Position Title: Resident/Fellow Board Representative
Reports To: Board of Directors
Term: Two Years
Compensation: Up to $1,000 in Travel Expense Reimbursement
General Duties & Responsibilities
The position of Resident/Fellow Board Representative on the Board of Directors of ASLMS offers a practical non-profit, non-voting board leadership experience and opportunities to receive mentoring from established leaders. In addition, the individual will inform the board and provide a student’s perspective on issues impacting residents/fellows and their education. The ASLMS board welcomes the unique perspective residents and fellows can bring to the organization.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
- List laser and related technology procedure(s) (i.e., Hair Removal, Tattoo Removal, Skin Rejuvenation, Port Wine Stains, Lasik, Nasal Polyps, etc).
- Serve two-year term effective at the ASLMS 2016 Annual Conference following appointment by the Board of Directors.
- Promote ASLMS to peers and colleagues around the world.
- Demonstrate leadership skills and a desire to the serve the Society.
- Must attend two board meetings each year at the annual conference and participate in three board teleconferences throughout the remainder of the year.
- Must contribute one article per issue (four articles per year) to the Society’s official newsletter, The Light Reader.
- Adhere to Board Policies, Bylaws and Code of Ethics, and represent ASLMS in a positive and supportive manner.
- Maintain confidentiality regarding discussions held at board meetings.
- Avoid and/or disclose conflicts of interest between the position of Resident/Fellow Board Representative and the incumbent’s professional or personal life.
- Respect the opinions of the Board of Directors and support actions taken by the board.
- Act in the best interest of ASLMS, above personal interests or beliefs.
- Should attend annual conference educational sessions.
Must be an ASLMS member in good standing.
- Must be enrolled in a formal residency or fellowship program for the majority of the anticipated term as Resident/Fellow Board Member. For example, residents in three year programs qualify if they are in their first or second year of training.
- Desire to maintain leadership and to be active in Society governance after the two-year term is completed.
Submit a completed application, curriculum vitae, a letter of recommendation from the program director or chair, and a letter of recommendation from an instructor who is an ASLMS member in good standing to:
JoAnn Janikowski, Associate Executive Director
2100 Stewart Avenue
Suite 240, Wausau, WI 54401
Or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline is Friday, December 9, 2016.
Please contact the ASLMS Central Office at 715-845-9283 or email@example.com with additional questions or concerns.