• UAB-specific Master's Degree
  • Code: 1095/20
  • 20th edition
  • Modality: Onsite
  • Credits: 80 ECTS
  • Start date: 17/01/2022
  • Finish date: 22/12/2022
  • Places: 2
  • Orientation: Professional
  • Price: 8920 €
  • Teaching language: Catalan (50%), Spanish (50%)
  • Location: Institut de Microcirurgia Ocular (IMO). c/ Josep Maria Lladó 3, Barcelona
Ophthalmology is the medical specialty which is responsible for the treatment of eye diseases. In the anterior segment subspecialty, its purpose includes diagnosis of disorders and diseases of the anterior segment of the eye through several tests. Some pathologies of the anterior segment require the application of a drug, this is the case of infectious and inflammatory processes. In other cases they may require surgery

Given the amount of scientific advances in ophthalmology we believe it necessary date training in anterior segment in a customized way. For this reason the number of students is limited to a minimum of 1 and a maximum of 2, so they can make the most of the knowledge of teachers ophthalmologists involved in the course, especially practical consultation, surgery, collecting documentation publications and ongoing studies, and also theoretically attending clinic sessions and preparing for meetings at which they expose areas of interest that have previously prepared. These works constitute the research which the student is required to develop during the course.

The master thesis will consist of writing a research paper with scientific methodology.
Program for doctors and ophthalmologists with some experience interested in acquiring expertise in anterior segment. Those selected will participate in both theoretical and practical in daily practice: evidence for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the current studies

Career opportunities

Diagnosis and treatment of patients in hospitals, department of ophthalmology, ophthalmic hospitals, etc.

Scholarships and financial aid

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Coordinating centres

Departamento de Cirugía

Collaborating centres



Mar Moragas

Phone: 934000700

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