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Serve PAMS as a Board Member!

Maria Sanders | Published on 4/17/2023

 Volunteer your talents by serving as a PAMS Board of Directors Member!

The Peruvian American Medical Society (PAMS) seeks candidates to serve on the 2023-2024 Board of Directors (Starting on Sept. 1, 2023, ending on Aug. 31, 2024).  PAMS Board Position and Responsibilities - 2023.02.pdf

The following positions are available: President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary, and two Members-at-Large

Candidates must be a Full or Associate Member in good standing and should demonstrate a strong willingness to devote the time required to serve on the Board of Directors.  

The responsibilities for each position include:


Assist the President as necessary. Preside at meetings of PAMS in the absence of the President. Automatically become President the end of term as President-Elect. Chair the Strategic Planning Committee. Actively participate in PAMS affairs, including commissions and special projects.  Must be an active PAMS member for the past five years.


Collect dues and be the custodian of funds of PAMS. Keep an itemized record of all accounts, receipts, and disbursements. Supervise the distribution of funds in accordance with established budgets as well as policies and procedures of PAMS. Render a written report of all financial transactions at each meeting of PAMS. Be responsible for filing State and Federal tax statements to retain the non-profit status of PAMS. Oversee the development of an Investment Policy that is consistent with the mission and vision of PAMS and its non-profit charitable 501(c)(3) status.


Keep a record of the minutes of all meetings. Keep all records and official papers belonging to PAMS, including its Charter and Bylaws. Notify all members as to the time and place of each meeting. Keep a current list of names, addresses, and membership classification of each member of PAMS.

Members-at-Large (2 positions)

Actively participate in Board activities, discussions, and votes. Be prepared to accept special commissions or projects on behalf of the President of the Board of Directors of PAMS.

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vitae and a brief statement of interest.  Any PAMS Member or PAMS Chapter may nominate a PAMS member for a position with written authorization of the nominee.

Please submit your nomination by May 28, 2023 to: and

Cesar Aranguri, MD

Chair, Nominations, Credentials and Election Committee
Peruvian American Medical Society - PAMS