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Top 5 Master Degrees in Geriatric Medicine 2019

A master’s degree is an advanced study program that can be completed in about two years, provided students have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a similar area. Students can choose to earn a Master of Arts, an MSc, or an MBA, depending on their current and future goals.

Master in Geriatric Medicine

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5 Results in Geriatric Medicine

Universidad Pontificia Comillas

Suitable training for health care professionals is vital to guarantee quality palliative care. Therefore, the aim of the Master's Degree in Palliative Care is to ensure t ... [+]

Máster Universitario en Cuidados Paliativos

Para asegurar una atención paliativa de calidad es fundamental la adecuada formación de los profesionales del sistema sanitario, por ello la finalidad del Máster en Cuidados Paliativos es conseguir que los participantes adquieran los conocimientos específicos que les permita ofrecer a los pacientes en situación de enfermedad terminal, y a su familia, una atención integral, continuada e individualizada, en aspectos tanto físicos como emocionales, sociales y espirituales, promocionando la autonomía y respetando la dignidad del enfermo. El Máster que se presenta está dirigido a la especialización profesional y a fomentar la iniciación en tareas investigadoras.... [-]

Spain Madrid
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Spanish
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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Universitat Rovira i Virgili

This master's degree has a dual track: a professional specialization and an introduction to research. The objectives are therefore to train students to work in fields rel ... [+]

The master's degree offers both aspects of professional specialization and research initiation. Therefore, the main goals are:

To train professionals working in the fields related to aging, so that they are able to face the problems with a holistic and integrative vision. Acquire and develop skills for the transfer of new academic knowledge in the areas of health care and public health in aging. Acquire and develop skills to incorporate basic knowledge in aging. Develop skills for the care work and/or research multidisciplinary character in aging. Collaborating Institutions Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus Hospital Universitari Joan XXIII de Tarragona Hospital de la Santa Creu de Jesús Hospital Sociosanitari Francolí PADES Reus Hospital Comarcal d'Amposta Residència Gent Gran d'Amposta Residència Gent Gran de Sant Carles Campus Terres de l'Ebre Fundació Alícia Admission ... [-]
Spain Tarragona
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Spanish,Catalan
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
Online & Campus Combined
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Formación Alcalá

Number of hours and credits: 1000 hours and 40 ECTS ... [+]

Masters in Geriatric Medicine. Number of hours and credits: 1000 hours and 40 ECTS. Duration: 6 months minimum and 12 months maximum from the date of enrollment - Mode: Material provided in book format + Evaluation and Tutorials by Virtual Training Platform Alcalá. GOALS Learn to provide care for older people with multiple and complex comorbidities, since they have different health, social and functional needs of young people. Improve the health process and outcome in geriatric syndromes. Two examples would be the S. confusional and falls, both with significant co-morbidities. Plan an interdisciplinary approach focused on functionality, medication, hydration, sleep and orientation in geriatric to decrease the prevalence ... [-]
Spain Jaén
September 2019
Spanish
Part-time
6 - 12 months
Online
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Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)

Gerontology is set today as one of the priority areas and are attracting increasing interest in different disciplines. That is why a broad and specific training for all p ... [+]

Gerontology is set today as one of the priority areas and are attracting increasing interest in different disciplines. That is why a broad and specific training for all professionals involved in the field of aging has become a major demand. Especially when configured Gerontology today as one of the main sources of employment, nationally and internationally.

Gerontology is the study of the aging processes and individuals as they go through from childhood to the later stages. It covers from the study of the physical, social and mental changes in the elderly to the investigation of the changes in society resulting from the increasing aging population.

Older people are very different from each other. As you get older the needs, resources and capabilities vary. The field of aging is very different and offers many employment opportunities. The trend of an aging society causes a demand for professionals with expertise in aging.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
English
Part-time
6 months
Online
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Universidade da Coruña

This master's degree focuses as a postgraduate degree very useful for all university students wishing to work in the field of clinical or social gerontology, particularly ... [+]

Introduction

HE Interuniversity Master in Gerontology (MIX), Jointly organized by the universities of A Coruña (UDC) and Santiago de Compostela (USC), presents two specialties:

Social , offered by the USC through its University School of Nursing (EUE). Coordinator Manuel Gandoy Crego Clinic , offered by the UDC through its Faculty of Health Sciences (FCS). Coordinator José Carlos Millán Calenti

It has a teaching load of 90 ECTS credits, and the number of places is set at 40 for each of the organizing universities.

Why study the degree

This master's degree focuses as a postgraduate degree very useful for all university students wishing to work in the field of clinical or social gerontology, particularly graduates of the Health Sciences (medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, speech therapy, psychology .. .) And Social Sciences (social work, labor relations, psychopedagogy, sociology ...), from a professional point of view as well as academic and researcher through the completion of a doctoral thesis.... [-]

Spain A Coruña
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
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