Epidemiology includes the description of the health-disease situation, its frequency, distribution and trends. The purpose of the program is the training of specialists at the highest level, through a model of theoretical and practical teaching focused on the active participation of the student and in accordance with the needs of the country and the institutions where the work action of the graduate takes place .

Our program lasts for a year and a half divided into 3 academic semesters, in which academic and research activities are developed.

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Know our rates and dates
Inscription: hasta el 4 de junio de 2021
Interviews: Se realizarán de manera presencial o virtual dada la pandemia por COVID-19. La fecha y hora de la entrevista deben solicitarse a la Facultad desde la inscripción en el teléfono (4) 4440555 ext. 1351 o al correo scadavid@ces.edu.co
Publication of results: 16 de junio de 2021. La lista definitiva de los admitidos aparecerá en la Web page
Payment of tuition: hasta el 30 de junio de 2021
Start of classes: Un día con Bienestar - 2 de julio de 2021, 5 p.m. a 9 p.m.: Cátedra CES e inicio de inducción - 3 de julio de 2021, 8 a.m. a 12 m. Continuación de la inducción
Days and times of face-to-face or face-to-face classes supported by technology: viernes 5:00 p.m. a 9:00 p.m. y sábados 8:00 a.m. a 12:00 m.
Place: Universidad CES, sede El Poblado
Registration PIN cost: $163.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $7.770.000 COP
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Documentation required for the registration process:

· Copia del acta de pregrado
· Copia del diploma
· Copia del documento de identidad (ampliado al 150%)
· Foto tamaño 3 x 4 a color, fondo blanco

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 .

Special Coordinator Epidemiology CES University
Carolina Salas Zapata
E-mail: csalas@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 Ext. 1444

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Assistant CES University Public Health Division
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
E-mail: scadavid@ces.edu.co
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 ext. 1351

Profile
of the applicant

Our program is aimed at professionals belonging to the health sector.

Why choose
this program

We have the highest quality standards in education, which allows us a recognition of excellence.

Profile
of the graduate

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

The Specialization in Epidemiology is aimed at professionals in the health area, preferably linked to the areas of clinical research, community work and public health.

The Specialization in Epidemiology allows to carry out a high-quality postgraduate course in hours that do not compete with work activities. It has a focus on both clinical epidemiology and population epidemiology and public health,

allowing the comprehensive training of the epidemiologist and a greater field of action. In addition, the group of teachers is of high quality with Master's and / or doctorate training.

The graduate of the program will be able to:

• Design research projects, execute and direct research.
• Manage databases and analyze them.
• Prepare and present scientific reports.

• Critically read scientific literature.
• Design, direct and evaluate preventive interventions.
• Participate in the selection of health priorities and the formulation of policies.

Requirements
degree

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Possibilities
labor

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Financing
and scholarships

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. 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 graduate of the program will have the following occupational profile

• May work in research and technology evaluation departments.
• Advisor on issues of epidemiology, research methodology, clinical epidemiology and evidence-based medicine, in undergraduate and graduate programs.

• Director of an academic training program in these fields.
• Head of epidemiology of a health institution.
• Principal investigator in charge of a project.

For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
Pichincha Bank
ICETEX
Sapiencia Fund
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Itaú

We have scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:

Foundations
Business
Public entities

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Our teachers

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another university

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Internships
academic cultural

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Education
keep it going

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Wellness
academic

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

Discounts with entities in agreement

These are the economic benefits that we have with different companies and organizations. Plus

Center
of languages

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Legal information of the program

Program name:
Especialización en Epidemiología

Faculty:
Facultad de Medicina

Program modality:
Presencial

SNIES code:
3476

Program type:
Especialización

Qualified Registration:
Resolución 16728 de noviembre 20 de 2013

City:
Medellin

Title awarded:
Especialista en Epidemiología

Duration:
1 año y medio (3 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$7.770.000 COP

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