Announcement: Nomination for AHWPTC WG/STG Office Bearers Election (Submission Deadline: 7 Nov 2014)


Nomination for AHWPTC Work Group (WG) / Special Task Group (STG)
Office Bearers Election
(Submission Deadline: 7 Nov 2014)
As according to the Terms of Reference (TOR) and House Rules of AHWP, the term of office of all AHWPTC WG/STG office bearers will be around 3 years commencing from the date of appointment until next election. This year is the last year of the three-year term of the AHWPTC WG/STG office bearers. Therefore a general election will be taken place in the coming AHWP Annual Meeting in Seoul, Republic of Korea during 18-21 Nov 2014, for the election of new AHWPTC WG/STG office bearers.
According to the Terms of Reference (TOR) and House Rules of AHWP, each WG/STG shall have one Chair from the Regulatory Authority and one Co-chair from the Industry. AHWPTC WGs and STG include:
WG1: Pre-market – General MD
WG2: Pre-market – IVDD
WG3: Pre-market – Software as a Medical Device
WG4: Post-market
WG5: Clinical Performance & Safety
WG6: Quality Management System – Audit & Assessment
WG7: Quality Management System – Operation & Implementation
WG8: Standards
WG9: Training
STG (U&N): Special Task Group on UDI & Nomenclature
Nomination for AHWPTC WG/STG office bearers will require:
(i)                A completely filled nomination form (Form C as attached)*
(ii)               A brief CV (maximum 2 pages in A4 size paper) of the nominee
* Proof of support from each supporter in the nomination form is required, with any type of format acceptable, e.g. supporting emails, signatures beside the names of supporters in part 3 of form C, etc.
The submission of nomination with the above mentioned documents should reach the AHWP Secretariat at on or before 23:59 (GMT+8) on 7 November, 2014. Any late submissions will not be accepted.
Please note that AHWPTC Chair has the full authority to review the voting rights and validity of the nominees and the supporters as stated in the nomination form, and to reject any applications that cannot fulfill the requirements as stated in the Terms of Reference and House Rules of AHWP, and the instructions as stated in the corresponding nomination form.
For more information, please refer to the AHWP website at Should there be any queries, feel free to contact the AHWP Secretariat at


Download file:AHWP_Nomination_Form_C_2014.pdf