Members of the public who are interested in improving health care are being encouraged to apply to join the board of directors for the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.

Experience in the medical or health field is not required but would be considered an asset.

The school is looking for five people from diverse backgrounds who reside in rural or remote communities across Northern Ontario to sit on the board as of September.

February 28th is the deadline to apply.

Those interested are encouraged to apply online at