In this video, residency program director George S.M. Dyer, MD, FAOA talks about AOA membership, and the importance of the Council of Orthopaedic Residency Directors (CORD). He also speaks about getting to work alongside one of his role models, Ann E. Van Heest, MD, FAOA. “She was one of the first people I sought out when I joined CORD,” he said. “Being in CORD together and then serving together in on a committee, we’ve just formed a real friendship and a bond.”