Home > Media > News and Events
ELECTIONS OF THE RWANDA MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL

PRESS RELEASE

ELECTIONS OF THE RWANDA MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL NATIONAL BOARD
Kigali, 25 March 2016

PDF

Elected Chairman Dr. Emmanuel RUDAKEMWA

The Rwanda Medical and Dental Council (RMDC) is an organization established by an Act of Parliament (Law NÂș44/2012 of 14/01/2013) to regulate the practice of medical and dental profession in Rwanda.

Today March 25th, 2016 at La Palisse Club Nyandungu, Gasabo District, Kigali City took place the National Council Board elections after a four years term in office of the outgoing team. The elections were conducted by an independent electoral committee led by Hon. Dr. RUTIJANWA Medard as Chair and Hon. Dr. RWABUHIHI Ezechias, Vice-Chair.

The National Board is elected by a National Electoral College made of the five regions representatives elected on the 11th March 2016 by the General Assembly.
According to the RMDC Internal Rules and Regulations, the Board of the National Council shall be comprised of :

1. Four (4) elected positions :
a. Chairman of the National Council
b. Vice-Chairman of the National Council
c. The Secretary of the National Council
d. The Treasurer of the National Council

2. Seven non-elected positions as follows :

a. The immediate past Chairperson of Rwanda Medical and Dental Council in good standing
b. The Director General of Medical Services at the Ministry of Health
c. One Dean representing Public Medical/Dental Schools
d. One Dean representing Private Medical/Dental Schools
e. Representative of Dental Practitioners
f. Private practitioner Representative
g. The Representative of Rwanda Medical Association

On this March 25th, 2016 the following Board members were elected :

  • The Chairman : Dr. RUDAKEMWA Emmanuel
  • The Vice Chairman : Dr. BYIRINGIRO Jean-Claude
  • The Secretary : Dr.NZAYISENGA Albert
  • The Treasurer : Dr.KAITESI MUKARA BATAMULIZA

    The new committee will serve a four years term as per the law.

Dr .Emmanuel RUDAKEMWA, Chairman, RMDC

CPD


FAQ PARTNERS USEFUL LINKS ARCHIVES
©2012 Rwanda Medical Council