The Faculty of General Dental Practice UK (FGDP(UK)) is giving notice that Thursday 4 April 2019 was the last day on which the names of candidates for election to the Board of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) could be received. The following nominations have been forwarded to the Registrar by Electoral Reform Services seeking to fill the nine vacancies on the Faculty Board.
For five of the Regional seats only one nomination has been forwarded to the Registrar and the duly elected candidates for these Regional seats are as follows:
Central London Reena Wadia
East Scotland Yann Maidment
Wessex & Oxford Sami Stagnell
West & North Scotland Patricia Thomson
Yorkshire & Northern Onkar Dhanoya
Two of the Regional seats were contested, therefore an election will take place for the following Regional seats:
North East & North West Thames
Two nominations have been received for the North East & North West Thames seat.
They are: Nik Pandya
Overseas Member Representative
Two nominations have been received for the Overseas Member Representative seat.
They are: Eldo Koshy
National seat – two vacancies
Eight nominations have been received for two National vacancies.
They are: Bilal El-Dhuwaib
The online ballot opens on Thursday 25 April 2019. Electoral Reform Services (ERS) will circulate an email to all Full Members and Fellows which will include a link, unique to each Member, to the online voting website. Any queries regarding the process should be referred to Harriet Gordon-Lee at Harriet.Gordon-Lee@electoralreform.co.uk
The last day to cast votes is Thursday 30 May 2019 at 5.00pm. Results will be available on Friday 31 May 2019.