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2021 Council Election Results

Congratulations to all the elected and re-elected Council members, and thank you to all the candidates who ran in the 2021 Council Elections!

District 6: 1 position
Counties:  Frontenac, Haliburton, Hastings, Leeds and Grenville, Lennox and Addington, Northumberland, Peterborough, Prince Edward and Victoria

  • Rupa Patel was elected

District 7: 2 positions
Counties:  Dundas, Glengarry, Lanark, Prescott, Renfrew, Russell and Stormont Regional Municipality: Ottawa-Carleton

  • Judith Plante was re-elected
  • Sarah Reid was re-elected

District 8: 1 position
Territorial Districts: Algoma, Cochrane, Manitoulin, Nipissing, Parry Sound, Sudbury, Timiskaming

  • Lionel Marks de Chabris was acclaimed

District 9:  1 position
Territorial Districts: Kenora, Rainy River, Thunder Bay

  • Andrew Turner was acclaimed

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Council Member Skills and Competencies

CPSO seeks physicians who can bring a broad range of skills and perspectives to the Council’s work. To ensure that the Council can successfully execute its strategic objectives, Council members are expected to have a number of skills, attributes and behavioural competencies which are outlined below.

Diversity Attributes

  • Race/Ethnicity
  • Indigenous
  • Gender
  • LGBTQ2S+
  • Age
  • Disability
  • Practice Setting
  • Practice Specialty

Technical Skills

  • Financial Literacy
  • Governance
  • Knowledge of Anti-racism and Anti-oppression
  • Legal and Fiduciary Knowledge
  • Technological Proficiency
  • French
  • Health Systems Knowledge
  • Human Resources
  • Leadership
  • Policy Development

Behavioural Competencies

  • Continuous Learning
  • Creativity
  • Effective Communication
  • Planning & Initiative
  • Relationship Building
  • Results Oriented
  • Stakeholder Focused
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Teamwork

Additional Information

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