|Podiatric Medicine and Surgery||25 weeks|
|Internal Medicine||4 weeks|
|Infectious Disease||2 weeks|
|Emergency Medicine (Adult)||2 weeks|
|Emergency Medicine (Pediatric)||2 weeks|
|General Radiology||2 weeks|
|Pain Management||1 week|
|Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation||1 week|
|Behavioral Medicine||2 weeks|
Each service is supervised by attending podiatry and medical doctors who provide education, supervision and performance assessment. The attendings make frequent inpatient rounds with the healthcare team. While rotating on other specialty services, podiatry residents attend that service’s educational conferences, supplemented by conferences held by the Division of Podiatry. Residents attend weekly outpatient podiatry clinic.
|Podiatric Medicine and Surgery||37 weeks|
|Wound Healing||2 weeks|
|General Orthopaedic Surgery||4 weeks|
|Vascular Surgery||2 weeks|
In year two of training, the resident becomes actively involved in podiatric surgery, focusing on the performance of foot surgery and exposure to reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle. This will facilitate the gradual development of requisite knowledge and skills. Residents continue to attend weekly outpatient podiatry clinic.
|Podiatric Medicine and Surgery||34 weeks|
|Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery||8 weeks|
|General Surgery||2 weeks|
|Plastic Surgery||2 weeks|
During year three of training, emphasis will be placed on foot surgery, and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, inclusive of surgical management of traumatology. By the completion of the podiatric surgical training experience, the resident will be competent in the performance of all types of foot surgery. The resident will attain competence in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery inclusive of major tarsal and ankle arthrodesis, osteotomies, fracture repair, and soft tissue repair. The resident will also participate actively in the education and training of the first and second year residents.
*Elective rotations include Dermatology, Family Medicine, Neurology and Rheumatology. External mini- fellowships may also be considered as an elective rotation with prior written approval from the Program Director.