Graduate Catalog

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine

DPM Curriculum (minimum 175 credits)

First Year

 

Fall

SPM-526INTRODUCTION TO PATIENT CARE

2

SPM-527BIOCHEMISTRY I

3

SPM-536RES METH,EPIDEMIOLOGY & STATS

3

SPM-550HISTOLOGY & CELL BIOLOGY

4

SPM-590GROSS ANATOMY W/LAB

7

Spring

SPM-528BIOCHCHEM II/NUTRITION

3

SPM-547NEUROANATOMY W/LAB

3

SPM-595APHYSIOLOGY I

4

SPM-625AAPPL LOWER EXTREME ANTMY I

4

Electives

SPM-665INDEPENDENT STUDY

1

SPM-675RESEARCH

1

Elective courses may be taken during the second semester of the first year

Second Year

 

Summer

SPM-595BPHYSIOLOGY II W/LAB

2

SPM-610CLINICAL NEUROLOGY

2

SPM-623MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY I

2

SPM-625BAPPLD LOWER EXTREME ANTMY II

2

SPM-627INTRO TO FUNCTIONAL ORTHO

3

Fall

SPM-600PATHOLOGY I W/LAB

4

SPM-620PHARMACOLOGY

3

SPM-624MED MICRO II W/LAB

5

SPM-632PODIATRIC MEDICINE I

2

SPM-649GENERAL RADIOLOGY

3

SPM-717BIOMECHANICS/FOOT FUNCT

2

SPM-717LBIOMECH CLIN PRACT LAB

1

Spring

SPM-601PATHOLOGY II

2

SPM-605APHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS

2

SPM-621CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY

3

SPM-640SURGICAL PRINCIPLES

3

SPM-651INTERNAL MEDICINE I

2

SPM-709PODIATRIC MEDICINE II

2

SPM-709LPODIATRIC MEDICINE II LAB

1

SPM-711PODIATRIC RADIOLOGY

2

SPM-711LPODIATRIC RADIOLOGY LAB

1

Electives

SPM-665INDEPENDENT STUDY

1

SPM-675RESEARCH

1

Elective courses may be taken during any semester of the second year

Third Year

 

Summer

SPM-605BPHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS

2

SPM-705EMERG/TRAUMA I

2

SPM-706EMERG/TRAUMA II

3

SPM-753INTERNAL MEDICINE II

2

Fall

SPM-644DERMATOLOGY

2

SPM-652PERIPHERAL VASCULAR DIS

2

SPM-703ANESTHESIOLOGY

1

SPM-710PODIATRIC MEDICINE III

2

SPM-712CLINICAL ORIEN & SKILLS WKSH

1

SPM-713PODIATRIC SURGERY I

4

SPM-719POD CLINCAL CLERKSHIP I

7

SPM-738PODOPEDIATRICS

2

Spring

SPM-549MEDICAL PSYCHIATRY

1

SPM-553BIO-MEDICAL ETHICS

1

SPM-700PHYSICAL MEDICINE

1

SPM-707EMERG/TRAUMA III

2

SPM-714PODIATRIC SURGERY II

4

SPM-720POD CLINICAL CLERKSHIP II

7

SPM-721PODIATRIC MEDICINE IV

2

SPM-813RISK MANAGEMENT

1

SPM-826SPORTS MEDICINE

2

SPM-831COMMUNITY/MINORITY MED

1

SPM-CMP2COMPS: CLINICAL SCIENCE

0

Electives

SPM-765INDEPENDENT STUDY

1

SPM-775RESEARCH

1

Elective courses may be taken during any semester of the third year

Fourth Year

 

Summer

SPM-820CLINICAL ROTATION

4

SPM-832PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG I

4

SPM-833PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG II

4

Fall

SPM-834PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG III

4

SPM-835PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG IV

4

SPM-836PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG V

4

SPM-837PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG VI

4

SPM-838PODIATRIC CLERKSHIP PROG VII

4

Spring

SPM-802PODIATRIC MED. SEMINAR

1

SPM-806LIBRARY RESEARCH PAPER

1

SPM-809SENIOR CLINICAL ROTATION

7

SPM-815ORTHOPEDIC SEMINAR

1

SPM-823SURGICAL SEMINAR

1

SPM-825PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

1

Electives

SPM-819COMMUNICATION SKILLS

1

SPM-865ADV INDEPENDENT STUDY

1

SPM-875ADVANCED RESEARCH

1

Elective courses may be taken during any fourth year semester