The Council of Orthopaedic Residency Directors (CORD) Conferences

CORD hosts two conferences a year: one in March and one in June.

2022 Summer CORD Conference

The 2022 Summer CORD Conference took place at the ​​​​​​Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI on Friday, June 17 and Saturday, June 18, 2022. If you have not already registered, the CORD Conference on-demand recording is available for purchase. To purchase the 2022 Summer CORD Conference recording, please click here. After you purchase the Virtual ticket, return to this page to attain access to the recording via the link below.

The Conference recording is available here for those who registered for the in-person or the virtual ticket. *Login is required, using the username and password used to register.*

2022 Summer CORD Conference Agenda
Theme: Recruiting and Retention Across the Educational Continuum

2022 Summer CORD Conference
Theme: Recruiting and Retention Across the Educational Continuum

June 17 – 18, 2022
Providence, Rhode Island

FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2022 (Eastern Time) – DAY ONE

3:30pm – 3:35pm           OPENING REMARKS

Tessa Balach, MD, FAOA, 2022 CORD Conference Co-Program Chair, University of Chicago
Mary K. Mulcahey, MD, FAOA, 2022 CORD Conference Co-Program Chair, Tulane University

3:35pm – 4:15pm           MICHAEL A. SIMON CORD LECTURER

Resilience on the Fly:  What the Most Resilient of Us Know and Do
Maria Sirois, Psy.D., Positive Psychologist and Author

4:15pm – 4:25pm           Q&A

4:25pm – 5:05pm           SYMPOSIUM I: MEDICAL STUDENTS

Moderator: Michael W. Kessler, MD, MPH, FAOA, Medstar Health/Georgetown University Hospital

  • Early Exposure to Orthopaedics – Alicia Harrison, MD, FAOA, University of Minnesota
  • Under-supported Medical Students: How to Help – William A. Ross, MD, Nth Dimensions
  • Research Years: Who Should Be Doing Them and Why? – Eric J. Strauss, MD, FAOA, New York University School of Medicine/NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital
  • Coaching MS4s – Augustus D. Mazzocca, MD, FAOA, University of Connecticut

5:05pm – 5:15pm           Q&A

5:15pm – 5:25pm           BREAK

5:25pm – 5:40pm           Reporting from the RLF/CORD Collaboration – George Dyer, MD, FAOA, Harvard Medical School

5:40pm – 5:45pm           Q&A

5:45pm – 5:55pm           ACGME UPDATE – Corey J. Parker, MPA, ACGME

5:55pm – 6:05pm           ABOS UPDATE – Lisa A. Taitsman, MD, FAOA, Chair ABOS GME Committee

6:05pm – 6:15pm           JBJS UPDATE – Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD, FAOA, Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 

6:15pm – 6:30pm           Q&A/DISCUSSION

6:30pm                             ADJOURN

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2022 – DAY TWO

9:00am – 9:05am            OPENING REMARKS

9:05am – 9:50am            SYMPOSIUM II: RESIDENTS

Moderator: Daniel G. Kang, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center

  • Tracking Progress: Do We Have All the Tools? – R. Frank Henn, III, MD, FAOA, University of Maryland
  • Coaching and Mentoring – Milo Sewards, MD, FAOA, Temple University Hospital
  • Getting Residents Back on Track – Kathleen Beebe, MD, FAOA, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
  • Helping Great Residents Exceed Expectations – MaCalus V. Hogan, MD, MBA, FAOA, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

9:50am – 10:05am          Q&A

10:05am – 10:30am       OPEN PAPER PODIUM PRESENTATIONS

Moderator: Marcus P. Coe, MD, MS, FAOA, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

10:30am – 10:40am       Q&A

10:40am – 11:15am       SYMPOSIUM III: FELLOWSHIP AND FIRST JOBS

Moderator: Ericka Lawler, MD, FAOA, University of Iowa

  • Mentoring in Career Development – Ann E. Van Heest, MD, FAOA, University of Minnesota
  • Career Coaches – Matthew C. Sardelli, MD, McLaren-Flint Michigan State University Affiliated
  • Early Career Wellness and Well-Being – Craig P. Eberson, MD, FAOA, Brown University

11:15am – 11:25am       Q&A

11:25am – 11:30am       CLOSING REMARKS

11:30am                          ADJOURN

2022 Spring CORD Conference

The 2022 Spring CORD Conference took place at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Regency AB & Corridor, Chicago, Illinois on Friday, March 25, 2022.

Theme: Assessments in Education: Subjective vs Objective.

The Conference recording is available here for those who registered for the in-person Conference or registered for the recording. *Login is required, using the username and password used to register.*

Future CORD Conferences

2023 Spring CORD Conference
March 2023
AAOS Annual Meeting
Las Vegas, NV
2023 Summer CORD Conference
June 2023
AOA Annual Leadership Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT
2024 Spring CORD Conference
February 16, 2024
AAOS Annual Meeting
San Francisco, CA