Summer course: Pain Management

The subject of pain management covers a wide range of health science disciplines. The main objective is to introduce you to the methods, procedures, models, techniques and actions commonly used in pain management, in order to provide you with a comprehensive vision, based on scientific evidence, from the different professional fields of the health sciences.

Dates: From July 8th to July 12th, 2024.

Pain management
Pain management

Why study this course?

  • You will identify the physical and emotional components involved in the different pain processes.
  • You will learn the principles and theories of physical agents and biomechanics and their applications in the treatment and prevention of musculoskeletal pain.
  • You will study the different therapeutic options for pain management in patients with advanced and terminal illness.
  • You will learn about the evidence-based practice model, neurophysiology, the diagnostic process and objectification tools related to pain.


A diploma will be awarded by the University!

Course description

  • Duration: 1 week.
  • Credits: 2 ECTS.
  • Language: Spanish.
  • Place: San Juan de Dios University School - Ciempozuelos and San Rafael Health Sciences Campus.
  • Requirements: Graduate in Nursing or equivalent, final year student in Nursing or equivalent, Graduate in Physiotherapy or equivalent, final year student in Physiotherapy or equivalent.
  • Registration: to carry out this procedure please contact(comillas.internacional@comillas.edu)
  • Registration deadline: until June 1st.
  • Price: 500 Euros. Early Bird Discount until April 15th: 20% off the course price.


Comillas Pontifical University does not have its own accommodation, but offers alternative accommodation options for students of the university.

Comillas International

Monday to Thursday: from 9:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 17:00h. Friday: from 9:00 to 13:30h.

Monday to Friday: from 9:00 to 13:30h., during the months of June, July and August.