Objectives and competences

Bodily injury assessment is the medical activity that assesses injuries, disabilities, sequelae and damages resulting from accidents or illnesses in order to determine fair compensation. This online professional-focus master's degree is designed to update participants' medical expertise in all areas, especially occupational disabilities, and leads towards accreditation as a medical assessor. The master's degree is intended for graduates in medicine who wish to work as medical inspectors in one of the disability assessment teams of the Catalan Institute of Medical Assessments or as independent or insurance-company medical assessors for workplace accidents.

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: 5.030,00 €
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:04/11/2024
Master's degree course homepage http://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/master/master-medicina-avaluadora.html
ManagmentBarrot Feixat, Carme
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


- To carry out the professional functions of a medical expert in the evaluation of bodily injury reports in car accidents.
- To acquire the training to evaluate employees' health status and to determine whether they suffer from temporary or permanent disabilities that prevent them from working.
- To assess disabilities (handicaps) and their impact.
- To perform the functions of an inspecting doctor in an evaluation and orientation team or in the Catalan Institute of Health and Medical Evaluation (ICAM).

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduates in medicine and surgery who wish to broaden their knowledge or specialize in this discipline.

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.

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