Objectives and competences

This master's degree equips future medical professionals with the competences and skills they will need to thoroughly study the lifestyle, environment and genetic, physiological and biochemical factors of the patient. This will allow them to design effective and safe personalized treatment plans that will yield optimal results, ultimately prolonging life and improving its quality and control and even preventing the loss of physical and mental faculties that these factors entail. The master's degree gives the tools to help predict and delay the diseases that each individual is predisposed to suffer, creating a lifestyle through nutrition, supplementation, physical exercise and other complementary tools.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolInstitut de Formació Contínua IL3
Branch of knowledge
  • Medicine and dentistry
Mode of deliveryDistance
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 7.630,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:09/04/2024
Master's degree course homepage https://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/master-medicina-antienvelliment-longevitat
ManagmentIbáñez García, Iván
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


- To know the physiology, biochemistry and pathophysiology of ageing-related diseases.
- To gain mastery, based on rigorous scientific knowledge, in the treatment of chronic diseases that develop with the passage of time according to individual lifestyles, and to understand prognosis methods and prevention guidelines through physiological treatments.
- To learn to establish an accurate medical history and conduct physical explorations to diagnose diseases or risk factors.
- To learn the required criteria to order tests and additional analytic tests and to interpret them.
- To learn to use in professional consultations knowledge gained on the influence of certain habits and nutrition on health.
- To provide food guidelines and prescribe nutritional supplements, physical exercise, and hormones (when necessary).
- Promote healthy habits and disease prevention guidelines for the general population.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Doctors, mainly from the specialization in cosmetic medicine or plastic and reconstructive surgery, although the programme is open to doctors with any other medical specialization.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 403 96 96
Observations:Online learning

For further enquiries

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 309 36 54
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.