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Podiatric Medicine in Glendale

Diagnose and treat conditions of the foot and ankle. Podiatric medicine is a great career opportunity, with outstanding quality-of-life benefits for practitioners. Podiatrists experience the education of a medical specialist, the variety of a general practitioner, and the freedom of an entrepreneur.

Midwestern University's podiatric medicine program (AZPod) takes advantage of the growing demographics of the southwest, where many athletes and elderly persons are in need of quality podiatric care. You will benefit from learning within an integrated team of health professionals, with a dedicated medical school faculty and unlimited opportunities for clinical training. The curriculum will employ self-directed learning methodologies, with an emphasis on early clinical exposure.

Learn more about podiatric medicine as a career.

Program News

AZPod Students Receive APMA Scholarships  AZ

The Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine (AZPod) would like to congratulate eighteen of its students who have received scholarships from the Education Foundation of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA).  More ››

View Midwestern University’s Magazine on the Web   AZ IL

The official magazine of Midwestern University is now available on the web. The Magazine aims to build pride and loyalty among our alumni, faculty, staff, and supporters of the University.  More ››

AZPod Student Receives MVP Award at APMSA Meeting  AZ

Anthony Maiolino (PMS-II) received the House of Delegates MVP award at the APMSA meeting this weekend in Boston.   More ››

AZPod Student Awarded AAWP Scholarship  AZ

Third-year Podiatry student Lindsey Klassen is one of four recipients of the 2011 American Association of Women Podiatrists (AAWP) Women's Scholarship.  More ››

AZPod Student Receives $5,000 Kaiser Permanente Scholarship  AZ

Michael Downey, a third-year student at the Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine at Midwestern University’s Glendale Campus, was one of eight students nationwide selected from a pool of thousands of applicants to receive a $5,000 Kaiser Permanente student scholarship.  More ››

Donate Your Athletic Equipment  AZ

Please join the Pediatrics Club on the Glendale Campus in collecting athletic equipment  More ››

MWU Earns National Award for Community Service  AZ IL

Midwestern University (MWU) was named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for exemplary service to America’s communities.  More ››

Frequently Asked Questions about the Future of Podiatric Medicine

Questions and answers about the profession of podiatric medicine and the Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine (AZPod) in the College of Health Sciences (CHS) at Midwestern University's Glendale campus  More ››