We are now seeking nominations for the next Student Representative of the Australasian Epidemiological Association. This is a co-opted position on the AEA Council. The Student Rep can serve a term of 1 or 2 years. The role will commence from 1 December 2017.
The role involves attending committee meetings and representing the interests of student members. There are 3 main duties:
- Receive feedback from AEA student members and discuss any student issues
- Provide student reports at the council meetings, including the Annual General Meeting held during the conference
- Organise the AEA Top student prizes which involve liaising with course coordinators, students, and the Council
As Student Representative you also have the opportunity to make additional changes and take on additional activities, with the support of the Council.
Some key benefits of the position include free registration to the annual scientific meetings, a great addition to your CV, and the opportunity to meet enthusiastic epidemiologists from all over Australia and New Zealand. Both full time and part time students are eligible to apply.