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Board and Councillor Nominations

Board and Councillor Nominations Active members of New York ACEP who meet the criteria and are interested in serving on the Board of Directors are encouraged to submit their nominations to the 2019 Nominating Committee for consideration as the Committee develops the slate of candidates.

Four directors will be elected by the membership through a proxy distributed at least 30 days prior to the annual membership meeting. The annual membership meeting will be held Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at the Sagamore Resort on Lake George.

Board Members With Terms Ending in 2019
Open Board Position
Nicole Berwald, MD FACEP
Frank L. Dimase, MD FACEP
Laura D. Melville, MD

Interested candidates should review the Criteria for New York ACEP Board Nomination, Board Member Duties & Responsibilities and send a completed nomination form along with a copy of their CV to New York ACEP by April 1, 2019. Self nomination and nominations of colleagues are accepted. Download the policies and nomination form below.

Board or Councillor Nomination Form
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Criteria for New York ACEP Board Nomination
Board Member Duties & Responsibilities
Councillor Responsibilities

Successful nominees will be notified by May 13, 2019. Board candidates are required to submit background information on their professional career, a photograph and answer questions posed to all board candidates. Candidates will have approximately two weeks to submit material.

Councillor Nominations Active members of New York ACEP interested in serving as a New York ACEP Councillor are encouraged to submit their nomination(s) to the 2019 Nominating Committee for consideration as the Committee develops the slate of candidates by April 1, 2019.

Theodore Albright, MD (Resident) (2020)
Brahim Ardolic, MD FACEP (2019)
Nicole Berwald, MD FACEP (2020)
Robert M. Bramante, MD RDMS FACEP (2020)
Jeremy T. Cushman, MD FACEP (2020)
Michael W. Dailey, MD FACEP (2019)
Mathew Foley, MD FACEP (2020)
Sanjey Gupta, MD FACEP (2019)
Abbas Husain, MD FACEP (2020)
Marc P. Kanter, MD FACEP (2019)
Stuart G. Kessler, MD FACEP (2020)
Penelope C. Lema, MD FACEP (2019)
Mary McLean, MD (resident) (2019)
Laura D. Melville, MD (2020)
Joshua B. Moskovitz, MD MBA MPH FACEP (2020)
Nestor B. Nestor, MD FACEP (2020)
William F. Paolo, Jr., MD FACEP (2019)
Salvatore R. Pardo, MD MBA FACEP (2020)
Mikhail Podlog, DO (Resident) (2019)
Louise A. Prince, MD FACEP (2019)
Jennifer L. Pugh, MD MBA FACEP (2019)
Jeffrey S. Rabrich, DO FACEP FAEMS (2020)
Christopher C. Raio, MD MBA FACEP (2020)
Gary S. Rudolph, MD FACEP (2019)
Livia M. Santiago-Rosado, MD FACEP (2019)
Peter Viccellio, MD FACEP (2020)
L. Carlos Zapata, MD FACEP (2019)
Joseph A. Zito, MD MHA FACEP (2020)

The Board of Directors will elect councillors at the Thursday, July 11, 2019 Board meeting at the Sagamore Resort. Members interested in representing New York ACEP at the ACEP Annual Council Meeting should submit a nomination form and their CV to New York ACEP. The 2019 ACEP Council meeting will be held in Denver, CO, October 25-26.