Dr. Latva has been a faculty member at the Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine since 1992. He is Course Coordinator of the Surgery Capstone, and a lecturer in the second year Podiatric Surgery course. Dr. Latva is founder of the Podiatry service and the residency program at Mt. Sinai Hospital Medical Center, serving as its DPME for thirteen years. He also established five student clerkships at Mt. Sinai to enhance student education.
Dr. Latva is board-certified by both ABPS and ABPOPPM.