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IT Steering Committee

Responsible for providing strategic advice, guidance, and direction to the Board of Directors on various technology initiatives.

The IT Steering Committee is responsible for providing strategic advice, guidance, and direction to the Board of Directors on various technology initiatives.

Criteria

  • A member of Doctors Nova Scotia
  • A variety of levels of understanding of information technology are welcome
  • Strong interpersonal skills an asset
  • Ability to represent the needs of all physicians in the province

Time commitment

  • 6-8 meetings per year (2-3 hour duration)
    (Meetings offered via GoToMeeting for convenience)
  • Review of meeting materials

Current/Upcoming Vacancies

Doctors Nova Scotia members interested in serving on the IT Steering Committee can submit an Expression of Interest form. The deadline for submitting an expression of interest for June 2016 vacancies was March 25.  Expressions of interest submitted after March 25 will be considered for next year’s vacancies.

Note:  Expressions of Interest will be kept for two years.  After two years members will have to re-submit.

Contact

Karen Pyra
Director, Policy & Communications
902-481-4913
1800-563-3427 ext. 4913


IT Steering Committee
Term chart

Member
Term
Date elected/appointed
Term ending
Gerard MacDonald, chair
1st
October 2014
June 2017
Kevork Peltekian
2ndJune 2015
June 2018
Chris Gallant
2nd
November 2011
June 2017
Matthew Lowe (Board representative)
1stJune 2016
June 2017
Ivan Wong
1st 
October 2014
June 2017
Ajantha Jayabarathan1stOctober 2014June 2017
David Strum1stOctober 2014June 2017
Jeff Colp
1stOctober 2015
June 2017
Shaun MacCormick
1stOctober 2015
June 2017
Nathan Urquhart
1stJune 2016
June 2019