Public Health Medicine Committee

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Committee elections 2019-20

All public health doctors (including public health registrars) may nominate themselves to be on the committee. You do not have to be a member of the BMA. We strive for a diverse and representative committee and welcome nominations from across the membership and beyond.


Public health medicine committee

Each region or nation elects one representative and one deputy to the committee for a year. We are keen to achieve gender balance between the representative and deputy roles. These include:

  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland
  • North West
  • South East
  • North East
  • South West
  • London
  • East of England
  • East Midlands
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire and Humberside

Please note the following dates for the upcoming elections:

  • Nominations open: 12pm on 20 June to 12pm on 4 July
  • Voting opens: 12 on 18 July to 12pm 1 August

The committee will meet on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 24 September
  • Tuesday 14 January
  • Tuesday 12 May

Committee members would also be expected to attend the annual Public Health Medicine Conference due at the end of February 2020.

You can access the election online.

Nominations can be made online.


Online election system

To take part in the elections you must register for a BMA website accountPlease note that you do not need to be a BMA member to create a BMA website account. 

To nominate yourself or vote in the election, please log in to the BMA’s election webpage.

You can also find out more about the BMA’s online election system.


Further information

If you have any questions regarding the election process, please contact [email protected].