Specialization in critical medicine

RPC-SO-32-No 323-2013 August 21, 2013 - In-person mode
RPC-SO-15-No.300-2017 April 26, 2017 - In-person mode


The specialty in critical medicine has as general objective the training of specialists with ethical aptitudes and moral values, able to identify and to give attention to patients with serious illnesses of emergency or in units of city Intensive OS, developing and following protocols of attention of the most frequent pathologies based on the review of scientific literature, world medical through the use of suitable instruments in order to recover the health of the critical patients.

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) and justify Less than two years of residency in internal medicine, intensive care, emergency, nephrology, respiratory, anesthesiology and General surgery in an academically recognized hospital institution through a contract of employment or as an affiliated physician.

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 topics related Two with the postgraduate, the student will obtain the title of specialist in critical medicine.

Student Profile When graduating

  • diagnose critical and intensive care pathologies.
  • treat and prevent critical illnesses, intensive care clinical, surgical and Gíneco-obstetric.
  • to carry out practical procedures in the intensive care unit through the knowledge and use of the technological systems used in the monitoring and treatment of diseases.
  • to apply the methodological basis of scientific research.
  • to know and apply the principles of administration and management of intensive care units.
  • access to the study and treatments of complex pathologies.
  • possess clinical criterion based on scientific knowledge and medical skill.
  • make diagnoses and treatments of curative or palliative type under strict bioethical management.

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