Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

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  • Call for Nominations Open for the 2021 SDMS Elections

    by SDMS Staff | Jan 18, 2021

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    Nominations are now open for the 2021 elected 
    SDMS Board of Directors and SDMS Committee positions.

    OPEN SDMS BOARD OF DIRECTORS POSITIONS*
    See below or click here for more information about each position.

    • President (serves as President-Elect prior to term as President)
    • Treasurer
    • Secretary
    • Director (three open positions)

    * SDMS-Affiliated Organizations: Elected SDMS Board members also serve in the same position on the SDMS Foundation Board. 

    OPEN SDMS COMMITTEE POSITIONS
    See below or click here for more information about each position.

    • Finance Committee (two open positions)
    • Nominating Committee (three open positions)​

    The SDMS is committed to promoting and implementing ongoing improvements to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the diagnostic medical sonography profession (SDMS Board Policy: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion [B.5.1]). The SDMS encourages all members to consider diversity, equity, and inclusion when submitting nominations for SDMS elected positions.

    Submit a Nomination


    Note: You must be an SDMS member in good standing to submit a nomination. SDMS Student Members are eligible to submit nominations but not eligible to be nominated or serve in an SDMS Board of Directors or elected Committee position.

    Nomination Deadline: February ​12, 20​21


    OPEN SDMS BOARD POSITIONS*

    PRESIDENT (serves as President-Elect prior to term as President) - The nominee must have served at least one two-year term as a Director or Officer and must have been a member for a minimum of five (5) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination. At the time of nomination and election, each candidate must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office.

    TREASURER - The nominee must have been a member for a minimum of five (5) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination. At the time of nomination and election, each candidate must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office.

    SECRETARY - The nominee must have been a member for a minimum of five (5) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination. At the time of nomination and election, each candidate must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office.

    DIRECTOR (three open positions) - The nominee must have been a member for a minimum of two (2) consecutive years immediately prior to nomination. At the time of the nomination and election, each candidate must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office.

    * SDMS-Affiliated Organizations: Elected SDMS Board members also serve in the same position on the SDMS Foundation Board.

    OPEN SDMS COMMITTEE POSITIONS

    FINANCE COMMITTEE (two open positions)
    - The nominee must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office. The nominee may not currently hold a Board position.

    NOMINATING COMMITTEE (three open positions) - The nominee must be an individual member (including Fellow designation) in good standing and agree to maintain such standing throughout their term in office. The nominee may not seek or hold a Board position during the elected Nominating Committee term.