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Primary Care Physicians' Representative Council election

Voting takes place from Oct. 16 to Nov. 9 at 11:59 p.m. 


Nominations closed on Oct. 10. The following members won a seat by acclamation.

Dr. Mike MacDonald – Cape Breton county
Dr. Mary Gorman – Antigonish and Guysborough counties

Election candidates


The following three seats are still vacant:

  • Colchester and Hants counties
  • Cumberland county
  • Pictou county

Nomination form

Voting will run from Monday, Oct. 16 to Thursday, Nov 9. 

Voting eligibility

Members of the Section of Primary Care Physicians may only nominate physicians from their own county, and may only vote within their own county.

Honorarium and travel

Council members receive a $500 honorarium for each meeting and are reimbursed for travel expenses. Physicians have the option to connect to meetings via video-conference. The Council meets about four times a year, usually on Saturday mornings. 

About the Primary Care Physicians' Representative Council
The Primary Care Physicians' Representative Council advocates for the interests of family and practitioners. The council's work involves developing strategies for dealing with key issues affecting the role, responsibilities, and capabilities of general and family practitioners.

Sonia Abi-Ajab
Executive assistant to the President & CEO
902-481-4900 or 1-800-563-4900