Third and fourth year podiatry students are eligible to rotate to JFK Medical Center on a monthly basis. Students from all schools of podiatric medicine may participate as long as an affiliation agreement with the school can be established. Externs work closely with the residents, observing and learning the Foot & Ankle Residency Training Program protocols, attending academic meetings and workshops, and scrubbing for a multitude of surgical cases. Meals (while in the hospital) and housing are provided at no charge but is subject availability. Externship applications are received through the AACPM dpmclerkships.org website.

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Personal Statement
  • NBPME Part I scores
  • At least two letters of recommendation
  • Podiatry school transcripts
  • GPA of 3.0 and higher

If you have any questions regarding our clerkship program, please contact our office at:

Jeri J. Van Meter, MHA
Director, Programs
Graduate Medical Education
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Regional Campus

160 JFK Drive
Suite 205
Atlantis, Florida 33462
Phone: (561) 548-1545
Fax: (561) 548-1552
JVanmeter@med.miami.edu