SNIES: 1820| Qualified registration: Resolution 105 of January 3, 2014
The Pediatrics program at CES University was created in 1985 and since then has trained specialists with the highest quality, who respond to the needs of child care.
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.
It has great strengths among which are general pediatric rotations in the areas of neonatology, infants and preschoolers, and childcare. It also has an excellent teaching group in the pediatric subspecialties of Cardiology, Infectology, Pneumology, and Endocrinology among others.
Know our rates and dates
Examination: 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 programme: 6 semesters (3 years)
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 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 do not need to be authenticated.
Those forms in which the data are 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
Nathalie Cataño Gil
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1163
Coordinator of the Pediatrics program
Mauricio Fernandez Laverde
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555
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Know the characteristics to be part of the Pediatrics program.
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.
Our Pediatrics program is aimed at general practitioners.
The main fields of practice of the Specialty in Pediatrics are
• Medellín General Hospital – Medellín
• Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital – Medellín
• Cardiovid Clinic- Medellin
• Santa Ana Children’s Clinic – Medellín
• CES Clinic – Medellín
• Manuel Uribe Angel Hospital – Envigado
They are integral people, with an academic training based on basic science and clinical knowledge, skills in Pediatric techniques, with manual decision-making capacity, which allow an excellent development of their profession.
Our graduates have the skills required to develop their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by UniversidadCES to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.
Our graduates have the necessary competencies to carry out their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by the CES University to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.
Our specialists solve in a timely and convenient way to address the problems of your patients. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as that of their peers and teachers. They communicate with their patients, their colleagues and their staff.
Know the requirements for graduation.
Groups and lines
Groups and lines
We offer different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.
We offer financing options and scholarships to our students, through 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 presented the current evidence that the State considers mandatory.
3. Present 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 at peace with the University in all respects.
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
We have agreements with:
Bank of Bogotá
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Physician, pediatrician, specialist in pediatric intensive care, master in epidemiology and professor at the University CES. He has extensive experience in teaching and research in the field of pediatrics and pediatric 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 Pediatrics
Type of program:
Resolution 105 of January 3, 2014
Specialist in Pediatrics
3 years (6 semesters)
Total cost per semester: