The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State recently posted several vacancies for various state boards, councils and committees. MNAAP members are encouraged to review the openings and consider applying. These vacancies offer an excellent opportunity for pediatricians to engage in advocacy.
- Behavioral Health Planning Council: providers of Mental Health Services to the LGBTQ and/or Underserved Communities
- Maternal and Child Health Advisory Task Force: professionals with expertise in maternal and child health services
- Palliative Care Advisory Council: one seat available for a physician
Interested members can apply through the Secretary of State’s website here. This website also provides additional information about the scope of each panel/working group, including its charge, expected meeting schedule, other members, and more.