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Our annual elections round invites members to put themselves forward for nomination for key roles on our Board of Trustees, MDT Advisory Council and other committees.

Nominations will open at 9am on Tuesday 30 August.

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Below you will find a list of FAQs about the BSR elections process. If your question is not answered below, please email governance@rheumatology.org.uk or call 0207 842 0900.

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"I’ve found the committee very friendly and it's been a really enjoyable experience."

Di Finney
Nurse, Education Committee

"It’s a lot of fun. When you have a common purpose and a group of people working together, you get to know people very well, develop your professional relationships and learn and work with really fantastic BSR staff members"

Prof Gary McFarlane
Consultant, Past Chair of the Heberden Committee

"Volunteering with BSR has been an amazing experience for me. The opportunity has allowed me, as a consultant allied health professional, to engage in rheumatology service innovation with multidisciplinary teams, patients and carers"

Dr Mhairi Brandon
Consultant physiotherapist, Clinical Affairs Committee

"As with most things, the more you put into something the more you get out of it! I guarantee you, you'll make new friends and create networks"

Owen Cronin
Consultant, Former Scotland representative, Trainees Committee