Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Residency Program
Push the limits of your capabilities to become a proficient, skilled surgeon through the Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Residency Program (PMSR-RRA) at Mount Auburn Hospital, a teaching hospital of the Harvard Medical School.
Our accredited, rigorous three-year program exposes you to all aspects of ankle and foot surgery. Through dedicated classroom and hands-on practical simulations, you will develop exemplary surgical skills by working closely with our internationally recognized surgeons.
Your Residency Time Line
In the course of your residency program, you will participate in a number of diverse activities, including classroom training, clinical rotations, and regular conferences to both mark milestones and evaluate your progress.
Our surgical mentors are committed to training and testing you to be a leader within your chosen specialty area.
Research & Academia
In addition to hands-on surgical training, you will conduct dedicated research and prepare papers for publication and presentation. You will work with program mentors to learn about cutting-edge surgical techniques, including the development of new surgical instrumentation.
Learn from the Best
You will receive individual, personalized instruction from our hands-on program leaders who are committed to maintaining the overriding ideal that Mount Auburn’s de novo training is truly “the perfect residency program.” As a major piece of their legacy, you will carry on the proud tradition of this program through your own application of these highly refined skills.
Regular Evaluations & Assesments
During your residency, your progress will be monitored at the end of each surgical rotation through detailed evaluation forms as required by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education (CPME) which you can review at any time. At the end of each academic year, you’ll receive a summary evaluation of your performance.
Enjoy Life in Metro Boston
Located on the banks the idyllic Charles River in historic Cambridge, Massachusetts, Mount Auburn Hospital is minutes from downtown Boston and its attendant cultural cachet. Learn more about what it’s like to live in Cambridge by reviewing the benefits contained in your compensation package.