National Board Nominations

Nominations for the 2017 SMA Board are now open.  SMA Members have an opportunity to vote for their preferred SMA Board candidates. Voting details and instructions are listed below.

As part of the revised SMA Board structure four (4) Director positions will be vacated for re-election at the SMA AGM at the 2017 Sports Medicine Australia at the Westin Resort, Langkawi, Malaysia on Saturday 28 October 2017.

This represents a great opportunity to those with the skills, expertise and enthusiasm to make a difference to one of the world’s great multidisciplinary sports medicine organisations.

Nominees must be current full professional members of SMA and you must be nominated by a full professional member of SMA.

 

How to nominate

 

Voting

Any full professional member of SMA can vote in the SMA Board election. If you are uncertain of your membership status please contact 1800 685 684.

How to Vote

Casting your vote can be done via two methods:

I.            Via attending the AGM on 28 October 2017 (please note that this will be held at the Westin Resort, Langkawi, Malaysia). Members in attendance may cast their vote at the AGM by completing the ballot slip which will be available at the AGM.

or

II.            Via the completion of the official proxy form and appointing a proxy to vote on your behalf. You may nominate a proxy or appoint the meeting chair to vote on your behalf. The official proxy form is available to be downloaded.

Anyone in receipt of completed proxy forms will provide these in hard copy form to the returning officer (SMA CEO) no later than the start time of the 2017 AGM.

Please Note

Each SMA Full professional member may only cast one ballot.

Candidates that receive the most votes will be elected to the SMA Board for a two (2) year term.

Additional information on voting in the SMA Board elections is available by contacting members@sma.org.au or calling 1800 685 684