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RCP elections 2024: Candidates for academic vice president, and councillor election

The RCP has announced the names of fellows standing for election as academic vice president, and councillors in 2024. An uncontested presidential election will take place at College Day on 25 March 2024.

The candidates are listed alphabetically by surname for each contested election.

Academic vice president

Seven candidates have been nominated to stand for the role of academic vice president to take up post on 1 August 2024.

  • ALCOLADO John
  • EMMANUEL Anton
  • FERRO Albert
  • LIP Gregory
  • SALMASI Abdul-Majeed
  • SOLOMON Tom
  • WARDLEY Andrew

Councillors

Eight candidates have been nominated to stand for the role of elected councillor (five vacancies) to take up posts on 1 August 2024:

  • DAVIS Karl
  • DILWORTH Paul
  • GOEL Vivek
  • HENDRY Cara
  • LIP Gregory
  • PULFORD Claire
  • RICE Samuel
  • SRINIVASAN Koottalai

Voting and engagement

Voting will open on 23 February 2023 and close at (midday) 25 March 2024.

  • Fellows, in good standing, will be emailed by Civica Election Services to direct them to the online voting portal where candidate election material will be presented and votes can be cast.
  • Fellows should note that wider canvassing is permitted than in previous elections – please see downloads below for further information
  • Information regarding College Day arrangements on Monday 25 March, which includes the (uncontested) presidential election, can be found here: https://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/news/arrangements-special-general-meeting-fellows-election-presidentcollege-day-2024

Results

Voting closes on 25 March when results will be counted. Successful candidates will be contacted and formally announced shortly afterwards.

The RCP extends its thanks to all fellows who have nominated others or agreed to stand for election. The process to stand requires determination and commitment, on top of the candidate’s normal day-to-day pressures as a physician and individual. All fellows of the college are encouraged to exercise the right to vote.

Downloads

Candidate Code of Practice for RCP elections 279.2 KB Uploaded: 14 February 2024
Election arrangements 2024 224.52 KB Uploaded: 14 February 2024
Social media principles and code of conduct 2023 282 KB Uploaded: 14 February 2024