Thank you for joining us at the 2020 Virtual House of Delegates

Welcome to the House of Delegates website. We designed this site to make it easy for our members to access everything related to PAMED’s annual House of Delegates meeting in one central location.

Important Notices

Recording: ORB Webinar and Training:
View the recording 

Speakers' Letter, Official Call, Election Manual and more documents are available:
View these documents and more on the Official Reports Book page 

Have a question about the 2020 House of Delegates?
Click here to review the HOD FAQ
 
2020 Resolutions and Proposed Bylaws Amendments are available for viewing:
Click here to review 
Click here to read the Board Review of 2020 HOD Proposals

Section Election Results
Please visit the section pages to view the results

The Lawrence John, MD Challenge is Underway!
Click here to Learn More and Donate

House of Delegates 2019 Passed Resolutions:
Click here to view the list of final dispositions
 

Important Dates to Remember

October 24, 2020 8:00 AM
Log-in for House of Delegates opens


October 24, 2020 9:00 AM
Opening of remote meeting of the 2020 House of Delegates


October 24, 2020 Approx. 12:00 PM
Recess of House of Delegates


October 24, 2020 Approx. 12:00 PM
Election Buddy polls open


October 24, 2020 Approx. 2:00 PM
Election Buddy polls close


October 25, 2020 Approx. 8:00 AM
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Past Deadlines

May 27, 2020:
Submit Proposed Bylaws Amendments for Bylaws Committee Guidance/Technical Assistance



July 26, 2020:
Submit Resolutions for Administrative Review by Reference Committee Staff: Resolutions submitted after July 26 (but before Aug 25) may not benefit from Reference Committee and staff review/guidance and may not be in order if improperly formatted.



July 26, 2020:

Deadline to Submit Proposed Bylaws Amendments without Bylaws Committee Guidance/Technical Assistance (must be complete and properly formatted)



July 26, 2020:

Deadline to submit candidates for PAMED Officer/Trustee positions to be included in the Official Call



August 16, 2020:

Submit Names of Delegates/Alternates and Delegate Seating Authorization Forms



September 14, 2020 12:00 PM

Timely formatted resolutions published online/platform for virtual testimony opens



September 15, 2020

ORB review webinar/training on virtual HOD platform
This meeting will include policy resolutions, proposed Bylaws amendments, and training on the remote meeting platform being used.
Review the ORB Webinar and Training



September 22, 2020 5:00 PM

Election Manual published online (includes Official Call candidate speeches/statements, bios, endorsements, and COIs)
 



October 1, 2020 5:00 PM

Deadline for requests for additions or changes to submitted delegate/alternate lists
 



October 1, 2020 5:00 PM

Deadline for candidates to schedule appt for video assistance with recorded speeches
 



October 2, 2020 5:00 PM

Proposed Standing Rules published online/Rules & Credentials Committee virtual testimony opens
 


 
October 5, 2020 7:00 PM

HOD Webinar Training Session
 


 
October 7, 2020 5:00 PM

Virtual testimony for Standing and Reference Committees closes
 


 
October 13, 2020 7:00 PM

HOD Webinar Training Session
 


 
October 16, 2020 5:00 PM

Deadline for "floor nominations" of candidates
 


 
October 16, 2020 5:00 PM

Deadline for credentialed delegates/alternates to complete training for HOD virtual platform
 


 
October 19, 2020 5:00 PM

Standing and Reference Committee reports published online
 


 
October 19, 2020 5:00 PM

Deadline for floor-nominated candidates to submit required information (speeches/statements, bios, endorsements, and COIs)
 


 
October 22, 2020 12:00 PM

FINAL Election Manual published online (includes ALL available candidate speeches/statements, bios, endorsements, and COIs)
 


 
October 22, 2020:

HOD Virtual Platform Registration Ends
 


 
October 23, 2020 7:00 PM

Women Physicians Section (WPS) Annual Business Meeting
 

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