CALL FOR NOMINATIONS!! Now’s your chance to make a difference!!

Do you have concerns? Do you have ideas on how to make things better? Are you ready to collaborate with your colleagues across the province and country to turn your ideas and concerns into positive action for the profession? Consider taking up the challenge and the opportunity to make a positive difference by running for an MAMLS Board position. The following opportunities are open for nominations this year.
Vice President 2018
This four-year leadership commitment to the Board progresses to President Elect 2019, President 2020, and Past President 2021. You will:
• Work with an experienced Board in meeting the advocacy, education and professional promotion needs of Manitoba laboratory technologists and laboratory assistants.
• Meet, share ideas and learn from your colleagues across the province and across the country.
• Attend LabCon and other exciting CSMLS opportunities in your Presidential year.
• Expand your horizons, develop and improve your networking, interpersonal, and communication skills, and open up a whole new world of laboratory opportunities.
President 2018
This two-year leadership commitment to the Board will progress to Past President in 2019. You will:
• Work with an experienced Board in meeting the advocacy, education and professional promotion needs of Manitoba laboratory technologists and laboratory assistants.
• Meet, share ideas and learn from your colleagues across the province and across the country.
• Attend LabCon and other exciting CSMLS opportunities in your Presidential year.
• Expand your horizons, develop and improve your networking, interpersonal, and communication skills, and open up a whole new world of laboratory opportunities.
Treasurer 2018 and 2019
This is a two-year commitment to the Board. As Treasurer, you will:
• Work with an experienced Board to conduct the financial affairs of the Association.
• Meet new people, share ideas, and learn from your colleagues across the province and across the country.
• Test your skills, develop new skills, and expand your horizons.
Professional Development Director 2018 and 2019

This is a two-year commitment to the Board. As the Professional Development Director, you will:

• Work with an experienced Board to help identify and create Professional Development opportunities for laboratory professionals including students.
• Manage funding awards to help members attend important continuing education events.
• Meet new people, share ideas, and learn from your colleagues across the province and across the country.
• Test your skills, develop new skills, and expand your horizons.

The deadline for submission is June 30, 2017. Please send an email to mamlsprez1@gmail.ca attention Chair of the Nominations Committee to submit a nomination. Nominations should include a brief curriculum vitae. Should there be more than one nomination for a position, the successful candidate will be decided by a mail out vote.
MAMLS has been actively working to provide the medical laboratory professionals of Manitoba with education, advocacy and professional promotion since 1952. Now more than ever we need to be informed and proactive to ensure the profession evolves to provide the public with safe laboratory services and medical laboratory professionals with meaningful and rewarding careers.