About CESP



The Specialization Course in Public Health (CESP) is one of the mandatory stages of the Medical Internship in Public Health.


CESP is an intensive course that occurs within the working time and lasts for 12 months. This course is a training programme for public health medical doctors taught  in a higher education institution recognised by the Portuguese Medical Association


The main objectives are:

Offering an overall view of public health;

Develop knowledge and skills suitable for a public health professional.



Intended Students:


Public health medical doctors