INDUSEM Leader Dr. Manish Garg MD FAAEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Co-founder and Governing Council Board Member of WACEM, President-Elect of ACAIM, and Director of Global Medicine at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine & Temple University Hospital was honored with the Council of Residency Directors (CORD) in Emergency Medicine Distinguished Educator Award in the category of Educational Leadership.
The CORD award is the highest recognition given by the CORD Academy for Scholarship and Dr. Garg is the sole recipient for 2018 and only the 12th recipient of the award since its inception in 2012.
The award recognizes academic excellence and contributions in education by a faculty member with an enduring record of significant leadership in a range of curriculum development and educational administration. This honor recognizes Dr. Garg’s international accomplishments as he has established a global medicine curriculum and has taught and administrated over thousands of medical students and emergency medicine residents. As the institutional leader for global medicine at Temple, Dr. Garg has established an institutional partnership between the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Jubilee Memorial Hospital in Thrissur, Kerala. Through this collaboration, faculty, residents, and medical students have collaborated in patient care, research, and emergency disaster planning.
Now in its 4th year, Dr. Garg’s commitment to India was recognized with the Arogya Kiran Puraskar at the 2017 World Academic Congress of Emergency Medicine by INDUSEM in Sri Lanka.
The INDUSEM mission is to envision and implement the future of Patient Care across the world. The partnership brings together Expert Educators, Inquisitive Innovators and Physicians supporting Safe Patient Care across India, United States and the World. INDUSEM is the Top International Partnership across the World and brings together Institutions, Individuals and Initiatives focused on improving patient care globally. Till date INDUSEM has reached over 50,000 Experts and its reach continues to grow daily. For more information, visit www.indusem.org
About the Temple University School of Medicine
Temple University School of Medicine (TUSM), located on the Health Science Campus of Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, is one of seven schools of medicine in Pennsylvania conferring the doctor of medicine (MD) degree. It also confers the PhD (doctor of philosophy) and MS (master of science) degrees in biomedical sciences, the MA (master of arts) in Urban Bioethics, and dual degrees of MD/PhD, MD/MPH (master of public health), and MD/MBA (master of business administration). For more information please visit http://www.temple.edu/medicine
About Council of EM Residency Directors (CORDem) AMERICA
The purpose of CORD is 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. For More Information: www.cordem.org