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Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine: teaching

SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital is a university hospital affiliated with the University of Barcelona, with which we share our knowledge and train professionals so that they may specialise in high-complexity medicine. Each year, 10 resident physicians are trained in the Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine Unit. In addition, we offer various undergraduate and postgraduate courses.


  • Theory classes at several universities given by professionals from the department.
  • Practical training programme for students from university schools of physiotherapy and students from university schools of occupational therapy in Catalonia.  


  • Training of Resident Physicians (MIR) specialising in Rehabilitation from other Spanish and international hospitals with no rehabilitation unit for children.
  • Training of physiotherapists from postgraduate diploma and master's degree programmes in Paediatric Physiotherapy and Respiratory Physiotherapy.

Learn with us

Our doctors lead various Master’s, post-graduate and training courses in accredited training specialities. We work with the Universitat de Barcelona to offer you the very best of our knowledge.