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Program Requirements

We appreciate your interest in the Podiatric Residency Program at East Jefferson General Hospital. In order to be considered for this program, the following requirements must be fulfilled.

  • Must be a graduate in good standing of a college of Podiatric Medicine approved by the Council of Education of the American Podiatric Medical Association.
  • Must apply through CASPR only.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or must be a permanent resident in the United States, since we do not sponsor any type of visas.
  • Must have passed Boards I, II, & III. No minimum passing scores are required at this time and must obtain a full, unrestricted Louisiana Medical license (the fee will be paid by the hospital).
  • Must provide at least three (3) professional letters of recommendation.

We also accept one 4th year student per month for a one-month clerkship.

Candidates meeting these requirements will be considered for an interview and will be contacted by phone by the Residency Coordinator through CASPR.

 

Contact Information

Podiatric Residency Program
4200 Houma Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70006

Dr. Darek Guichard
Program Director
Phone: (504) 835-1849
Email: darek113@cox.net

Renee Hooter
Program Coordinator
Phone: (504) 503-4431
Email: rhooter@ejgh.org

 

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