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2014 ACHE MeritThe Canadian Chapter of ACHE was founded in 2007 and received full Chapter Status in 2011. We are a national Chapter and represent nearly 300 members from all across Canada.

Official Notice for the 2017 Canadian Chapter of ACHE Board of Directors Elections


This official notice serves as the beginning of the election process to select new Directors to serve on the Canadian Chapter of ACHE Board of Directors, the body that represents ACHE’s affiliates in Canada. Service as an elected official is a unique opportunity to exercise your leadership ability, share innovative ideas, and act on behalf of fellow Canadian ACHE members.

All Canadian Chapter of ACHE Members who wish to run for election must submit a Letter of Intent to Kareen Hall-Clarke, Chair Governance and Nominations Committee electronically at khall3715@gmail.com   by 5 pm EST, December 4th, 2016. When submitting the Letter of Intent please use this form. If you have submitted your Letter of Intent electronically, and you haven’t received confirmation that it was acknowledged by December 6th, 2016, please contact Kareen Hall-Clarke khall3715@gmail.com Elections will be held in the following jurisdictions:

Ø  Ontario (2 positions)

Ø  PEI/NB/NS/NFLD & Labrador

Ø  Quebec 

Please note:

  • All incumbents are eligible for re- election
  • Individuals wishing to stand for election to the Canadian Chapter of ACHE Board of Directors must be Fellows, Life Fellows or Members as defined by ACHE.
  • New Directors will each serve a two-year term on the Chapter Board of Directors beginning at the Canadian Chapter of ACHE Board Meeting in March 2017.
  • All Directors are required adhere to the Canadian Chapter of ACHE attendance criteria of attending at least 75% of the Chapter’s board meetings
  • Affiliates are assigned to a jurisdiction based on their business address. Members who are uncertain about their jurisdiction or would like additional information about the responsibilities of a Director may contact Kareen Hall-Clarke, Chair, Governance and Nominations Committee, Canadian Chapter of ACHE at khall3715@gmail.com


ACHE’s 2017 Congress on Healthcare Leadership

Mark Your Calendar Now!

Convene at the 2017 Congress on Healthcare Leadership, March 27–30, 2017, at the Hilton Chicago/Palmer House Hilton, and benefit from endless possibilities and countless opportunities to collaborate and “think outside of the box.”

Convene at Congress to:

  • Access more than 150 cutting-edge professional development sessions
  • Network with more than 4,200 peers and colleagues from around the globe
  • Learn innovative solutions from the nation’s top thought leaders
  • Tap into the latest tools and techniques designed to enhance your career

Here are just a few of the important topics that will be presented at Congress:

  • Keeping patients safer
  • Understanding your options under MACRA
  • Healthcare’s response to violence
  • Developing physician leaders
  • Overcoming the social determinants of poor health
  • Cultivating and delivering innovation
  • And many, many more!

Request for Volunteers

Looking for an opportunity to become more actively involved in your Chapter? Why not consider volunteering for one of our Committees – Audit, Communications, Membership or Programme. For more details about each of the Committees please take a look at the committee section of the website. We have many dedicated volunteers helping us out now – thank you to each of you for your valuable contributions. We can always use more – many hands make light work!

The Governance and Nominations Committee is responsible for facilitating the recruitment of volunteers for our Chapter Committees. So if you are ready, willing and able to participate on one of our Committees, please contact Sandra Hanmer, Chair, Governance and Nominations Committee at sandrajhanmer@gmail.com

Letter of Intent


ACHE has relaunched its Twitter account, which will cover the healthcare field as well as our news and resources. The new Twitter handle is @ACHEConnect.

Chapter Newsletter: Third Quarter (Fall) Issue

The Canadian Chapter of ACHE is excited to bring you the third quarter issue (Fall) of our quarterly newsletter for 2016. With this means of communication, we aim to keep the Canadian ACHE membership informed of our chapter’s initiatives, events, and member highlights.