Length of program 1 year
Timetable morning
Credits 60 ECTS
Degree DirectorDra. Mónica Solana-Tramunt
Application Open
masters-universitarisMEEF

Coordinators and faculty

Coordinator

  • Mònica Solana, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Sport Sciences (URL). Physical therapist for high-level athletes. Physical therapist and physical trainer for the Olympic swim team (Spanish Royal Swimming Federation, RFEN). Researcher in sports performance and proprioceptive training.

 

Faculty

  • Maria Giné, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences and the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Sport Sciences. PhD in Sport Sciences (URL). Physical therapist and expert in evaluating and improving physical function in fragile people. Research accreditation from AQU Catalonia and ANECA (with an active, recognised avenue of research). Researcher on promoting physical conditioning and improving physical function in special groups. Author of numerous articles in international journals.

  • Bernat Buscà Safont-Tria, PhD

Full professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Education Sciences (UB). Coach of the Olympic Male Skeleton Team of the Spanish Ice Sports Federation (FEDH). Researcher on the parameters that determine performance in sports. Author of numerous articles in international journals (ISI). Accreditation as a lecturer by AQU Catalonia (with an active, recognised avenue of research).

  • Núria Massó, PhD

Full professor in the Blanquerna–URL Faculty of Health Sciences. PhD in Medicine (UB). Expert on electromyography and physical activity and sports medicine (UB). Author of numerous articles in international journals. Accreditation as a lecturer by AQU Catalonia (with an active, recognised avenue of research).

  • Prof. Antón Fíguls

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Bachelor's in Physical Education (UB). National swimming coach. Physical trainer for the Olympic field hockey team (several Olympics). Researcher on monitoring performance in group sports.

  • Azahara Fort, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences (URL). Diploma in Physical Therapy (URL). Master's in High Performance Sports (UAM).

Physical trainer for the junior and senior Segle XXI teams (Joaquim Blume Residence). Accreditation as a lecturer by AQU Catalonia and ANECA Spain. Researcher on neuromuscular training and assessing to improve sports performance. Author of numerous articles in international journals.

  • Myriam Guerra, PhD

Full professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Medicine (UB). Expert physician in functional evaluation and state of health in special populations. Accreditation as a lecturer by AQU Catalonia (with an active, recognised avenue of research). Researcher on functional capacity and quality of life. Member of the American College of Sports Medicine. Author of numerous articles in international journals.

  • Jesús Fortuño, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences (URL). CEO of the company Esport 3. Researcher on the effects of physical activity on the elderly.

  • Alesander Badiola, PhD

Associate professor at FCS Blanquerna-URL. Physical therapist with a Top Up Degree in Rehabilitation Therapy. B. Sci. (Honours) in Rehabilitation Therapy. Master's in Physical Activity, Health and Sports Training (URL). Coordinator of the Bachelor's in Physical Therapy in the Blanquerna–URL Faculty of Health Sciences. Former physical therapist with the Real Sociedad S.A.D.

  • Carmen Porcar, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Bachelor's in Medicine and Surgery (UB). Adjunct physician with the Medical Care Service (CAR in Sant Cugat –Egarsat Terrassa), specialising in sports medicine and family and community medicine.

  • Josep Sánchez, PhD

Associate professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences (URL). Researcher in the genetic conditioning factors of physical condition.

  • Alexandre Yañez, PhD

Personal trainer and student of Human Nutrition and Dietetics (UVIC). PhD and BA in Physical Activity and Sports Sciences (Ramon Llull University). Master’s in Motor Activity and Education (University of Barcelona). Postgraduate in Psychoneuroimmunoendocrinology (University of Barcelona). International Master’s in Sports Nutrition and Clinical Nutrition (Isabel I University).

  • Mireia Porta:

Nutritionist with a Diploma in Human Nutrition and Dietetics, and BA in Food Science and Technology (University of Barcelona). She is an adjunct professor of Applied Nutrition” at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and works as a nutritionist in the clinical field at Serveis Mèdics Penedès. She is also the technical head of the sports nutrition company Maxinutrition.