Specialization in General Surgery

RPC-SO-40-No.413-2013 October 16, 2013 - In-person mode
RPC-SO-15-No.300-2017 April 26, 2017 - In-person mode


The specialty in general surgery has as general objective the training of specialists with ethical aptitudes and moral values, able to carry out diagnoses and procedures of surgical character open and minimal invasive, generating New knowledge through research in order to contribute to national development in the field of health.

aimed at

Professionals with a third level terminal in the area of medicine, awarded by a national or foreign university, recognized in the list of Senescyt, who have fulfilled their time of rural medicine (national).

title to be awarded

Once approved the academic, assistance, administrative requirements, defended the work of qualification and have published by year of study two (2) Articles of investigation and/or participated in Congresses as speakers in Related topics With the postgraduate course, the student will obtain the title of specialist in General surgery.

Student Profile When graduating

  • Conduct scientific research, providing innovative solutions to the problems inherent in the different pathologies that occur in the field of General and laparoscopic surgery.
  • understand the role that the surgeon general plays in the national and international context.
  • to interpret their own culture from the perspective of foreign cultures.
  • apply the different techniques to return more efficient treatment resolution to the various pathologies.
  • structure, manage and analyze the different problems that arise in general surgery.
  • conduct research using an appropriate methodological approach.
  • incorporate the new technologies in the different techniques for the development of the programs that are proposed in the development of the postgraduate.
  • to create strategies to help prevent the injury of biliary pathology.
  • apply different techniques in the development of the treatment to be established.
  • solve problems in the different pathologies of the general surgery.

Teacher Profile

The teachers of this program are professionals with degrees of fourth level and a wide domain and experience in the area to dictate.

Type of studies

The modality of study of the postgraduate is in person and dedication exclusively to the program. The student must file an affidavit of not having a working relationship with any organization.

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Admissions 2021