Call for Nominations: 2024-2025 PARA Assembly

Consider being part of the 2024-2025 PARA Assembly! As your professional association, PARA offers a platform where your participation directly benefits you and your colleagues. 

The PARA Assembly plays a pivotal role in guiding the strategic direction of the Association and ensuring the interests of all PARA members are represented. By joining the Assembly, resident physicians can:

  • Develop leadership skills
  • Liaise with health and medical education stakeholders
  • Represent Alberta’s resident physicians at regional, provincial and national levels

An orientation session for new Assembly Delegates will be held virtually on Wednesday, August 15, from 7-8:30 p.m. The first PARA Assembly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 21, 2024, in Edmonton from 12-5 p.m. Bussing will be provided for those travelling from Calgary. Attendance is expected for all Assembly Delegates.

In recognition of the time and work involved in being on the Assembly, PARA offers Assembly delegates an honorarium of $500-$750 based on their level of involvement throughout the year. Delegates self-identify the level they wish to receive.

Important Dates:

  • Nominations Deadline: 11:59 p.m. on Monday, July 22, 2024
  • Elections Open: July 25 - August 5, 2024

For full details on Delegate positions available, the nomination process and nomination documents, click the following links:

NOTE: We highly recommend discussing your candidacy with your Program Director before running for a position as a PARA Assembly Delegate.

If you have any questions about the PARA Assembly or the election process, please contact us at

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