Association of Inherited Cardiac Conditions (AICC)
New positions on AICC Council
AICC Council Elections 2022 – Nominations for Council Members
Dear AICC Member,
If you would like to contribute to the running of your Association, then please do apply to become a member of AICC Council. This is your opportunity to help shape how AICC develops over the next years.
Details of the vacancies are as follows:
1 x Geneticist
1 x Specialist Nurse
All 3 years with eligibility for re-election for a further 3 years
Who is eligible to apply?
We welcome interest from anyone who is a current AICC member and would like to join the council.
The successfully elected candidates will officially join Council for the first meeting following the election result.
How to apply
1. Complete and return to firstname.lastname@example.org the Nomination Details Form (AND ensure that you are proposed and seconded by current members of AICC(view final page of this document), with the Subject line: AICC 2022 Elections. If you encounter any difficulty in finding a proposer and seconder, please let us know.
2. Complete and return to email@example.com the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form. This is a British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) template that AICC are also following. All applicants irrespective of role applied for are asked to complete this. The completed form is only held and kept on file at the AICC Office, and does not form part of the voting papers and will not be published online.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES MONITORING FORM
Current composition of AICC Council
President: Jan Till, Consultant Paediatric Electrophysiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital
Secretary: Catherine Mercer, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, University Hospital Southampton
Treasurer: Melanie Watson, Consultant Genetic Counsellor, University Hospital Southampton
13 x Ordinary Council Members
John Dean, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, NHS Grampian
Rachel Walker, ICC Nurse Specialist, Sheffield Teaching Hospital
Claire Turner, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, Heavitree Hospital
Nora Shannon, Consultant Clinical Geneticist, Nottingham University Hospital
Stephen Page, Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist, Leeds General Infirmary
Eleanor Wicks, Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford University Hospitals
Gerry Carr-White, Consultant Cardiologist, Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust
Kate Thomson, Allied Health Professional, Oxford Medical Genetics Laboratory
Dimitra Antonakaki, Trainee Rep Cardiology, St Bartholomew's Hospital
Luke Starling, Paediatric Cardiologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital
Joseph Westaby, Pathologist, St George's Hospital
Stephanie Oates, Genetic Counsellor, Great Ormond Street Hospital
Rachael Bastiaenen, Cardiologist, Guy's and St Thomas/King's College Hospitals
Council meets four times a year, including on the morning of the AICC Annual Meeting for the AGM. The other 3 meetings are currently taking place virtually via Teams (usually in March, June and September). You are expected to attend a minimum of 3 meetings a year and to take an active part in the organisation of the Annual Meeting in December.
If you would like to have an informal chat about a nomination, please contact me at
Or alternatively contact the BCS Membership Team firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for applications is 23:59, Monday 05 September 2022.