SNIES: 7540 | Qualified registration: Resolution 9858 of July 31, 2013
Our Cardiovascular Anesthesia program at CES University has great national and international recognition developed in its 20 years of history.
It is a program with a high academic level; among its main characteristics, the training of the specialist in the area of intraoperative echocardiography during 1 year and its focus on internationalization stand out. The program permanently receives international applicants and interns and has important international agreements that allow the academic mobility of its residents.
Know our rates and dates
Examination: 3 de febrero de 2021 (virtual - plataforma Moodle)
Interview: del 8 al 19 de febrero de 2021 (virtuales-aulas zoom)
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en nuestra web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the programme: 4 semestres (2 años)
Tuition payment: del 22 de febrero al 5 de marzo del 2021
Classes start: Junio 1 del 2021 (curso de inducción)
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 enrolled.
Documentation required for the registration process:
– Copy of the undergraduate certificate
– Copy of the diploma
– Copy of identity card (extended to 150%)
– Photo size 3 x 4 color, white background
NOTE: The above documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated.
Those forms in which the data is proven to be false, or not fully completed, will not be considered.
The interview cannot be held if you come to it without the minimum required documentation.
Clinical Postgraduate Assistant
Eliana Andrea Ramírez Marín
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1333
Head of Clinical Postgraduate Division
Carolina Cataño Velásquez
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333
Laura Catalina Libreros Foronda
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333
Hernán Castro Arias
Do you want to know more? Write to us at
Learn about the characteristics to be part of the Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia program.
We have our own rotation and practice centres and in agreement for the development of activities.
Our graduates are ethical, critical and humane people, ready to solve the needs of society.
Aimed at specialists in Anaesthesiology. Dynamic people, open and willing to changes and new knowledge.
• Medellin Clinic – Medellin
• San Vicente University Hospital Foundation – Medellín
• San Vicente Rionegro Hospital Foundation – Rionegro
• Lili Valley Foundation – Cali
• IMBANACO Medical Center – Cali
They are people of integrity, with an academic background based on knowledge of basic and clinical sciences, skills in cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesia techniques, focused on continuous improvement of their work protocols.
They make ethical, autonomous, responsible and free decisions. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as of their colleagues and teachers.
They communicate with their patients, colleagues and staff, effectively and efficiently.
Aware of their role in society. They are enterprising and innovative, always seeking to solve the particular needs of social environments, wherever in the world they decide to practice the medical profession.
Learn about the requirements needed to access the degree process at our University.
Groups and lines
We offer different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.
We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.
You must pass all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotion Committee, and in addition…
1. Approve all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program, reported in minutes by the Promotion Committee.
2. Submit the evidence in force that the State determines to be obligatory.
3. To have fulfilled the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Superior Council.
4. Submit the certificate of attendance at the CES Chair.
5. Payment of the fees for the degree, as set out in the financial entitlements.
6. Have approved the graduate work or research.
7. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.
Main Group: CES Anesthesia
Lines of research:
– Regional anesthesia
– Pain Management
– General Anesthesia
Groups that support the program:
Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies
For financing we have agreements with:
Bank of Bogotá
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Médico, anestesiólogo cardiovascular con formación en ecocardiografía transesofágica intraoperatoria en Yale University, coordinador y docente del programa de Anestesia Cardiovascular y torácica de la Universidad CES y docente de anestesiología en la misma institución.
El docente de la Universidad CES se caracteriza por su alto perfil académico sumado a su visión humanística, su capacidad crítica para el análisis de la información y su permanente búsqueda por innovar en los procesos académicos.
Legal information of the program
Name of the program:
Specialization in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia
Resolution 9858 of July 31, 2013
Specialist in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia
2 years (4 semesters)
Specialist in Anesthesia and Resuscitation
2 per year
Total cost per semester: