This year’s Annual Members’ Business Meeting is scheduled for Friday, November 15, 2019, from 5:45 to 6:30 pm at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, San Diego, California.
Agenda items included the election of officers and board directors, amendments to the Academy’s bylaws, an update from the journal editor, and various committee reports.
Download the minutes (draft) of the 2018 business meeting [PDF].
Amendments this year include:
There are minor changes to harmonize language related to membership nomenclature and to remove duplicate text related to the president’s status as committee ex officio and role in the committee appointments process.
The Bylaws Subcommittee of the Governance Committee, the full Governance Committee, and ACLP Board of Directors have reviewed and approved these amendments.
Download the detailed bylaw amendments with commentary on the changes [PDF].
President-elect Michael Sharpe, MD, FACLP, will receive the president’s gavel from current president Rebecca Weintraub Brendel, MD, JD, FACLP.
The Nominating Committee (Drs. Sharpe [chair], Ganzini, Heinrich, Rummans, and Rundell) respectfully submits the following slate of officers and directors for consideration at the Annual Members’ Business Meeting:
President-elect: Maria Tiamson-Kassab, MD, FACLP
Vice President: Philip Bialer, MD, FACLP
Treasurer: Maryland Pao, MD, FACLP
Secretary: Madeleine Becker, MD, FACLP
E. Sherwood Brown, MD, PhD, FACLP; first 3-year term
Amy Bauer, MD, FACLP; first 3-year term
James Bourgeois, OD, MD, FACLP; to fill unfinished term of 2-years vacated by Dr. Becker