The course consists of 120 hours of a theoretical component and 120 hours of a pratical component, based on the “Core Curriculum for Professional Education in Pain”, published by the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), lectured in after-working hours, aiming at providing a multidisciplinary education in the field of pain.
Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar
Multidisciplinary Chronic Pain units of the following hospitals:
Hospital Central do Funchal
Hospital Garcia de Orta
Hospital Geral de Santo António
Hospital S.António dos Capuchos
Hospital de S.João
Hospitais Universitários de Coimbra
Inst. Port. de Oncologia de Lisboa
Inst. Port. de Oncologia do Porto
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
The Post-graduate Course on Pain Medicine has a theoretical component with lectures based on the Core Curriculum for Professional Education in Pain of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP), and a practical component comprising 150 hours in multidisciplinary Chronic Pain Units accredited by the scientific committee of the course.
Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar, multidisciplinary Chronic Pain units of the Centro Hospitalar de São João (Porto), Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Hospitais Universitários de Coimbra, Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos (Lisboa), Hospital Garcia de Orta (Almada), Hospital do Funchal (Madeira), and of the Instituto Português de Oncologia of Porto and Lisbon.
Administration: Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto
Coordinator: José M. Castro Lopes
Eligibility: Medical doctors
Accreditation: 30 ECTS
Application deadline: 14th may - 8th june
Schedule: Fridays from 17h00 to 20h00 and saturdays from 09h30 to 12h30.
Mailing /contact address:
Department for Research and Graduate Studies - firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Division – email@example.com
Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
|Teacher Responsible:||José Castro Lopes|
|Type of course/cycle of study:||Specialization|