College of Health Sciences

The mission of the College of Health Sciences is to prepare professionals in the different branches of health with a formal education in Humanities and Liberal Arts associated with Human Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Dentistry, and Public Health, and the areas of Optometry and Human Nutrition.

 

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Undergraduate Programs (Majors)

We offer programs where you will gain solid knowledge, strengthen communication skills, critical thinking, and analysis and research, and receive a comprehensive humanist training.

Academic Schools

During the past three decades, USFQ has consolidated a wide alternative in academic programs and in different branches of knowledge. Many of our Schools are leaders in each of their areas within Ecuadorian higher education.

Minors

We offer a multidisciplinary education supported by the versatility of global knowledge and methodologies.
About Us

Mission

The mission of the College of Health Sciences is to prepare professionals in the different branches of health with a formal education in Humanities and Liberal Arts, associated with excellence in academic training in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, and Dentistry, in order to deliver complete professionals, upright and endowed with critical thinking, molded by a select group of professors of the fourth level and superior human quality and warmth, to society.

The College of Health Sciences was founded in September 1994 and integrates the Schools of Human Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Dentistry, and Public Health, and the areas of Optometry and Nutrition. Since its inception, the College has aimed at integrating Liberal Arts and Humanities with Medicine to develop a curriculum that is emerging with greater significance in the 21st century.

The College of Health Sciences maintains agreements with various universities in the United States and Europe to carry out student exchanges, internships, and tutoring abroad.

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Francisco Javier Cabrera Aulestia
Professor of the College of Health Sciences
Coordinator of the Histopathology Service at the Animal Health Laboratory, IBIOTROP
(+593 2) 297-1700
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Eugenio Espejo Building, EE-08A, EE-305
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Research Institutes

The Institute for Social Medicine & Global Challenges IMS&DG is a multidisciplinary centre of excellence of academics, dedicated to research on public health and nutrition problems and their determinants, for the support of prevention and health promotion activities, the training…

Neuroscientific research is a broad field that includes clinical neurology, neurophysiology, psychophysiology, and cognitive science. The research carried out by the Institute aims to answer questions related to the central nervous system, from clinical neurological care to the relationship between…

The institute is a USFQ dependent entity, organized to facilitate comprehensive scientific research in biomedical areas such as: physiology, genetics, endocrinology, reproduction, molecular and cellular biology, epidemiology, health, and ethno-medicine. It is located on USFQ's main campus and aims to be part…

Noticias

En este enlace encontrarás noticias, eventos y actividades del Colegio de Ciencias de la Salud de la Universidad San Francisco de Quito.

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