Chairman Brings Emergency Medical Expertise to CoERCCC
"The Joint Trauma System would like to welcome LTC Cord Cunningham, the new CoERCCC, to San Antonio," said Col Stacy Shackelford, JTS Chief of Education and Performance Improvement. LTC Cunningham is an emergency physician and has completed an Emergency Medicine Services fellowship. His vast experience in prehospital and operational medicine will greatly strengthen the efforts of both the JTS CoERCCC and the Institute of Surgical Research (ISR) to improve prehospital trauma care. He joins the ISR as Deputy Task Area Leader for the new Prolonged Field Care task area.
Cunningham's extensive experience includes:
- Command Flight Surgeon, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas, 6/2015-current
- Fellow, EMS and Disaster Medicine, San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, 7/2013-6/2015
- Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept of Emergency Health Sciences, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, 8/2013-8/2015
- Chief, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, 7/2011-6/2013