AAO-HNS/F Seeks Chair for Ethics Committee

February 2017 - Vol. 36, No. 01

AAO-HNS/F Boards of Directors are seeking applications for the position of Chair of the AAO-HNS/F  Ethics Committee. The chair-elect would serve from October 1, 2017, through September 30, 2018, then as chair for a term of four years beginning October 1, 2018, with a possible two-year extension at the discretion of the Executive Committee.

The Ethics Committee assists the Boards of Directors in fulfilling their oversight responsibilities with respect to (1) development and enforcement of the Code for Interactions with Companies and the Code of Ethics; (2) the management of potential conflicts of interest; (3) the oversight of policy recommendations regarding ethical issues to the Boards of Directors for their action; and (4) upholding the procedural guidelines for the AAO-HNS disciplinary proceedings.

The ideal candidate will be a practicing otolaryngologist who has served or is  serving on the Ethics Committee.

For more information about the  position and a detailed job description, visit http://www.entnet.org/sites/default/files/chair_ethics_committee_jd.pdf.  Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter to Pamela Wood at pwood@entnet.org by March 31, 2017.