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Podiatrist Overview - Preparation - Day In The Life - Earnings -
Employment - Career Path Forecast - Professional Organizations

Professional Organizations
Professional organizations and associations provide a wide range of resources for planning and navigating a career in podiatry. These groups can play a key role in your development and keep you abreast of what is happening in your industry.

Associations promote the interests of their members and provide a network of contacts that can help you find jobs and move your career forward. They can offer a variety of services including job referral services, continuing education courses, insurance, travel benefits, periodicals, and meeting and conference opportunities. A broader list of professional associations is also available by clicking here.

American Podiatric Medical Association
The American Podiatric Medical Association is the professional organization representing the nation's Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (podiatrists). The APMA represents approximately 80 percent of the podiatrists in the country.

Council on Podiatric Medical Education

The Council on Podiatric Medical Education is an autonomous accrediting agency for podiatric medical education. Deriving its authority from the House of Delegates of the American Podiatric Medical Association, the Council is empowered to develop and adopt standards and policies as necessary for the implementation of all aspects of its accreditation, approval, and recognition purview.

American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine
The American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine's (AACPM) mission is to enhance academic podiatric medicine. AACPM's membership consists of more than 200 hospitals and institutions that offer postdoctoral training in podiatric medicine.

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