The Board of the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) has issued a call for nominations for a new representative to fill an available seat on the Board, and invites your organization to nominate an academic expert in maternal health.
“The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health is governed by the PMNCH Board and its two accompanying committees — the Finance Committee and the Executive Committee. The Board Members represent their constituencies, made up of the full membership of the Partnership, as well as a balance between the Maternal, Newborn and Child Health interest and geographical areas.”
Click here for more information on the Board.
The board is seeking a representative to replace the outgoing representative, Professor Wendy J Graham, from IMMPACT, University of Aberdeen. The two other positions representing the academic, research and training constituency remain filled by academic expert in newborn health Professor Vinod Paul, from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences; and academic expert in the field of child health Professor Jane Schaller, from the International Paediatric Association.
Click here for the document outlining the process for electing a representative to the PMNCH board.
For more information or to submit your organization’s nomination: PMNCHAdmin@who.int
Nominations must be received before April 1st, 2010.