fbpx
Sonography Canada

Call for Volunteers – Operational Committees

Sonography Canada’s operational committees play a vital role in shaping the profession, ensuring excellence in practice, and affecting change through their activities and initiatives.  Much of the progress made within the association is due to volunteers who are willing to share their knowledge, skills and experience with others.   Joining a committee can enrich your career, and also offers the opportunity to help build your professional network and advance the profession of sonography in Canada.

Sonography Canada is inviting interested members to submit an Expression of Interest for one or more of the positions available by emailing the completed Volunteer Application Form.

Examinations Committee

The Examinations Committee requires one (1) Subject Matter Expert (SME) who is an Active Canadian Registered Vascular Sonographer(CRVS®) member of Sonography Canada.

Candidate requirements:

  • Is an Active Member with Sonography Canada
  • Has been certified for a minimum of one (1) year
  • Able to commit for a three-year term
  • Able to participate and complete assigned committee tasks
  • Able to attend one face-to-face meeting per year, usually in the Fall
  • Will sign and abide by a non-disclosure (confidentiality) agreement

Members of the Examinations Committee earn five (5) CPD credits per year.

Please submit your expression of interest by July 30, 2021 by emailing your completed application form  to the Certification Manager, Margaret MacDonald, at mmacdonald@sonographycanada.ca.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Committee

The Continuing Professional Development Committee requires one (1) Subject Matter Expert (SME) who is an Active Canadian Registered Vascular Sonographer (CRVS®) member of Sonography Canada.

  • Vascular Subject Matter Expert (SME) currently working in a vascular lab.
  • Knowledge of continuing professional development theory and practice
  • Knowledge or understanding of current professional education delivery methods – didactic, experiential, digital and other formats.
  • Experience or knowledge of relating to the development of standards relevant to continuing educational programs.
  • An ability to demonstrate strategic thinking relating to lifelong learning processes and programs.
  • An ability to contribute to establishing and implementing a vision and strategic direction for the overall CPD Program.
  • The ability and willingness to meet the strategic directions of Sonography Canada.
  • The willingness to participate effectively in committee meetings.
  • Knowledge of current practice and educational needs of practicing sonographers.
  • Will sign and abide by a non-disclosure (confidentiality) agreement

Members of the CPD Committee earn five (5) CPD credits per year.

Please submit your expression of interest by July 30, 2021 by emailing your completed application form  to Executive Director, Susan Clarke at execdir@sonographycanada.ca.

Awards Committee

The Awards Committee requires two (2) interested individuals with the following qualifications to join their operational committee:

  • Active Member with Sonography Canada in good standing
  • Must be a certified for a minimum of one (1) year
  • Actively participate in reviewing and assessing award applications 
  • Capable of managing small teams during the judging process 
  • Able to attend one face-to-face meeting per year (September or May)
  • Able to attend scheduled online or teleconference meetings throughout the year
  • Able to commit to a two-year term
  • Actively participate in committee meetings
  • Willing to contribute new ideas and develop new awards
  • Will sign and abide by a non-disclosure (confidentiality) agreement

Please submit your expression of interest by July 30, 2021 by emailing your completed application form  to info@sonographycanada.ca.


Back to top