Q: Is APMA membership mandatory if I am only interested in ACPM membership?
A: APMA membership is no longer required for any ACPM member category, including Fellow, Member (non-board certified), Resident or Student Member.
Q: I am board certified by the American Board of Lower Extremity Medicine and Surgery; am I eligible for ACPM membership?
A: Yes, any podiatric physician certified by any podiatry-related board is eligible for ACPM Fellowship.
Q: Why are these changes being proposed?
A: The College was faced with issues of Fellow retention and recruitment due to our members’ concerns regarding financial obligations (required national organization dues). In addition, the College wishes to be more inclusive of all colleagues interested in our mission to participate in multidisciplinary education and increased interprofessional collaboration.