SNIES: 101679| Qualified registration: Resolution 4659 of May 7, 2012

The University’s Pediatric Infectology program was created in 2012 and has since trained specialists of the highest quality, who respond to the needs of the child with infectious diseases. It is characterized by its academic demand and by having a rotation field and a highly qualified teaching group that allows the resident to acquire all the theoretical and practical knowledge for his performance as a specialist in this area.

Among the program’s outstanding fields of rotation are the Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital, the San Vicente University Hospital Foundation and the General Hospital of Medellín, institutions recognized for their quality care of pediatric patients. In addition, the program contemplates within its curriculum rotations abroad that allow the resident to have a wide and global vision of the specialty, specifically at the Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Lima, Peru, through the agreement with the Universidad Cayetano Heredia.

Learn about the subjects and credits of each of the program’s semesters.

Enter the Curriculum

Know our rates and dates
Enrollment: 31-01-2020
Exam: 5 de febrero de 2020 a las 8:00 a.m.
Interview: Del 10 al 21 de febrero de 2020
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en nuestra web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the program: 4 semestres (2 años)
Tuition payment: 24 de febrero al 6 de marzo de 2020
Classes start: Junio 1 del 2020 (curso de inducción)
Registration PIN cost: $321.300 COP
Total cost per semester: $15.727.950 COP
*The cost of the semester depends on the number of credits enrolled.

Documentation required for the enrollment 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 Ramirez Marin
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

Program Coordinator
Monica Trujillo Honeysberg

Do you want to know more? Write us


Learn about the features to be part of the pediatric program de Infectología.

Main fields

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 Pediatric Infectology program is aimed at specialists in Pediatrics.

  • Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital – Medellín
  • San Vicente University Hospital Foundation – Medellín
  • Medellín General Hospital – Medellín
  • Bolivarian University Clinic – Medellín

Son personas íntegras, with una formación academic based en conocimientos science básicas y clinical, destrezas en techniques of pediatric Infectology, con capacidad decision manual, which allow him an excellent development of his profession.

Nuestros egresados tienen las skills required to carry out their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by the Universidad CES para demostrar su commitment to excellence.

Solucionan de in a timely and appropriate manner to the problems of their patients. Son apasionados por his profession, respetuosos de human dignity, as well as that of his colleagues and teachers. Se comunican con his patients, his colleagues and his staff and always strives 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.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

You shall:
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. To have fulfilled the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Board of Governors.

4. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. Pay the fees for the degree, as established in the financial entitlements.
6. To have approved the graduate or research work.
7. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

Grupo Principal:
Pediatría CES

Main Group:
Pediatrics CES

Lines of research:

  • Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses “IMCI Strategy
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  • Small for gestational age, endocrinology and dysmorphia
  • Pediatric Pneumology

Groups that support the program:

Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies.

For financing we have agreements with:
Bank of Bogotá
Sapiencia Fund
Pichincha Bank
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Helm Bank

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Public entities

Program Coordinator

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another university

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Legal information of the program

Name of the program:
Specialization in Pediatric Infectology

Faculty of Medicine

Program mode:

Type of program:


Qualified Registration:
Resolution 4659 of May 7, 2012


Title granted:
Specialist in Pediatric Infectology

2 years (4 semesters)

2 per year

Total cost per semester:
$15.727.950 COP

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