board meetings

There are five meetings per year, held on Friday afternoons.


Board members are entitled to reimbursement for travel expenses and honoraria as outlined in the association’s Honoraria and Expense Policy.


Charmaine Smith
Director, Corporate Services