CORD ORR Nomination

The Council of Emergency Medicine Residency Directors is one of the eligible members of the AAMC’s Council of Faculty and Academic Societies invited to appoint two residents to serve in the Organization of Resident Representatives (ORR) as part of our member benefit. The ORR provides a resident voice on policy matters before the association and offers leadership and professional development for those interested in academic medicine. Please note, appointed residents are asked to bring the specialty perspective of fellow resident trainees to the deliberations of the ORR and are not explicitly expected to represent policy positions of the appointing society.

All travel and meeting related expenses associated with conference attendance at Learn Serve Lead: The AAMC Annual Meeting, and the spring professional development conference are fully funded by the AAMC, so that neither CORD, nor the resident's program will incur these costs.

CORD's current ORR appointees are:

Dennis Hsieh, MD - Harbor UCLA Medical Center - 2015 - 2017
Ronnie Ren, MD - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio - 2016 - 2018

CORD is now accepting nominations to appoint a resident physician to server on the Association of American Medical Colleges' Organization of Resident Representatives. Deadline for nominations is Wednesday, May 31, 2016 at 5:00 PM EST. To nominate a resident, complete the AAMC ORR Nomination Form and submit a letter of intent, current CV for the nominee and a letter of recommendation from the Program Director when nominating a resident.

The resident appointee would be required to:

Residents should secure time off to attend the following upcoming AAMC meeting:
Learn Serve Lead 2017: The AAMC Annual Meeting
November 3 - 7, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts

Residents should attend a mandatory virtual new member orientation:
July 12 @9am ET or July 20 @12pm ET

Click here to submit your nomination today!



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