The Global Member-at-Large represents IACRN’s mission and vision. As such the Global Member-at-Large is expected to act with respect and moral integrity. The Global Member-at-Large integrates the principles and philosophy of professional nursing and Clinical Research Nursing (CRN), thus supporting the advancement of CRN as a specialty and all associated activities of that role.
The Global Member-at-Large position represents the global voice of the membership on the IACRN Board of Directors in conducting the business of IACRN. The person may represent a particular geographic area, professional nursing affiliation or clinical research nursing role which the board deems important to ensure full representation of its membership in making decisions. There are 3 Member-at-Large positions on the Board; 1 of these is specifically outside the USA. The Global Member-at-Large supports the duties of the President and Board of Directors by performing the major responsibilities listed below and other duties as assigned.
Estimated time commitment:
This position has a two-year commitment. There are 12 Board of Director meetings per year, one each month of approximately one and one-half to two hours, for which the Global Member-at-Large is expected to attend and contribute to discussions. Every third month, instead of the regular meeting, there is a two and one-half to three hour teleconference Board of Directors meeting in its place, with the 4th being at the Annual Conference in the Fall. There are periodic ad hoc meetings or assignments that may vary in responsibility and time commitment. On the average, there is approximately 6-8 hours a month commitment.
Version Date: 6/27/2016