AVMA Council Positions Available

Council Nomination Form (nominations from the floor of the House of Delegates Annual Session will be accepted for these council positions through July 1, 2018.)

A Campaign Guide is not generated for nominations from the floor of the HOD Annual Session; however candidates are encouraged to create a two-minute YouTube video explaining their qualifications and interest in the position for viewing by the members of the voting entity, the House of Delegates

YouTube Video Reference Document

 

* = outgoing members eligible for reappointment

Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents (COBTA)

Entity Description: Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents

Position: Microbiology
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2017 – August 2020
Outgoing Member: Vacant
Nominees: None to date

Position: At-Large (2 Positions Available)
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Jeffrey Powers*, Edward Wakem
Nominees: None to date

Position: Clinical Pharmacology
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Jennifer Buur*
Nominees: None to date

Position: Industry, Exclusive
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Jessica Light*
Nominees: None to date

Council on Public Health and Regulatory Veterinary Medicine (CPHRVM)

Entity Description: Council on Public Health and Regulatory Veterinary Medicine

Position: Agricultural Agencies (2 Positions Available)
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Patty Bennett*, Larry Davis*
Nominees: None to date

Council on Research (COR)

Entity Description: Council on Research

Position: Colleges of Veterinary Medicine(2 Positions Available)
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Michael Lairmore*, Susan Vande Woude*
Nominees: None to date

Position: Private Clinical Practice
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Carlos Pereyra*
Nominees: None to date

Council on Veterinary Service (CoVS)

Entity Description: Council on Veterinary Service

Position: Private Practice – Exclusively Small Animal (2 Positions Available)
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Grace Bransford*, Gay Gira-Lathrop
Nominees: None to date

Position: Private Mixed Practice
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Isaac Bott*
Nominees: None to date

Position: Recent Graduates or Emerging Leaders
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Kelly Campbell*
Nominees: None to date

Judicial Council (JC)

Entity Description: Judicial Council

Position: At-Large (3 Positions Available)
Details: Must be nominated by an organization represented in the House of Delegates.
Term: July 2018 – August 2021
Nominations Due: April 1, 2018
Outgoing Member: Sarah Allison*, Sarah Babcock*, Beth Thompson
Nominees: None to date​​​