Membership

The Regulated Health Professions Act provides that the Council of the College is to consist of the following persons:

  • eight regulated members who are practicing physicians and elected in accordance with the By-laws;
  • six public representatives, three of whom are appointed by the minister and three of whom are appointed by Council;
  • one regulated associate member, elected by the regulated associate members in accordance with the the By-laws;
  • one regulated member of the College who is a practising physician and is selected by the Faculty of Medicine at the University from members of that faculty, or his or her alternate, when he or she is not available;
  • the President of the Council, whether or not he or she has been re-elected or re-appointed as a council member;
  • the Past-President of the Council, whether or not he or she has been re-elected or re-appointed as a council member.

Vacancies on Council during the term of office of any Councillor will be filled in accordance with sections 33 of the Affairs of the College By-law.