Canadian Medical Association Opportunity: Chair for the Board of Directors

The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is seeking a physician to serve as Chair for the Board of Directors of its recently established wholly-owned subsidiary, CMAH 2018 Inc. This is a unique governance opportunity to work on behalf of the CMA Board in building and leading an exceptional board during an exciting and unprecedented period of transformation and growth for the CMA.

CMAH 2018 Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the CMA. It serves the CMA by ensuring appropriate oversight and governance of the CMA subsidiaries, including Joule Inc. and CMA Investco Inc., (collectively referred to as the “CMA Group of Companies”) on behalf of the CMA Board, enabling the CMA Board to focus exclusively on its not-for-profit objectives and setting CMA Strategy and objectives which guide and govern the CMA Group of Companies. The CMAH 2018 Board will be composed of both physician members and non-physician members with experience in strategic resource allocation, monitoring and evaluating, social innovation, leadership and philanthropy.

As Board Chair, you will be a key enabler of the oversight and governance of the CMA subsidiaries on behalf of the CMA. You will ensure the effective functioning and oversight of the CMAH 2018 Board to ensure that it fulfills its mandate. You will provide sound leadership by promoting innovative thinking, informed decision-making, and the ongoing development of the CMAH 2018 Board and its directors. You will foster a relationship of trust, transparency and partnership between the various entities within the CMA Group of Companies and will be responsible for reporting into the CMA Board on subsidiary issues.

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