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Pre-Health Internship Program

Session Options: June 2-4, 2020 or July 21-23, 2020

Application Deadline: Extended to April 15th, 2020

Encounter PODIATRY

Experience life as a New York College of Podiatric Medicine (NYCPM) medical student through the lens of the Pre-Health Internship Program (PHIP). This FREE three day PHIP will provide an in-depth introduction to the field of podiatric medicine through a balance of informational presentations and hands-on workshops.


  • A ‘Welcome Seminar’ led by a practicing Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM)
    Shadowing opportunities in the Foot Center of New York and/or throughout private practices
  • Cases may include: Orthopedics, Vascular Disease, Podopediatrics, Surgery, Radiology, Geriatric Foot Care, Physical Therapy
  • Attend hands-on workshops that demonstrate the art of foot casting, competent suturing techniques and proper gait analysis
  • Meet with current NYCPM students
  • Participating in a variety of information sessions outlining:
  • Learn about the sub-specialties in podiatric medicine
  • Hear directly from medical about student life at NYCPM
  • Overview of medical school interviews

    In order to be consider for the PHIP program you must meet the following criteria:
    - Have at least 75 college credits
    - Have a sealed letter of recommendation mailed to our office
    - Request to have your official college transcripts sent to our office 
    - Submit a personal statement via the application 
    *Note: You may apply for both summer sessions, but you may only attend one session.

    To apply go to to complete the short inquiry form.
    You will then be taken to your own personalized webpage.
    Click on the Pre-Health Internship Program tab to access the application.

    Should you have further questions you can contact the Enrollment Office for more information

    (212) 410-8098

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