University education

Doctors from the Centro de Oftalmología Barraquer (Barraquer Ophthalmology Centre) currently give classes to students in 1st and 5th year of their Medicine Degree at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya – UIC (International University of Catalonia), Medicine and Health Sciences Faculty, in the following subjects:

  • Structure and Function: Skin and Sense Organs . 1st year of Medicine.
    • Place: UIC (International University of Catalonia), Sant Cugat Campus (Barcelona)
    • Doctors: Rafael I. Barraquer and Dr. José Lamarca
    • Learning Structure: Master classes based on subject groups
  • Ophthalmology. 5th year of Medicine.
    • Place: UIC (International University of Catalonia) Campus Sant Cugat (Barcelona)
    • Doctors: Dr. Rafael I. Barraquer, Dr. Javier Elizalde, Dr. Maria Isabel Canut, Dr. Ainhoa Martínez Grau and Dr. Idoia Rodríguez, at the Sant Cugat Campus.
    • Learning Structure: Master classes based on subject groups
  • Ophthalmology practicals. Optional subject in 5th year of Medicine.
    • Place: Theory classes in the UIC (International University of Catalonia), Sant Cugat Campus (Barcelona)
      • Practical classes in the Barraquer Centre of Ophthalmology
    • Doctors: Rafael I. Barraquer, Dr. Javier Elizalde, Dr. Maria Isabel Canut, Dr. Ainhoa Martínez Grau and Dr. Idoia Rodríguez, at the Sant Cugat Campus.
    • Learning Structure: Groups of 4 students, who divide into Group A and Group B. Seminars (anterior segment, oculoplasty, strabismus, retina and glaucoma), clinical consultations, A&E department, functional and complementary explorations, experimental surgery laboratory, operating theatres.