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Dr Leslie Meade is new president-elect of MAJ

Published:Sunday | September 19, 2021 | 3:07 PM
Meade, who specialises in obstetrics and gynaecology and public health, served as honorary secretary - File photo.

Dr Leslie Meade has won the run-off to become president-elect of the Medical Association of Jamaica (MAJ).

Meade, who served as honorary secretary, defeated neurosurgeon Dr Roger Hunter.

Meade, who specialises in obstetrics and gynaecology and public health, won 77% of the votes.

Approximately 55% of eligible persons voted.

Data on the ballots cast have not yet been released.

Meade, who is in his 40s, will succeed Dr Brian James, who is slated to replace the incumbent, Dr Andrew Manning.

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