Department of Surgery

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    Pg. Vall d'Hebron 119-129

    08035 Barcelona


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

This department coordinates, according to the teaching program of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), the education of the following knowledge areas: Surgery, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Traumatology & Orthopedics and Urology. It also organizes and develops its master's degree programs, as well as the third cycle studies in these areas of knowledge.

As a basic research unit, it promotes and supports the activities and initiatives and knowledge transfer of its academic staff.

The academic staff, the research staff in training, the administration staff and services attached are their members.

It is a department structured in geographically dispersed units located in the Hospitals Teaching Units.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land


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