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Clearing 2017 – Have you thought about Podiatry?

Careers in Podiatry

Podiatry – What Exactly is Podiatry ?? If you’ve never heard of podiatry, or maybe you have and just don’t realise how amazing it is,  you need to find out more!   There are still places available through clearing 2017 on podiatry courses, so be quick and you might just be one of the lucky ones […]

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Career change… From Accountancy to Health!

Kate Donegan in clinic

Kate, a graduate from Cardiff tells us how she changed from a career in accountancy to a career in podiatry! After leaving school, I went to Newport University and undertook an Accountancy degree,  not really what I wanted to do but seemed a good career choice at the time!  After finishing the degree I started […]

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Physiotherapy or Podiatry? A tale of two graduates…

Matt Rothwell in Clinic

Graduates Stella Meadows and Stephanie Speight tell us how they both wanted to be physiotherapists but ended up studying podiatry at The University of Huddersfield. Stella’s story “I had originally applied to Huddersfield for the Physiotherapy degree, I was asked to join an open day for Podiatry, having no clue whatsoever what podiatry was all […]

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I went through clearing to get my podiatry degree

Ruby at her graduation

Ruby Yates, UEL podiatry graduate, tells us how she went through UCAS clearing to get her place to study podiatry and what she’s up to now. I had been travelling and working in Greece when I decided I wanted to return to study.  After researching medical courses, I had my heart set on Podiatry, due […]

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Final Year – We made it! Now to a fantastic career ahead!

Final year students

Two final year podiatry students from the University of East London reflect on their time at university. Jay says studying podiatry has been one of the best decisions she has made and is eager to start her career as a podiatrist. ‘’Having just finished my final year at UEL studying Podiatry I can safely say it […]

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Where is the profession going, and what are podiatry’s USPs?

Quo Vadis? by Alex Catto. At least there is no threat of a robot taking over your job. You can always tell when things are going badly with the economy. Forget the hopeful blandishments of the politicians…..the real trouble signs are when patients start to ask you if podiatry is a good profession to recommend […]

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Why I chose to #StudyPodiatry… at QMU

Dale Ross (Graduate from Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, 2015) When I left school, I worked in the local pharmacy while I contemplated a few different options. I knew I wanted a “hands-on” job in healthcare, but I couldn’t quite put my finger on what I wanted to do. A “lucky” foot injury introduced me to […]

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10 out of 10 for Podiatry Trade

For Supporting Conference & #StudyPodiatry The annual College of Podiatry conference is a wonderful opportunity for all of the organisations who make up the trade element of the podiatry profession, to come and show off their products and services to a large number of podiatrists. The different companies that support the profession range from those […]

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Podiatry courses in the spotlight… New College Durham

The College of Podiatry is working with the Schools of Podiatry across the UK to showcase each School’s course and facilities. Welcome to New College Durham’s showcase blog… Students come to New College Durham to study podiatry for many different reasons. Some are attracted to the good work life balance that can be achieved by working as […]

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Podiatry courses in the spotlight… University of Brighton

The College of Podiatry is working with the Schools of Podiatry across the UK to showcase each School’s course and facilities. Welcome to The University of Brighton’s showcase blog… One day at the Leaf hospital (Podiatry Clinic) Written by Dao Tunprasert Lecturer in Podiatry at University of Brighton, a Brighton podiatry graduate from 2010 cohort. […]

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