2021 Elections

We are looking for members that are interested in serving as At-Large Councilors or Ohio Delegation members to the American Medical Association. 

Description of Councilor duties
Description of AMA Delegation duties

Important Dates to Remember for Candidate Applications:

  • Friday, January 29, 2021 — All applications must be submitted
  • The week of February 8, 2021 — The Nominating Committee will be holding At-Large Councilor interviews.

Elections will take place much like they did in 2020. Districts will hold elections for both District Councilor (Only Districts two, four, six and eight will elect a Councilor in 2021) as well as District Delegates and Alternate Delegates. At-Large Councilor elections will be by statewide ballot again this year and all other elections will occur during the virtual meeting of the House of Delegates with only Delegates voting. We will post specific dates and details regarding all elections on the annual meeting website as they become available.

Apply for At-Large Councilor > 

Apply for AMA Delegate > 

All Open Leadership Positions:

President-Elect (1-year term) – Please submit a letter of intent to bhisem@osma.org by the end of the day on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.

At-Large Councilor (1-year term) – Please submit an application   

Ohio Delegate to the American Medical Association – Please submit an application (You may submit your name until nominations are closed in the House of Delegates.)

Ohio Alternate Delegate to the American Medical Association –Please submit an application (You may submit your name until nominations are closed in the House of Delegates.)

Election Details:

At-Large Councilor Election – This election will take place by statewide electronic ballot, all OSMA members are able to vote in this election. An email will be sent to all members that have paid their 2021 membership dues and have a unique email address on file in our database. The email will include instructions on how to vote, a link to Election Buddy to vote and your unique login/password information. If you do not have a usable email address on file but have paid your dues you will receive a paper ballot in the mail with instructions to submit your vote. We will be sending out paper ballots on March 22nd and email ballots on March 29th.

President-Elect, Delegate and Alternate Delegate to the AMA – These elections will take place during the virtual House of Delegates meeting with only those registered and credentialed Delegates being able to cast a vote.


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At-Large Councilor:

Description of Councilor duties

Apply for At-Large Councilor >

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District Elections

District Councilors are now elected prior to the opening of the House of Delegates 2021 meeting.
Each District Councilor will be selected by their District's specific process approved by Council.

District 2:

Applications for Dist. 2 Councilor, Delegate, and Alternate Delegate will be accepted until Sunday, January 31.
Ballots will be emailed to all District 2 members Monday, February 1. District 2 elections will close on Saturday, February 6 at 11:59 p.m.

District 2 Application >


House of Delegates Election Results

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