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Call for Volunteers

Members interested in serving in a volunteer position should complete the application during our annual Call for Volunteers process which occurs in the spring (May). Throughout the year, AUGS may make additional opportunities available, at which time a Call for Volunteers will be issued. 

Application Process

Prior to applying, please review:

2021 Call for Volunteers

AUGS is currently accepting applications for the following open committee positions. Committees marked with an * are also in need of a Vice Chair and/or Chair.

  • Advanced Practice Provider Committee
  • Coding & Reimbursement Committee
  • Education Committee* (Education Committee Vice Chair & SAFE Exam Question Writers Sub-Committee Vice Chair)
  • Fellowship Training Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Payment Reform Committee
  • PFD Research Foundation - Grants Committee
  • PFD Week Program Committee* (Workshop Committee Vice Chair & Program Committee Vice Chair)
  • Public Education Committee*
  • Publications Committee*
  • Scientific Committee
  • Social Media Committee* (Chair)

Ideal committee candidates must be a Society member in good standing with:

  • An express desire to serve with a special interest in the committee’s area of focus.
  • A desire to advance the mission of AUGS.
  • The ability to make the necessary time commitment.
  • The ability to attend and actively participate in conference calls.

Please review the committee-specific roles and responsibilities, which includes committee specific qualifications or requirements, prior to applying.

Deadline: Monday, June 21, 2021

​Apply Now

You will be asked to login prior to applying/nominating. Please use your AUGS website credentials.

 

2021 Call for Board Nominations/Applications

Self-nominate or nominate a colleague through our Annual Call for Board Nominations. AUGS and the PFD Research Foundation are currently seeking nominations for Vice President, Treasurer, 2 Directors at Large, and Vice Chair of the PFD Research Foundation.

Vice President – serves a four-year term on the Board.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Basic leadership skills (not an ability to manage, but to lead).
  • An interest in building strong working relationships with the Board members, AUGS staff and external partners.
  • Dedication to building a stronger organization for the future.
  • Previously served as a Committee Chair, Treasurer, or past or current Board member (required). 

Vice President candidates may not have conflicts with companies during his/her term of service. Financial relationships from entities whose sole purpose is medical education is allowed but must be disclosed and if the relationship could reasonably be seen to overlap with the interests, missions, and values of AUGS may require management. Research support is not considered a conflict of interest.

Director at Large (2 positions) – serves a three-year term on the Board.

The ideal candidate will have the:

  • Ability to think strategically and to guide AUGS into the future.
  • Interest in building strong working relations internally and externally.
  • Understanding and awareness of professional and business issues pertinent to AUGS’ members.
  • Dedication to putting the needs of AUGS before personal interests.

Treasurer (Serves a three-year term on the Board)

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be understanding and have experience with financial management, preferably in a non-profit environment.
  • Have previously served on the AUGS Finance Committee or similar financial role as deemed appropriate by the AUGS Board.
  • Have an interest in building strong working relationships with the Board members, AUGS staff and external partners.

Foundation Vice Chair (Serves a four-year term on the PFD Research Foundation and AUGS Boards.  Two years as Vice Chair and two years as Chair)

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Basic leadership skills (not an ability to manage, but to lead).
  • Ability to think strategically and to guide the PFD Research Foundation into the future.
  • Interest in building strong working relations internally and externally.
  • Dedication to the PFD Research Foundation mission.

Please review the Call for Board Nominations Overview and Board job descriptions prior to applying.

Deadline: Monday, June 21, 2021

​Apply Now

You will be asked to login prior to applying/nominating. Please use your AUGS website credentials.

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