Call for nominations: EONS Executive Board Member – Young Cancer Nurse

EONS is launching a call for nominations for an EONS Board member.  We would specifically like this position to be filled by a Young Cancer Nurse . The maximum age for applicants is 35 years old, applicants from all ages up to 35 are encouraged to apply .

EONS full members (EONS individual members and  members of an EONS National Oncology Nursing Society) are invited to put forward nominations for this role. (Please note that the relevant membership fees should be  paid in order for the nomination to be accepted.)

You will find the outline of the election process, the nomination form and the role description in the further information section of this webpage. The completed nomination form should be emailed to: eons.secretariat@cancernurse.eu  The deadline for the receipt of fully completed and signed nomination forms is Thursday 22 April 2021, 12.00 CET, noon.  

EONS Board members are on hand to answer any questions you may have about being on the EONS Board. The elected member will also be paired with a mentor from the Board for the first year or few months depending on need, to help you settle in and understand how EONS works. Please contact Rudi at eons.secretariat@cancernurse.eu with a request for this support and he will link a Board member with you.

The final list of nominees will be forwarded to the membership via email and the EONS website on Monday 26 April 2021 and the call for voting will then be open.

The deadline for voting will be Friday 14 May at 12.00 noon CET and the election result will be announced by email to the membership on Monday  17 May  2021.

The election result  will be confirmed during an extraordinary online General Meeting  in June (date to be confirmed).   

We look forward to receiving many nominations!


EONS Board Elections EONS President-Elect and 1 Board Member: Results now available!

The deadline for voting for the new EONS President-Elect and for one EONS Board member was Thursday 28 January, 12.00 noon CET.

We would like to inform our membership that the results are as follows:

President-Elect:

Virpi Sulosaari (Finland)

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Executive Board Member:

Merel van Klinken (The Netherlands)

As the current EONS Board Member Virpi Sulosaari will change position within the Board, the EONS Board also agreed to accept Wendy McInally (Scotland, UK) into the Board. 

The EONS membership confirmed the result and the appointments at the special online EONS General Meeting on Tuesday 16 February at 17.30 PM CET. 

The EONS Executive team thanks all the candidates for their enthusiasm and interest in engaging with EONS.  We also thank everyone who voted for actively engaging with the work of EONS, your Society.  

The EONS Executive team wholeheartedly congratulates Virpi, Merel and Wendy and looks forward to welcoming them to future Executive Board meetings.