Since 2014 we have been training researchers with a high level of excellence in the interdisciplinary area of health to contribute to the analysis and resolution of regional, national and local public health problems.

We project the academic tradition and the pedagogical model of the CES University in the area of public health with a central axis in research according to the three core competencies: research in public health, theoretical foundation in public health and socio-humanistic.

Enter the study plan

We have areas of deepening in:

• Public health and society: área orientada a conocer las interrelaciones entre la Salud Pública y la sociedad que tienen incidencia en la salud de las poblaciones. Las propuestas de tesis se han concentrado en temáticas relacionadas con la construcción de paz y salud, género y salud y prácticas para la salud.
• Evidence-based public health, law and health administration: área de profundización orientada a generar conocimiento entorno a la administración en salud, el derecho a la salud y a la generación de evidencia científica que sea insumo para los tomadores de decisiones.
• Environment, health and communicable diseases: área de profundización orientada a generar conocimiento que sirva de insumo para el diseño de estrategias que permitan la prevención y mitigación de las enfermedades y muertes relacionados con factores medioambientales.

To register you must fill out the following formats:

Curriculum vitae

Research proposal

Registrations: hasta el 12 de noviembre de 2021
First group interview date: del 29 de noviembre al 01 de diciembre de 2021
Publication of results first group: 03 de diciembre de 2021
Interview date second group: -
Publication of results second group:
-
Payment of tuition: Hasta el 15 de diciembre de 2021 en forma ordinaria
Classes start date: 31 de enero de 2022
Registration PIN cost:$163.000 COP
Total cost per semester:$12.990.000 COP
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Graduate School Director
Angela Maria Segura Cardona
E-mail: asegura@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1408

Coordinator Doctorate in Public Health
Gino Montenegro Martinez
E-mail: gmontenegro@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1963

Graduate School
E-mail: escueladegraduados@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1745

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Profile
of the applicant

Our program is aimed at professionals with experience in research and in Public Health.

Why choose
is this program?

We have professional experience in our programs. Learn about the advantages of studying with us.

Profile
of egress

Our doctors have the skills to guarantee the quality and efficiency of health services.

Our professionals belong to various areas of knowledge, with experience in research and graduates of programs approved or validated (foreign students) by the Ministry of National Education of Colombia.

Our doctors are recognized for their work in the different fields of action of the health areas, for their integrity, ethics and professionalism.

Our doctors will be integral, autonomous researchers, with a high level of excellence, with scientific, ethical, humanistic training and with social responsibility; with advanced skills and abilities that allow them to position themselves as innovative, creative, critical researchers, capable of managing research processes and leading transformations in their professional and social environments.

Requirements
degree

Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process at our University.

Groups
research

The University has different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.

Financing
and scholarships

At the University we offer financing options to our students with entities in agreement.

You must approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Haber presentado las pruebas vigentes que el Estado determine como de obligatorio cumplimiento.
2. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.

3. El pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos en los derechos pecuniarios.
4. Haber aprobado el trabajo de grado o investigación.
5. Paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

The training of high-level researchers is supported by the research groups of the University.

For financing we have agreements with:
Programa de Fortalecimiento Educativo CES
Banco Pichincha
ICETEX
Fondo Sapiencia

Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Itaú

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Our teachers

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

Transfer
external

We open the doors for you to complete your academic training with us. Plus

Investigation
and innovation

We promote activities that impact and project scientific, social and environmental aspects. Plus

Laboratories
and simulation

We take the theoretical activities to scenarios that resemble real places and situations. Plus

Practice fields
(Own and in agreement)

We leave the classroom to put our knowledge into practice in real life. Plus

Wellness
academic

We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
PhD in Public Health

Faculty:
Graduate School

Program modality:
Presencial

Program type:
Doctorado

SNIES code:
102975

Qualified Registration:
Resolución 17703 del 6 de diciembre de 2013

City:
Medellin

Title awarded:
Doctor en Salud Pública

Duration:
4 años (8 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$12.990.000 COP

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