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Call for candidates

Elections within the Council on Hypertension

The call for candidates for the three positions as Nucleus member is now closed.

Liaison officer - Young community officer - Communications officer

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Open Council Positions

Candidacy Eligibility

  • Candidates must be members of the Council on Hypertension
  • Only Council members whose place of work is an ESC member country can be elected to Nucleus positions
  • Are not eligible persons who, if elected, will hold simultaneous positions on Nuclei/Boards of other ESC Constituent Bodies
  • Candidates should preferably have an academic degree
  • Candidates should have a reasonable publication record in the field of hypertension
  • Previous experience as an official within the ESC or another national/international professional society in the field of hypertension or a related area is definitely in favour of the candidate
  • Candidates must be persons of integrity

Election timelines

15 February - 30 April 2017: Call for candidates
1 May - 24 May 2017: Application review and selection of the candidates by the Nominating Committee
1 June - 15 June 2017: Electronic vote
1 July 2017: Results announcement on the Council on Hypertension website.