SNIES: 3476|Qualified Registration: Resolution 16728 November 20, 2013

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 practical theoretical teaching focused on the active participation of the student and in accordance with the needs of the country and the institutions where the graduates work actions.

Our program has a duration of one year and a half divided into 3 academic semesters, in which academic and research activities are developed.

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Enrollment: 30-06-2020
Interviews: Hasta el 1 de julio de 2020. Se realizarán de manera presencial o virtual dada la contingencia. 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
Publication of results: 1 de julio de 2020. La lista definitiva de los admitidos aparecerá en la Página Web 
Tuition payment: Hasta el 4 de julio de 2020
Start of classes: 2 de julio: Un día con Bienestar - 3 de julio: Cátedra CES e inicio de inducción - 4 de julio: Continuación de la inducción
Days and hours of classroom classes: Friday 5:00 pm at 9:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 am at 12:00 m.
Place: Universidad CES, headquarters El Poblado
Cost Registration PIN: $163.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $7.770.000 COP

Documentación requerida para el proceso de inscripción:

· 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

NOTA: Los documentos o fotocopias anteriores no necesitan estar autenticados.

No se considerarán aquellos formularios en los que se compruebe falsedad en los datos, o que no estén totalmente diligenciados.

No se podrá realizar la entrevista si viene a ella sin la documentación mínima exigida.

Coordinador Esp. Epidemiología Universidad CES
Carolina Salas Zapata
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1444

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Asistente División de Salud Pública Universidad CES
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1351


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

Why choose
this program?

We have the highest standards of quality in education, which allows us to recognize excellence.


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

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

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

allowing the integral formation of the epidemiologist and a greater field of action. In addition, the group of teachers is of high quality with Masters and / or PhD training.

The graduate of the program will be able to:

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

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


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Job Possibilities

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Financing and

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

You must pass all the subjects of the curriculum and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Have submitted the current evidence that the State determines as mandatory.
2. Present certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.

3. The payment of the rights of degree, established in the pecuniary rights.
4. The payment of the rights of degree, established in the pecuniary rights.
5. Peace and safety with the University for every concept.

The graduate of the program will have the following occupational profile

• May work in research and technological evaluation departments.
• Advisor on epidemiology, research methodology, clinical epidemiology and evidence-based medicine, undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

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

Para financiación tenemos convenios con:
Bank of Bogota
Sapience Fund
Pichincha Bank
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (NSF)
Helm Bank

We have scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:

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Legal information of the program

Program Name:
Specialization in Epidemiology

School of Medicine

Modality of the program:
Presence – based


Type of program:

Qualified Registration:
Resolution 16728 November 20, 2013


Title awarded:
Epidemiology Specialist

1 year and a half (3 semesters)

Total cost per semester:
$7.770.000 COP

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