Faculty of Nursing of the University of Antioquia

Identification
Name of university: 
Universidad de Antioquia
Entity reporting directly: 
Communications Faculty of Nursing
School: 
Faculty of Nursing
School Founded in: 
1 950
Location
Street and Number: 
64th Street # 53-09
City: 
Medellin, Antioquia
Postal Code: 
1226
Country: 
Colombia
Phone: 
034-2196300
Fax: 
034-2110058
Program(s)
Name of the Program: 
Nursing
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Eight Semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Nursing
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Nursing - Other
Name of the Program: 
Specialization in Nursing in Adult Care in Critical Health Status.
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Three semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Specialization
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Nursing Specialist in Adult Care in Critical Health Status
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Adult Health Nursing
Name of the Program: 
Nursing Specialization in Child Care in Critical Health Status
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Three semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Specialization
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Nursing Specialist in Child Care in Critical Health Status
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Child health nursing
Name of the Program: 
Specialization Nursing Care for Cancer Patients and their Family
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Three semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Specialization
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Specialist in Nursing Care for Patients with Cancer and their Family
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Oncology Nursing
Name of the Program: 
Master of Nursing
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Four semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Masters
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Magister in Nursing
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Nursing - Other
Name of the Program: 
Master in Collective Health
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Four semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Masters
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Magister in Collective Health
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Public health nursing
Name of the Program: 
Doctorate in Nursing
Language(s): 
Spanish
Length of program in months: 
Eight semesters
Type of basic program: 
Degree
Type of post-degree: 
Doctorate
Modality: 
In-person
Initial Exam required: 
Yes
Admission of foreigner students: 
Yes
Granted Title: 
Doctor of Nursing
Accreditated by Official entity: 
Yes
Topic area: 
Nursing - Other
Research Groups
Name: 
Group the Practice of Nursing in the Social Context (GIPECS)
Line of Research: 
• Research line: Nursing care in peri-operative patients • Caregivers and caregivers • Culture and health and life care • Nursing care for adults in chronicity • Quality management of care • Sociology of the professions • Mother and child care
Email: 
claudia.lopera@udea.edu.co
Comments: 
A group of professors and undergraduate and graduate students from different disciplines, seeks to produce scientific knowledge related to the care of life and health of people. From the scientific activity of the Group students are formed, the Nursing curriculum is fed, the general health practices and the knowledge is projected to the society through three groups of solidarity extension: University Classroom of Elderly, Care to family caregivers in Home care and caregivers of people with multiple sclerosis.
Name: 
Social Policies and Health Services
Line of Research: 
-Mortality and social response - Living and health conditions - Anthropological demography. • Health services - Education - Mental health, community care and rurality
Email: 
hugo.munera@udea.edu.co
Comments: 
The group seeks to produce knowledge that contributes to the solution of priority problems of health-disease-care, in the formulation and development of proposals that contribute to the decision makers of local and institutional administrations and the community in general , In the construction of a set of knowledges that respond to the needs of the population and offer explanations to better understand the problematic of the relationship between living conditions, social policies and social determination and Health.
Name: 
Health Promotion
Line of Research: 
-Theory and Practice in Health Promotion -Education for Health -The Systematization of Experiences -The Evaluation in Health Promotion.
Email: 
alejandra.valencia@udea.edu.co
Comments: 
The objective of this group is to produce theoretical, methodological and practical knowledge in Health Promotion to contribute to the human and social development of individuals and groups.
Name: 
Women's Health
Line of Research: 
-Promotion of women's health -Sexual and reproductive health -Women's Mental Health -Domestic Violence -Chronic and degenerative diseases of women -Woman and work -Masculinities
Email: 
victoria.giraldo@udea.edu.co
Comments: 
The objective of this group is to encourage the development of research that proposes the transformation of the conditions of life and health of women.
Scientific Journals
Title: 
Nursing research and education journal
Email: 
revistaiee@udea.edu.co