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Call for ITLS International Board & Award Nominations

Deadline August 30, 2019

Board of Directors Candidates

Three members will be elected to the ITLS Board of Directors by the ITLS delegates during the 2019 Business Session at the annual conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.  If you would like to contribute to the success of ITLS, or know of a colleague who would make an excellent Board member, now is the time to consider making a nomination.

The term of office is three years. Effective with the 2017 elections, elected Directors will be limited to three successive terms.

View Board of Directors qualifications

Please review the 2019 Board Candidate Campaign Rules for full details.

Download Board Candidate Application

Annual Awards Nominations

ITLS will honor members who have made exemplary contributions to the organization, its chapters and training centers, and trauma education.

Each year, ITLS acknowledges its finest medical directors, coordinators, and instructors based on nominations from its chapters and training centers.

Help us recognize deserving individuals! We invite your nominations for the following:

  • ITLS Ambassador Award
  • John Campbell Medical Director of the Year Award
  • Ray Fowler Instructor of the Year Award
  • Pat Gandy Coordinator of the Year Award
  • Harvey Grant Memorial Award for Excellence in ITLS Access

Awards will be presented during a ceremony as part of the ITLS Business Session on Thursday, November 14, before the International Trauma Conference kicks off.  

How to Submit Nominations

The ITLS Nominating Committee will accept all nominations until Friday, August 30, 2019.  Nominations should be emailed to Kate Blackwelder at

Board of Directors Candidates:

Please send your nomination materials for Board of Directors candidates to Ginny Kennedy Palys at Nominees must include the completed Board Candidate application and a CV. Nominations will not be considered without both items.

Awards Nominees:

Please submit a copy of the nominee's CV as well as a short letter of recommendation for your nominee. Nominations will not be considered without the letter of support. 


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