TORONTO, March 2 /CNW/ - The Ontario Medical Association (OMA)
congratulates Dr. Jeff Turnbull as Ontario's nominee for the position of
Canadian Medical Association (CMA) President-Elect for 2009-2010.
Voting among OMA/CMA members concluded on Thursday, February 26. Thank
you to all the candidates and to those members who participated in the
The outcome will now be forwarded to the CMA Nominations Committee.
Pending CMA Council endorsement, the Ontario nominee will assume the office of
CMA President at the 2010 CMA annual meeting, to be held in Niagara Falls.
Every year, the CMA president-elect is nominated in a different part of
the country based on a pre-determined rotation cycle involving the 12
provincial/territorial medical associations that form the CMA.
Dr. Turnbull's biography is available on the OMA website at
More information can be found on the CMA website at www.cma.ca
For further information:
For further information: OMA Media Relations, (416) 340-2862 or toll
free, 1-800-268-7215 (Ext. 2862)