UFJF - Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora

UFJF’s Postgraduate Program in Health Sciences (known as PPgS), based at the School of Medicine at UFJF, was established in 2005. CAPES (Brazil’s federal agency for post-graduation) classified PPgS as grade 5 (Very good).   PPgS offers M.Sc. and Ph.D. levels focusing in interdisciplinary approaches to a wide range of health issues. Its goal is to form graduated professionals capable to design and conduct high level scientific investigations, as well as to perform with excellence the teaching/educational role in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. It is expected from such professional to be able to obtain funds, to propose, conduct and disseminate studies which focus on the 11 research lines that compose our Postgraduate Program.   PPgS is composed by 17 Research Groups and has an academic philosophy focused on excellence, interdisciplinarity and internationalization[...] Read more

Graduate Program in Health