Candidates for President and Vice President

Elections will be held for President and Vice President of WCPT at the General Meeting, 8-9 May 2019, in Geneva, Switzerland.

The WCPT Articles of Association state:

5.5.3     The Vice President shall be elected by majority vote from the candidates for this office and from the unelected candidates for President. Ballot procedures are the same as for the President.

In line with this, Alain Belanger has confirmed that if he is not successfully elected as President, then he wishes to be considered on the ballot for Vice President.

Candidates for President

Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Alain Belanger

Nominated by: Australian Physiotherapy Association, Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Physiotherapy New Zealand

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists

Emma K. Stokes

Nominated by: American Physical Therapy Association, Association of Danish Physiotherapists, Association of Physiotherapists in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Australian Physiotherapy Association, Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, Emirates Physiotherapy Society, Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association, Icelandic Physiotherapy Association, Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, Israeli Association of Physiotherapists, Japanese Physical Therapy Association, Malta Association of Physiotherapists, Peruvian Association of Physical Therapists, Physiotherapy New Zealand, Singapore Physiotherapy Association, South African Society of Physiotherapy, Swedish Association of Physiotherapists, Taiwan Physical Therapy Association, Ukrainian Association of Physical Therapy

Candidates for Vice President

Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Alain Belanger

Nominated by: Australian Physiotherapy Association, Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Physiotherapy New Zealand

Australian Physiotherapy Association

Melissa Locke

Nominated by: American Physical Therapy Association, Australian Physiotherapy Association, Taiwan Physical Therapy Association

Malta Association of Physiotherapists

John Xerri de Caro

Nominated by: American Physical Therapy Association, Jordanian Physiotherapy Society, Malta Association of Physiotherapists, Peruvian Association of Physical Therapists