Highlights of the CIHI Board of Directors Meeting and Annual General Meeting
July 29, 2013
Board of Directors Meeting
Appointment of Officers
In accordance with Section 5.1 of CIHI Bylaw 01-12, directors were provided with a briefing note to seek their concurrence with the appointment of a president and officers of the corporation. The officers of the corporation were confirmed as follows: Brian Postl, Chair; Vivek Goel, Vice Chair; John Wright, Secretary of the Board/President and CEO; Louise Ogilvie, Vice President, Corporate Services; Brent Diverty, Vice President, Programs; Jeremy Veillard, Vice President, Research and Analysis; Scott Murray, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer; Lorraine Cayer, Director of Finance; and Anne-Mari Phillips, General Counsel.
Annual General Meeting
Public Accountant’s Report and CIHI Financial Statements for 2012–2013
The CIHI Audited Financial Statements and the Report of the Public Accountant—as approved by the Board of Directors on June 21, 2013—were provided to members for information.
Public Accountant’s Report and CIHI Pension Plan Financial Statements for Year Ending December 31, 2012
The CIHI Audited Pension Plan Financial Statements and the Report of the Public Accountant—as approved by the Board of Directors on June 21, 2013—were provided to members for information.
Appointment of Public Accountants for 2013–2014
Members were provided with a briefing note outlining the Board’s recommendation to seek approval from the Members of the Corporation for the appointment of the public accountants for 2013–2014 and associated fees. Ernst & Young was approved as the public accountant, including its associated fees.
Corporate Annual Report
CIHI’s annual report for 2012–2013 was provided to members for their information.
Re-Election of Board Directors
Members were provided with a briefing note outlining the Governance Committee’s recommendation to seek approval to re-elect six directors who are eligible to serve a second term on the Board. The following directors were re-elected to a second term on the CIHI Board: Brian Postl, Vivek Goel, Marshall Dahl, Marlene Smadu, Janet Davidson and John McGarry.
Re-Designation of Directors
Members were provided with a briefing note outlining the Governance Committee’s recommendation to re-designate two directors on the Board. The following directors were re-designated: Janet Davidson as the Canada-at-large representative and Vivek Goel as the Ontario non-government representative.
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Francine Anne Roy
Director, Strategy and Operations
Canadian Institute for Health Information
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Ottawa, Ontario K2A 4H6