Boards & Committees - Nominating

Nominating Committee


CALL FOR NOMINATIONS TIMELINE

September 15: Nominations deadline
October: Candidates evaluated and ranked
November: Final slate developed
December: Slate of nominees emailed to ISHLT Membership

Board of Directors webpage



Committee Composition

  • The Nominating Committee shall consist of the President and the immediate four Past Presidents.
  • The Immediate Past President shall serve as Chair of the Nominating Committee.
  • The Chair of the Nominating Committee shall appoint two Board members to serve as ad-hoc members of the Nominating Committee for one year terms.
  • The Nominating Committee will seek input from the Journal Editor prior to entering into their final deliberations.
  • The President-Elect shall serve as an alternate representative to the Nominating Committee if one of the above committee members cannot participate.


Committee Responsibilities

  • This committee shall prepare a slate of Officers and Directors upon instruction from the Board as to the geographic and disciplinary vacancies which are to be filled and shall present its slate to the Board of Directors at a meeting or telephone conference call held prior to the annual business meeting.
  • The President-Elect and Secretary-Treasurer must be nominated from among the current and past Board members.
  • The Board of Directors may modify the slate as they see fit to insure that the geographic and disciplinary constituencies of the membership are adequately represented.
  • The slate will be communicated to the members at least 30 days prior to the annual business meeting and shall be presented to the membership at the annual business meeting for a vote.
COMMITTEE CHAIR
Hermann Reichenspurner, MD, PhD
Past President (2014-2015)

University Heart Center Hamburg
Hamburg, GERMANY
49-40-74105-2440
hcr@uke.de
Duane Davis, MD, MBA
President (2015-2016)

Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina, USA
919-681-4760
davis053@mc.duke.edu
Allan Glanville, MBBS, MD, FRACP
Past President (2013-2014)

St. Vincent's Hospital
Sydney, AUSTRALIA
61-2-8382-3257
aglanville@stvincents.com.au

David O. Taylor, MD
Past President (2012-2013)

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
216-444-2492
taylord2@ccf.org

Lori J. West, MD, DPhil
Past President (2011-2012)

University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA
780-492-3200
ljwest@ualberta.ca
AD HOC MEMBERS:

Christian Benden, MD
Director (2014-2017)

University Hospital Zurich
Zurich, SWITZERLAND
christian_benden@yahoo.de
Jeffrey J. Teuteberg, MD
Director (2014-2017)

University of Pittsburgh/Presbyterian
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
412-647-7168
teutebergjj@upmc.edu
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