Dr. Robert J. Snyder, Director of Clinical Research

Robert J. Snyder, DPM, MSC, CWS

About The Director of Clinical Research

Robert J. Snyder, DPM, MSC, CWS

As Director of Barry University Clinical Research, Dr. Robert J. Snyder oversees all of the clinical research at the School of Podiatric Medicine.

Dr. Snyder specializes in wound care, and has published several book chapters and more than 165 papers in peer reviewed and trade journals on wound healing and limb preservation. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Wound Management (Certified Wound Specialist) and served as its president. Dr. Snyder was also president of the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care.

He earned a graduate degree in wound healing and tissue repair from Cardiff University, Wales College of Medicine in the United Kingdom, and received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Snyder is completing an MBA in Healthcare from The George Washington University. He is a Faculty Fellow in Podiatric Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow).

A sought-after speaker at national and international symposia, Dr. Snyder continues to dedicate his practice to wound management and limb preservation. A podiatrist for more than 40 years, he performs numerous randomized control trials/studies per year as principal or lead investigator.

Podiatric Medicine at Barry University

Podiatric Medicine at Barry University<

Barry University’s School of Podiatric Medicine produces skilled physicians who focus on the foot, ankle, and lower leg. We foster excellence in podiatric medical education that supports lifelong learning, expresses a commitment to social justice by serving the local and global community through patient care, and encourages research and innovation that promotes the common good.

The School of Podiatric Medicine houses both the Foot and Ankle Institute and The Paul & Margaret Brand Research Center.

Foot and Ankle Institute

The Foot and Ankle Institute was established in 1986 as part of the clinical training component of the Doctor of Podiatric Medicine program. The institute includes three hospital-based clinics in the greater Miami area that provide state-of-the-art care and treatment for disorders of the foot and ankle. Learn More.

The Paul & Margaret Brand Research Center

This center is named for the pioneering doctors whose work with leprosy and diabetes patients has improved millions of lives. The center furthers the Brand legacy through collaborative research to reduce diabetic foot complications. Learn More.