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Expertise in genetics and genomics. Has more than 25 years experience in linking genetic variation to phenotype for both rare and common complex diseases. Has a strong interest in gender medicine and womens reproductive health. Leading the Danish contribution to the largest genome-wide association analysis of endometriois to date. 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality

Education/Academic qualification

PhD (Human Genetics), University of Southern Denmark

Award Date: 18 Nov 2003

MSc (Chemistry-Biotechnology), Aarhus University

Award Date: 1 Nov 1997

External positions

Associate Professor (Faculty) (Genetics in complex diseases), Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University

201230 Apr 2021

Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University


Senior Scientist, Department of Heamatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg


Postdoc, Institute of Human Genetics, Aarhus University



  • Biomedicine
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • GWAS
  • Sequencing
  • Spatial transcriptomics
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Endometriosis
  • Women health
  • Biomarkers
  • Personalised Medicine
  • Calmodulin
  • Education
  • Genetics


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