There are many reasons to pursue a career as a podiatric physician. It is a medical/surgical career that is both challenging and rewarding. With the ageing population and the global diabetes epidemic sweeping through the United States, there will be an increased demand for high-quality podiatric physicians in the future.
There are many reasons to seriously consider Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine as your studies' venue. Located in beautiful South Florida, our program is accredited by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education. The Commission accredits our university on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Our international faculty team contains world-renowned experts in medical education, sports medicine, and wound care double- and triple-boarded.
Our students are taught in small groups and have the opportunity to pursue dual degree options. In fact, several have graduated with MBAs through our Andreas School of Business. There are multiple volunteer options available to our students in the diverse South Florida Community and many opportunities to research with faculty. In fact, many students have co-authored work in peer-reviewed journals. The Yucatan Crippled Children's Project provides an opportunity for our students to help disadvantaged communities abroad.
At Barry University's School of Podiatric Medicine, our clinical education experience is second to none. Students rotate through eight different hospitals and clinics throughout the Miami area. The latest technological innovations permeate the curriculum, from lecture capture technology and e-learning experiences in the first year to tracking student-patient interactions with "state of the art" technology in the clinics.