First Biennium Renewal for Podiatric Physicians


During the first biennium, or within 24 months of initial licensure, whichever ends later, Podiatric Physicians are required to obtain five (5) hours of continuing education in the subject area of Risk Management by attending one full day of a meeting of the Florida Board of Podiatric Medicine at which disciplinary hearings are conducted, as provided in Rule 64B18-17.005, Florida Administrative Code.

Please note that potential attendees must register in advance to attend this meeting. To register, go to

Once the meeting attendance requirement is fulfilled, the practitioner's only remaining continuing education requirements for his or her first renewal are two (2) hours of Prevention of Medical Errors, one (1) hour of Human Trafficking, and one (1) hour of HIV/AIDS.