Biomedical ethics. Research ethics. Ethics and public health. Standards frameworks and professionalization. Ethical decision-making process. Ethical issues in risk assessment and management related to public and population health. Professionalism and alternative and complementary medicine. Ethics and biotechnologies (genetic material biobank, nanotechnology). Medical education. Measurement and assessment of ethical competencies in the clinical environment.
Dialogue as an ethical competency (operational model intended to professionals).
Continuing improvement of quality in the maintenance of skills.
Experimental and clinical pain assessment. Clinical Trials of analgesic approaches. Study of endogenous mechanisms of pain control in animals and humans. The role of sex hormones on pain. Placebo effect. Neurophysiological mechanisms of the neurostimulation of the posterior cords.