Board and Committee Vacancies



The Oregon Medical Board (Board) and its EMS Advisory Committee (Committee) are seeking letters of interest and curricula vitae (CV) from a member of the public interested in serving on the Committee.
The interested candidate must not be employed as a health professional and must not have a spouse, domestic partner, child, parent, or sibling who is employed as a health professional.

The Committee is composed of two physician members, three EMS members, and one public member. The term of office is three years, and members may serve no more than two terms. The Committee meets four times a year with additional meetings or conference calls if necessary.

The Committee’s purpose and major objective is to help ensure the availability of safe, professional medical services to the people of Oregon. The Committee makes recommendations to the Board on matters of scope of practice for all levels of emergency medical services providers and requirements and duties of supervising physicians. The Board then contemplates final action based upon those recommendations.

Interested applicants may submit a CV or resume and a letter of interest addressing the following areas:
  • Educational or professional background
  • Any committee or team experience
  • Why you are interested in serving as a member on the EMS Advisory Committee

Application materials must be submitted to the Board at 1500 S.W. First Ave., Suite 620, Portland, OR 97201 or Deadline extended to August 14, 2015.

The Committee will interview interested applicants during its meeting on August 21, 2015, and forward recommendations for a new member to the Board. The Board will appoint the new member to the Committee at its regular meeting.

Individuals interested in becoming a member of the Oregon Medical Board can view additional information about the appointment process at