BCMA 2013–14 Board elected

Issue: BCMJ, vol. 55 , No. 5 , June 2013 , Pages 236 News

Each year three offices are up for election. This year, the office of president-elect was contested by only one physician, Dr William Cavers. Accordingly he was acclaimed to that office.

Dr Trina Larsen Soles was elected chair of the general assembly. Dr Lar­sen Soles received 375 of the votes cast; Dr Charles Webb received 341 of the votes cast. Seven ballots were left blank.

Dr Lloyd Oppel was elected honorary secretary treasurer. Dr Oppel re­ceived 387 of the votes cast; Dr James Busser received 318 of the votes cast. Eighteen ballots were left blank.

A complete list of the BCMA Board for 2013–14 is posted at www.bcma.org.

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