Michael P. Wainscott Program Director Award

Michael P. Wainscott Program Director Award

The Michael P. Wainscott Program Director Award is intended to recognize emergency medicine faculty who have demonstrated the below qualities and who have been a loyal colleague in the CORD community who have contributed to the development of emergency medicine education. Former and past members of CORD who have served in the program leadership positions (e.g., program directors, assistant/associate program directors, clerkship directors) are eligible to be nominated for this award. Any member of CORD can nominate candidate, and they will be evaluated by the Awards Committee on the following criteria:

  • Humanistic qualities
  • Emergency medicine program development
  • Innovation and change in emergency medicine education
  • Participation in CORD activities
  • Evidence of mentoring others
  • Love of teaching

Nominations Must Include:

  • Letter of Nomination explaining why the nominee should receive the award.
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Photo of Nominee

Any questions should be directed to the CORD office at cord@cordem.org.

To highlight the importance with which CORD regards the development of excellent emergency medicine faculty, the recipient will personally be presented with the award during the CORD Academic Assembly.