SNIES: 54254 | Qualified Registry: Resolution 6726 of May 9, 2014
Our Cardiovascular Surgery program is a program characterized by its high academic level and its demands. It has great national and international recognition developed in its 18 years of experience.
Its teaching group, recognized for its high academic profile and quality fields of practice, allow the highest technical and scientific training of its residents.
We offer a dynamic curriculum, open and ready for the changes that society demands due to new knowledge, new realities of the social order, new behaviors, in order to minimize the various risks to people's health.
This dynamism allows us to offer a curriculum focused on new local, regional, national and again, international realities, in educational, pedagogical, scientific and technical aspects.
Know our rates and dates 2021
Registration: from December 1, 2020 to January 27, 2021
Exam: February 3, 2021 (virtual - Moodle platform)
Interview: from February 8 to 19, 2021 (virtual-zoom classrooms)
Program duration: 6 semesters (3 years)
Tuition payment: from February 22 to March 5, 2021
Classes start: June 1, 2021 (induction course)
Registration PIN cost: $ 321,300 COP
Total cost per semester: $ 16,300,000 COP
* The cost of the semester depends on the number of credits that are enrolled.
Documentation required for the registration process:
· A copy of the minutes of undergraduate
Copy of diploma
· Copy of the identity document (extended to 150%)
· Photo size 3 x 4 color, white background
NOTE: Previous documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated.
Those forms in which false information is verified, or that are not fully filled out, will not be considered.
You will not be able to carry out the interview if you come to it without the minimum required documentation .
Clinical Postgraduate Assistant
Eliana Andrea Ramírez Marín
Phone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1333
Head of Clinical Postgraduate Division
Dra. Carolina Cataño Velasquez
Telephone: (57) (4) 44440555 Ext. 1333
Clinical Postgraduate Academic Coordinator
Laura Catalina Libreros Foronda
Phone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333
Sergio Franco Sierra
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Learn about the characteristics to be part of the Cardiovascular Surgery program.
We have our own rotation and practice centers and in agreementfor the development of activities.
Our graduates are ethical, critical and humane people, willing to solve the needs of society.
Our program is aimed at specialists in general surgery.
• University Hospital of San Vicente Foundation - Medellín
• Hospital Rionegro de San Vicente Foundation - Rionegro
• Medellín Clinic - Medellín
• General Hospital of Medellín - Medellín
CES cardiovascular surgeons have the necessary skills to perform their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by the University and thus know how to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.
Having knowledge of basic and clinical sciences and skills in plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery techniques. They have high decision-making capacity, which allows them an excellent development of their profession.
They permanently improve their work as doctors and their personal growth, thanks to their research training, they develop reflective thinking, the ability to think and critical awareness.
All this to contribute to the generation of knowledge and decision-making based on the best available evidence, hand in hand with new technologies.
Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.
Groups and lines
CES Heart Disease Research Group, classified by Colciencias in Category B.
We offer financing options and scholarships 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, and also ...
1. Approve all the subjects of the study plan and specific requirements for each program, reported in minutes by the Promotions Committee.
2. To have presented the current evidence that the State determines to be mandatory.
3. Have fulfilled the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Superior Council.
4. Present a certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. The payment of the degree rights, established in the pecuniary rights.
6. Have approved the degree or research work.
7. Peace and safe with the University for all concepts.
Main Group: Surgical Research Group (in training)
Lines of investigation:
- Heart surgery
- Surgery in arrhythmias
- Valve Replacement
Groups that support the program:
Epidemiology and biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies.
For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Doctor, Cardiovascular Surgeon, Teacher and associate professor at the CES University, Director of the Cardiovascular Surgery service of the Medellín Clinic and Director of the Cardiopulmonary and Peripheral Vascular Center of the Hospital San Vicente Fundación-Rionegro, editor of books and with extensive experience in research in the area of cardiovascular surgery.
The CES University professor is characterized by his high academic profile added to his humanistic vision, his critical capacity for the analysis of information and his permanent search to innovate in academic processes.
Legal information of the program
Resolution 6726 of May 9, 2014
Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist
3 years (6 semesters)
2 per year
Total cost per semester:
$ 16,300,000 COP
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