Board Election

Board Election

Nominations are being accepted until Feb. 20 for four seats on the Board of Directors. 


Nominations are being accepted for four vacancies on the Doctors Nova Scotia Board of Directors: 

  • One specialist from inside Metro Halifax
  • One specialist from outside Metro Halifax
  • One family physician from inside Metro Halifax
  • One family physician from outside Metro Halifax

Nominations open on Monday, Jan. 8, and close at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024.  

All nominations must be made by a nomination form


Voting in the Board election runs from March 5 - 26. Candidate information and ballots will be available before voting begins. Results will be made available by March 28. 

Length of terms

All seats are for three-year terms. If elected, board members may serve two consecutive three-year terms.

Board role

The Board of Directors is responsible for developing and executing the strategic direction, approving governing policy and overseeing the management of Doctors Nova Scotia.

Board meetings

There are six meetings per year, usually held on Fridays.


Board members are entitled to reimbursement for travel expenses and honoraria as outlined in the association’s Honoraria and Expense Policy.


Sonia Abi Ajab
Executive assistant to the President and CEO