UPCOMING ELECTIONS 2021

Information regarding the upcoming elections for the positions of treasurer and secretary general
Background

The World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology (WFNMB) is the peak global body representing Nuclear Medicine practice and research. On September 26, 2021 during the virtual General Assembly, the two positions of SECRETARY GENERAL and TREASURER will be announced. The successful candidate will officially take office on 1st January 2022.

Procedure

Candidates for the positions of SECRETARY GENERAL and TREASURER will be proposed by the Members and elected during the online voting period, prior to the Members Assembly on September 26, 2021. During July through August 2021 all financial members will have the opportunity to vote on-line through a professional voting system. The WFNMB office will send out an invitation for on-line voting in due time. 

Timeline
  • June 07, 2021: Deadline for receipt of seconding forms and requested documentation

  • June 18, 2021: Deadline for Membership Payment. Members paying after the deadline will have no voting rights.

  • June 28, 2021: All financial members are invited to participate in the on-line voting 

  • July 07, 2021: Opening of the on-line voting tool

  • September 07, 2021 (4pm GMT): closing of the on-line voting tool

  • September 26, 2021: General Assembly  

Please provide the following
  • Each nomination form should be submitted with the names of the proposer and two seconders (from ordinary member societies/groups other than the country of his/her place of residence). 

  • Each nomination form should be submitted with the following:

    • ​Letter of commitment from the nominee

    • Curriculum vitae of the nominee

    • Testimonial from the proposer 

    • Testimonials from two seconders

Election for Secretary General

The 2021 WFNMB eVote credentials will be sent to the financial members of the Federation and the eVote option will be open through 4pm, 07 September 2021 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Candidate for the position are:

GNANASEGARAN.png

Gopinath Gnanasegaran

Mottaghy.png

Felix Mottaghy

vazquez.png

Silvia Vazquez

Election for Treasurer

The 2021 WFNMB eVote credentials will be sent to the financial members of the Federation and the eVote option will be open through 4pm, 07 September 2021 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Candidate for the position are:​

Francois Lamoureux

Guidelines for nomination 

The request for nomination will be sent to all National Nuclear Medicine Societies that are members of the WFNMB, past and present, however only proposers and seconders by current members of WFNMB will be permitted.
 

  • The WFNMB Executive Board will evaluate each nomination form together with the supplementary documentation provided

  • The nomination must include the name of the nominee, the name and contact person from the proposing National Society, and two seconder National Societies 

  • The nomination must be submitted by the proposing National Society 

  • The nomination documentation must be received by the WFNMB Office by 4pm (GMT) on June 07, 2021.

  • The online voting takes place from July 07 – September 07, 2021. 

  • The results of the elections of the WFNMB SECRETARY GENERAL and TREASURER will be announced during the virtual WFNMB members assembly on September 26, 2021 (exact time to be advised).

Contact

Should you have any questions regarding these specifications, please feel free to contact the Federation Office at: p.neubauer@wfnmb.org; or leave a message at the Permanent Office on +43-1-890 44 27.