President - call for nominations

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is seeking nominations for the post of President.
Closing date

Nomination for the election of President 2021-2024

The President serves as the leader of the membership and is the key public face of RCPCH, nationally and internationally. They will lead on the formulation and delivery of strategy, working closely with Trustees, Officers, the Chief Executive Officer, senior management team, and external stakeholders. You can download the full role description below.

In accordance with the Bye-laws nominees must be Fellows of the RCPCH and the post is subject to election by ballot of all Ordinary Members, Fellows, Senior Members, Senior Fellows and Honorary Fellows of the College eligible to receive voting papers (i.e. with a mailing address in the UK or Republic of Ireland). Candidates must be nominated by six Ordinary Members or Fellows.

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The deadline for applications is 17:00, 12 October.

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