Dear ESAIC Member,

The election procedure for our new Council Members will start soon for both the National Council Representatives and the Trainee Representatives.

National Council Representatives

They are to be elected by their fellow ESAIC countrymen and women in the countries listed below. ESAIC Active Members are eligible to present themselves as a candidate for the elections to represent their working country in the Council.

Albania, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Kosovo, Montenegro, Netherlands, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey

Trainee Council Representatives

They are to be elected by all ESAIC European Trainees. ESAIC European Trainee Members are eligible to present themselves as a candidate for the elections to represent the Trainees in the Council.

 

Duty

§ 26.2. Each National Council Representative shall

  • represent the Active Members of his/her respective Eligible Country,
  • be an Active Member working in the same Country he/she represents.
  • be responsible for contact & regular transfer of information between ESAIC &
    • the Active Members working professionally in the same Country, and
    • the respective European National Society of Anaesthesiologists of that country.

§ 26.3. The Trainee Representatives shall represent the Trainee Members of all countries jointly and be responsible for contact and regular transfer of information between ESAIC & its Trainee Members.

The Trainee Representatives shall work in close collaboration with the National Council Representatives, the NASC and the Trainees Committee.

 

How to apply: Conditions for a valid application

National Council Representative

Make sure that you are a fully paid Active Member in 2022 and 2023. If you are not a member for 2023 yet, we invite you to renew your membership online.

  • Send an email to officialise your candidacy and attach to it:
    1. 2 support letters from ESAIC Active Members from your working country,
    2. Optional: you can also add to your application a motivation letter addressed to the ESAIC members of your country (maximum 1-page A4).

Trainee Council Representative

Make sure that you are a fully paid European Trainee Member in 2022 and 2023. If you are not a member for 2023 yet, we invite you to renew your membership online.

  • Send an email to officialise your candidacy and attach to it:
    1. 2 support letters from ESAIC Active Members from your working country,
    2. Optional: you can also add to your application a motivation letter addressed to the ESAIC European Trainee members (max. 1-page A4).

All documents (application with 2 support letters and motivation letter if applicable) must be sent to councilelections@esaic.org by 30 Sept. 23h59 CET at the latest.

NB: Your application documents will be shared with the Active Members of your country or respectively all European Trainee Members.

 

Term of office

Start of mandates

The term of office will start on 1 Jan. 2023 for both National Country representatives and Trainee representatives.

Duration of mandates

§ 26.4. […] The term of office of the National Council Representatives is a three (3) years term, indefinitely renewable for consecutive two (2) years terms.

§ 26.6. […] The term of office of the Trainee Representatives is a three (3) years term, not renewable.

 

Further information

For further information about the election procedure or the duties of Council Members, please check section VII of our Society Articles of Association.

We look forward to your continued support of the most important Society representing Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care in Europe.

 

Best regards,

Prof. Radmilo Jankovic

ESAIC Secretary