Following the election of new EAN Board members at EAN 2022, the newly composed board will appoint new chairs to the EAN Education Committee and the EAN Programme Committee. We are therefore calling for applications from colleagues who would be interested in taking on these important functions within EAN and are willing to devote their time and energy to the associated tasks.
At the end of this article, you will find a link to the application form, which asks for a brief outline of your specific experience and expertise, and your vision for the position.
- Education Committee: This committee is responsible for planning and conducting all educational events and educational grants of EAN. A track record in neurology education or assessment is particularly desirable.
Information about EAN’s educational activities can be found here.
Education Committee Chair requirements can be found here.
- Programme committee: This committee is responsible for the scientific programme and sessions of the annual EAN congress, including abstract selection and related issues.
Information on past and current EAN congresses can be found here.
Programme Committee Chair requirements can be found here.
All EAN officers must be (or become) EAN Full Individual members; must attend the EAN annual congress, and at least one other face to face meeting during the year; and must maintain regular email contact, as well as participat in monthly telephone conferences. Expenses for any meetings outside the congress are fully met, but the position is otherwise entirely honorary.
On average, the work of a committee chair amounts to approximately 8 hours per week.
Applications will be considered following the EAN congress in Vienna, on the basis of qualification, gender, speciality and geographical distribution, by the EAN Board and the President.
If you are interested in taking on one of these positions, please complete and return an application form and register of interests form (click here to download) to firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday, 5 June 2022.