4 Great Upcoming Podiatry Internship Programs

Interested in learning about careers in podiatric medicine in a hands-on setting? Check out the following 2018 Podiatric Medicine Internship Programs. Please make sure to review the requirements for each internship program. In addition, discover which program might offer you the best location, dates and length of programming.  

California School of Podiatric Medicine’s Podiatry Experience: Summer Enrichment Workshop July 25-27, 2018 (Application Deadline is May 15, 2018)


The CSPM will be hosting a 3 day podiatry workshop that provides participants with an opportunity to explore the profession of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery.


  1. Hands-on clinical day learning how to cast and suture, and sports medicine taping techniques
  2. Opportunity to explore the profession of Podiatry, shadow faculty and students in a variety of clinical settings, and participate in organized lectures covering the correlation between podiatric medicine and basic sciences.
  3. MCAT workshop, learn about the CSPM Admission process, financial aid, and scholarships.

Additional Information

  1. Questions regarding this program should be directed to the California School of Podiatric Medicine by calling 510-869-6789
  2. A sample of the 2016 Workshop Itinerary can be found here: http://samuelmerritt.edu/cspmexperience.


Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine Pre-Professional Internship 2018 Dates TBD

This 3 day Pre-Professional Internship Program at KSUCPM is designed to provide insight into the many facets of podiatric medicine and the education involved with obtaining a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree.


  1. Opportunity to shadow podiatrists in a clinical setting at the Cleveland Foot and Ankle Clinic and shadow podiatrists in a private practice setting.
  2. Observe CPM classes, take part in podiatric-themed workshops and meet with alumni and current CPM students
  3. Dates for 2018 will be announced in January 2018.

Additional Information

For more information, click the Pre-Professional Internship brochure and Sample Schedule. 

New York College of Podiatric Medicine Pre-Health Student Internship Program June 12-14, 2018 and July 17-19, 2018 (Application Deadline is May 1, 2018)

You will be able to experience life as an NYCPM student during one of their Pre-Health Student Internship Programs. These 4 day opportunities in New York City will provide you with a memorable experience in addition to giving you a solid overview of podiatric medicine and NYCPM.


  1. Opportunity to attend a seminar presented by a DPM
  2. Opportunity to participate in a hands-on suturing workshop
  3. Sit-in on a preclinical science class
  4. Opportunity to attend a hands-on lower extremity anatomy demonstration
  5. Shadowing opportunities at the Foot Center of New York

Additional Information

For more information, please call (212)-410-8051 or visit the NYCPM page here


Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine Summer and Winter Internship Programs: January 2-5, 2018 and June 8- 15, 2018 (Application Deadline is November 24, 2017 and April 27, 2018)

TUSPM offers a free, 4 day winter internship program in January, or an 8 day summer internship program in June for undergraduate students.


  1. Topics covered during the program include: gross anatomy of the foot and ankle, introduction to podiatric medicine, biomechanics and pathomechanics of the foot and ankle, and many more
  2. Interns will attend workshops and seminars on podiatric medicine
  3. Interns will be able to shadow and work with podiatric physicians in hospital, private practice, and outpatient clinic settings
  4. A TUSPM student doctor will work with interns on a case presentation.

Additional Information

  1. Please call (215)-625-5451 call with any questions.

  2. For fees and anticipated student expenses, check out this brochure

  3. If you cannot make it to an internship in 2018 don’t worry. Look for a local DPM to shadow near where you live or go to school! Visit DPMNetwork.org for more information.