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Medicine

Approved by the Education Department Resolution Nº 535/99 (appendix III) and by Department of Education, Science and Technology Nº 1314/07 (Appendix V).
Degree: Médico.
Lenght: 5 years of attendance, 1 year of Mandatory Final Practice.

The career course includes an attendance of five years - one basic cycle and one clinical cycle – and the practices are fulfill in the main hospitals of Mendoza province.

Likewise, undergraduates must achieve a Final Mandatory Practice of one year, rotating among the main medical specialties (Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Gynecology-Obstetrics, Surgery, Primary and Rural Assistance), which will be an excellent experience not only to make their knowledge comprehensive and broader but  also to know the socially health problem of our area.

Goals

. To train physicians with a deep ethic sense and capacity to understand the human being comprehensibly,  accepting life and human dignity as supreme values.

. To prepare professionals able to get involved in their own active defense, acknowledging health as a right and their task as a service to render in the path for the citizenship building.

General Curriculum

1st Year

Anatomy I
General Histology and Cytology
Embryology
General Biochemistry I
Patent Care I
Anatomy II
General Biochemistry II
English Language I
Theory of Man

2nd Year

Physiology I
Genetics
Psychology
Immunology
Biophysics
Biostatistics
English Language II
Special Histology
Physiology II
Microbiology
Patent Care II

3rd Year

Physiopathology
Pathological Anatomy
Epidemiology and Demographics
English Language III
Diagnostic Imaging
Pharmacology
Medical Anthropology
Geriatrics
Seminar I (Nuclear Medicine)

4th Year

Internal Medicine I (Semiology)
Toxicology
Otolaryngology
Research Methodology
Ethics
Internal Medicine II (Diagnostic)
Surgery
Urology
English Language IV
Emergencies
Seminar II (Public Health and Health Economics)
Elective Course

5th Year

Internal Medicine III – (Therapeutic)
Pediatrics
Gynecology
Infectious Diseases
Orthopedics
Obstetrics
Legal Medicine and Deontology
Psychiatry
Neurology
Bioethics
Primary Care
Ophthalmology
Dermatology
Rehabilitation
Seminar III ( Internal Medical Integration I, Internal Medicine II and Internal Medicine III)
Elective Course

6thYear–Mandatory Final Practice (P.F.O.)

Internal Medicine
Pediatrics
Surgery
Gyneco-Obstetrics
Primary Care
Rural Primary Care
Professional Development and Orientation (Internship)
Mandatory and Final Summary Assessment

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