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Teaching activities

SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital is a university centre that supports training in order to give its health professionals the highest level of competency in technical and human aspects. Through training, we promote comprehensive care based on multidisciplinary work in order to improve the health of patients.

We are the Paediatric Medicine training centre at the Universitat de Barcelona and the Nursing subjects training centre at the University School of Nursing, affiliated with this university and given at the Sant Joan de Déu Teaching Campus.

Our accredited training specialties are:

  • Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Pharmacy
  • Clinical Biochemistry

Each year, the Hospital helps to train more than 11,000 professionals, through formal education (undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate) and non-formal education. A total of 1,700 students complete rotations, residencies and internships at our centre, and 9,400 students complete some sort of training activity in Education Sant Joan de Déu, which coordinates all teaching activity at our Hospital and offers training activities in all paediatric specialties.

View our courses for professionals