Objectives and competences

This one-year 60 ECTS master's degree allows students to fully take part in the dynamics of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit of Sant Joan de Déu Hospital through a multidisciplinary theoretical-practical learning model that also involves other hospital departments (microbiology, pharmacy, immunology, infection control and intensive care units). The master?s degree has 4 modules of 12-15 credits and a final master's degree project (6 credits). It is taught in Catalan, Spanish and English.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
Branch of knowledge
  • Medicine and dentistry
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 1.800,00 €
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:02/09/2024
ManagmentNoguera Julian, Antoni
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


To acquire advanced competences in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases in children in the community and hospital environments, and of the main infectious diseases that are imported into our environment.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Doctors specializing in paediatrics or paediatrics residents in the last year of training with an interest in infectious diseases in children.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
Servei d¿Infectologia
Passeig Sant Joan de Déu 2
08950 - Esplugues
Email address:susana.parraga@sjd.es
Telephone:932532100, 73902
Observations:Monday to Friday, face-to-face.

For further enquiries

Address:Susana Párraga Martín
Passeig Sant Joan de Dëu 2

08950 - Esplugues
Email address:susana.parraga@sjd.es
Telephone:932532100, 73902
Observations:contact preferably through email; telephone available during office hours.

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