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CVAA is calling a Special By-Election to fill one of the vacant Industry Rep roles on the Board of Directors. There has been an unexpected vacancy and we are calling for applications for the following position:

·         1 Industry Representative (one year only 2018)
Expectations for all Directors are in the Governance Manual here. See the full Role Description here.

Service on the CVAA Board of Directors is without remuneration. For industry reps, all costs of participation as Board member shall be covered by your employer. An in-person Board meeting will take place in Toronto, ON February 2-4, 2018 and we hope that the successful candidate will be able to attend, however, we recognize the short notice of this meeting.
Nominations are due by January 17, 2018 at 4:00pm EST and must be submitted through the CVAA website here.  Voting by electronic vote will be open to membership during the week of January 22 - 26, 2018.
Please contact with any questions.
We hope you will consider submitting your nomination to be a part of the CVAA National Board of Directors!!


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We're pleased to let you know that CVAA is participating in an online knowledge sharing network called Sosido ( Sosido was created for and by healthcare associations, to speed knowledge transfer, promote collaboration, highlight the important work and research by members, and bridge silos by publicizing the contributions of each specialty group to the broader healthcare community. CVAA joins a growing network of associations and research groups on Sosido, including the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO).

CVAA members will receive:

  • - A weekly email digest summarizing all activity in the CVAA community. You don’t have to log in to participate, and anything that’s important will come to your inbox, including:

  • - Updates on all publications authored by CVAA members that week. Sosido automatically delivers a current and complete snapshot of the work of our CVAA community.

  • - A summary of new articles released that week from journals chosen by you.

  • - Access to a secure CVAA members-only forum to ask and answer questions.

(Watch a slide tour of Sosido.)

Please note that you can unsubscribe from emails or remove yourself from the network at any time.

We look forward to staying in touch with you through the CVAA community on Sosido, and we welcome your questions and feedback.



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