Broadlawns Foot & Ankle Reconstruction and Trauma Fellowship

Program Director:
Mica Murdoch, DPM, FACFAS

Other Program Faculty:
Ashley McClain, DPM, FACFAS

Recent Post Graduate Fellows:
2023-2024: Souleymane Diallo, DPM
2022-2023: Kyle Yi, DPM, AACFAS
2021-2022: Leslie Pyle, DPM, AACFAS

Broadlawns Medical Center
Attn: Erin Barnes
1801 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: (515) 282-5776
Fax: (515) 282-8776

Program Information:
Program Video
Meet the Fellow FAQ's

Number of Positions:
one full-time position

1 year

Program Start and End Dates:
August 1–July 31

Application Deadline:
August 1

Program Application:
ACFAS Standard Fellowship Application Form

$55,000; benefits provided

Position Location:
Broadlawns Medical Center

Research Requirements:
Research leading to potential publication of at least one manuscript

Program Summary / Training Goals:

  • Be involved in clinical and basic research projects
  • Research leading to publication of at least one manuscript
  • Participate in hospital educational lecture series
  • Participate in clinical conferences, seminars and journal clubs
  • Attend and lecture at Heartland Podiatry Conference
  • Take primary call one day per week and two weekends per month with staff coverage for trauma
  • Take secondary trauma call when not on primary call
  • Maintain weekly office hours in clinic
  • Function as independent surgeon on less advanced procedures
  • Manage patients admitted to service
  • Participate in daily rounds
  • Document and maintain proper medical records
  • Be involved in student education
  • Attend ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference

Post Graduate Fellows History:
2020-2021: Jisun (Julia) Lee, DPM, MS, AACFAS
2019-2020: Francis Dinh, DPM
2018-2019: Emily Anzmann, DPM, BS, AACFAS
2017-2018: Aleksandr Emerel, DPM, FACFAS
2016–2017: Blake Hines, DPM, AACFAS
2015–2016: Wizely Clauther, DPM
2014–2015: Ashley McClain, DPM, FACFAS
2013–2014: Magdalena De La Cruz, DPM, FACFAS