At its meeting in April, the ACEP Board of Directors was advised by ACEP Council Speaker James M. Cusick, MD, FACEP, of the slate of candidates created by the Council Nominating Committee for four available seats on the Board.
The Board of Directors provides day-to-day management and direction to ACEP and serves as its policy-making body. Board members are elected by the ACEP Council and serve three-year terms, with a limit of two consecutive terms. The President-elect also will be chosen by the Council and ultimately serve as ACEP President beginning in October 2018.
For the October 2017 election in Washington, D.C., there are two incumbents and five new candidates on the Board of Directors ballot: