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Call for ITLS Nominations: Deadline August 24, 2018

Awards, Board of Directors, Speaker & Vice Speaker Candidates

Three members will be elected to the ITLS Board of Directors by the ITLS delegates during the 2018 Business Session at the annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri.

If you would like to contribute to the success of ITLS, or know of a colleague who would make an excellent Board member, now is the time to consider making a nomination.

The term of office is three years. Effective with the 2017 elections, elected Directors will be limited to three successive terms.

The positions of Speaker and Vice Speaker of the International Congress will also be elected in 2018. The term for these positions is also three years.

View the qualifications for each position:

Board of Directors

Speaker of the International Congress

Vice Speaker of the International Congress

Please review the 2018 Board Candidate Campaign Rules for full details.

Annual Awards Nominations

ITLS will honor members who have made exemplary contributions to the organization, its chapters and training centers, and trauma education.

Each year, ITLS acknowledges its finest medical directors, coordinators, and instructors based on nominations from its chapters and training centers.

Help us recognize deserving individuals! We invite your nominations for the following:

  • John Campbell Medical Director of the Year Award
  • Ray Fowler Instructor of the Year Award
  • Pat Gandy Coordinator of the Year Award
  • Harvey Grant Memorial Award for Excellence in ITLS Access

Awards will be presented during a ceremony as part of the ITLS Business Session on Thursday, November 8, before the International Trauma Conference kicks off.  

How to Submit Nominations

The ITLS Nominating Committee will accept all nominations until Friday, August 24, 2018.   

Please submit a copy of the nominee's CV as well as a short letter of recommendation for your nominee. Nominations should be emailed to Ginny Kennedy Palys at    

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