SNIES: 53185| Qualified registration: Resolution 14751 of August 12, 2020
The University’s Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care Program was created in 2008 and since then has trained specialists of the highest quality, who respond to the needs of the critically ill patient. It is a program that is characterized by its high academic standards.
It has a highly qualified teaching group and excellent rotation fields that allow the resident to acquire the necessary skills that the intensivist must have to work as a specialist in the area both nationally and internationally.
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
Academic Coordinator for Clinical Postgraduate Studies
Laura Catalina Libreros Foronda
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333
Coordinator of programa
Nelson Fonseca Ruíz
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Learn about the features to be part of the program of Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care.
We have our own rotation and practice centers and in agreement for the development of activities.
Our graduates are ethical, critical and humane people, ready to solve the needs of society.
The program is aimed at Specialists in Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine or General Surgery.
• University Hospital of San Vicente Foundation – Medellín
• Medellín Clinic – Medellín
• General Hospital of Medellín – Medellín
• Las Américas Clinic – Medellín
• Neurological Institute of Colombia – Medellín
• CardioVid Clinic – Medellín
• SOMA Clinic – Medellín
• Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe – Medellín
They are integral people, with an academic training based on knowledge of basic and clinical sciences, skills in Critical Medicine and Intensive Care techniques, with decision-making capacity and manual skills, which allow an excellent development of their profession.
Our graduates have the necessary competencies to carry out their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by CES University to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.
Our specialists solve the problems of their patients in a timely and suitable manner. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as their colleagues and teachers. They communicate with their patients, their colleagues and their work team and always strive for effective and efficient performance.
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.
1. Approve all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program reported in the minutes made by the Promotion Committee.
2. Have submitted the current evidence that the State considers mandatory.
3. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
4. Pay the fees for the degree, as established in the financial entitlements.
5. To have approved the graduate or research work.
6. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.
Main Group: Clinical research group (in training)
• Epidemiology in Critical Medicine
Groups that support the program:
Epidemiology and biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies.
For financing we have agreements with:
Bank of Bogota
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Doctor, anesthesiologist, specialist in critical medicine and intensive care, master in epidemiology and professor at the CES University. He has great experience in the area of teaching and research in the field of intensive care.
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 for innovation in academic processes
Legal information of the program
Name of the program:
Specialization in Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care
Faculty of Medicine
Type of program:
Resolution 14751 of August 12, 2020
Specialist in Critical Care Medicine and Intensive Care
2 years (4 semesters)
4 per year
Total cost per semester:$16.300.000 COP