By-Law Draft Amendment - Proposed
CIPHI MB by-law committee has been working on amendments to the by-law to enable Branch Executive to fill vacancies in circumstances where positions are left vacant. Please review the document and provide any comments by email to email@example.com by September 30, 2017.
This Week Is Environmental Public Health Week! Sept 25- 29
The Government of Manitoba has proclaimed this week as Environmental Public Health Week. Feel proud, members, while you read the proclamation letter signed by the MInister.
Put up the poster in your neighborhood, let others know it's Environmental Public Health Week from September 25th to the 29th! POSTER
Jennifer Hughes and Ali Rana were able to speak to the world on live television to let viewers know about Environment Public Health Week, and to talk about some common myths in the kitchen! They made their appearance on the CTV Morning Live Show in Winnipeg on September 25, 2017.
2017 CIPHI MB Educational Workshop - October 12
This year's workshop date has been set for October 12, 2017 and will be held at the Viscount Gort Hotel, 1670 Portage Ave, in Winnipeg, MB. See you there!
The Annual General Meeting will be held as last on the agenda. Copies of the AGM report will not be provided, so please bring a copy yourself. Also, for those who will not be in attendance, you can fill out the proxy form for voting on the amendments.
New Committee Members
Nominations were put forth, and there are some new committee members were determined at the AGM meeting on October 21st. The new committee members are:
Ali Rana - President
Jennifer Hughes - Vice President
Natalie Lowdon - Secretary
Mike LeBlanc - Treasurer
Councilors: Kiran Sidhu, Lorelle Weiss, Christina Bueti, Monique Nguyen
Also, the new CoPE representative is Lorelle Weiss. Thank you, Lorelle, for accepting this position. And thank you to our committee members for the time and efforts they give to our Branch.
Recruitment Coordinator for CIPHI National – CIPHI has created a new unique volunteer position to help coordinate and facilitate the recruitment of other volunteers required periodically by the National Executive Council, Board of Certification, Council of Professional Experience, Environmental Health Foundation of Canada and Branches of CIPHI. If you are interested, please contact Ann Thomas, President of CIPHI at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Change to National AGM Policy
In regards to the proposals for discussion at a national AGM, there have been changes which can be viewed here.
CIPHI MB is now on Twitter and Facebook
Our twitter handle is CIPHI Manitoba @CIPHI_MB, and you can find us on Facebook at CIPHI Manitoba.