Advances in the treatment of sports injuries coupled with the active lifestyles of the aging baby boomer population have made podiatrists an important part of our health-care teams.
Podiatric medicine is an ideal career choice. Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (DPMs) enjoy a challenging work environment, rewarding patient interaction, and flexible hours.
AACPM College Information Book
For more information about podiatry as a career and individual college requirements, see our College Information Book.
The AACPM is committed to providing resources for DPM Speakers to share their passion for podiatric medicine with students.
Need ideas for getting involved? Check out our Student Recruitment Blueprint for Getting Involved!
Giving a presentation to a local College or University? We have a PowerPoint for that! This presentation includes blank slides for you to add your “discover podiatric medicine” story. Feel free to add images that help you tell your story or showcase your career. Contact our office at PodInfo@aacpm.org if you would like to request a box of materials to complement your visit!
Speaking to a High School Group? Let us know and we’ll send you the materials that are appropriate for students 18 years old and younger!
Are you a pre-health advisor looking for resources to share information with your students about careers in podiatric medicine? We have a toolkit to spark ideas and conversations with your students. You can also download our “Ask Me About Podiatric Medicine” flyer for ideas for adding podiatric medicine to your advising practice today! If you would like materials for your Pre-Health Advising Office, please let us know. Send your request for materials to PodInfo@aacpm.org.