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Dr. Jamie Chaffo, Class of 2011
By: Crystal Gunsch, Class of 2016
A top graduate among the NYCPM Class of 2011, Dr. Jamie Chaffo recently completed her podiatric residency training at Metropolitan Hospital Center and New York College of Podiatric Medicine. In September 2014, Dr. Chaffo is set to start practicing at Kaiser Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group in the Maryland DC area.
In high school, Dr. Chaffo spent four years as a student athletic trainer for football. She dealt with many foot and ankle injuries throughout that time. It was during Dr. Chaffo's freshman year at Pennsylvania State University that she was exposed to the field of podiatric medicine, which immediately intrigued her. She was put in contact with Dr. Rock Positano, a 1988 graduate of NYCPM, by a professor at Penn State. "Dr. Rock Positano encouraged me to not only attend podiatry school, but to do so at NYCPM due to its abundant clinical training" says Dr. Chaffo...
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