Mission Statement Vision and History

The Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors (CORD), is a scientific and educational organization.

CORD Mission Statement

To lead the advancement of emergency medicine education.

CORD Vision

To set the standard of excellence in emergency medicine education through fostering community, professional development, innovation and scholarship.

The purposes of CORD are:

Innovation, Collaboration, Scholarship

CORD is the organization that provides the resources and develops best practices for residency/fellowship programs and faculty development provided by leaders in emergency medicine education.

  • Promote scholarship in emergency medicine education by providing resources for career development and a platform for dissemination.
  • Support the creation and implementation of innovative educational models across the continuum of learners.
  • Support inclusion and collaboration across the emergency medicine education community.
  • Foster growth and leadership development of our educators through mentorship and networking.

CORD History

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