Karen Søgaard

MSc in Physical Exercise, PhD in Human Physiology

1993 …2020
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Curriculum vitae for Karen Søgaard

Personal data
Karen Søgaard, Katholmvej 2 B, 2720 Vanløse, Phone.: 38 79 22 92

Academic degrees and education
1978 Graduation from Roskilde Katedralskole, Denmark (Matematisk Biologisk Studentereksamen)
1980 Minor in Nordic language and literature, University of Copenhagen.
1982 Minor in Physical education, University of Copenhagen.
1986 Major in Human Physiology, University of Copenhagen
1994 PhD, Human Physiology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
2001 and 2003 Course in International Competence (Flexsprog and Global Danmark)
2003 3 Module course in Project management and coordination (“Implement”)
2006 Shortlisted for a professorship in Physiotherapeutic research at SDU. Stilling nr 061012
2008 Shortlisted for a professorship in physical exercise at Aarhus University.

Employment and work abroad
1986-90 Research assistant at National Institute of Occupational Health. (Inc.5 months maternity leave)
1990-93 Ph D student at National Institute of Occupational Health,
1991 3 weeks as guest researcher at Department of Kinesiology, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
1993-97 Researcher at Department of Work Physiology at National Institute of Occupational Health.
1995-96 7 month as Research Fellow at Department of Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada.
1997-99 Senior Researcher at Department of Physiology at National Institute of Occupational Health.
1999-01 Senior Researcher at Department of Research in Computer Work at National Institute of Occupational Health.
2001 4 months as Research Fellow at Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Sydney, Australia
2002 Senior Researcher at Department of Physiology at National Institute of Occupational Health.
2003 1 month as guest researcher at Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, Sydney, Australia
2001-2004 Project manager of the Danish part of EC project “NEW”, Neuromuscular assessment in the elderly worker (http://www.lisin.polito.it/new/
2003-2006 Senior researcher and Coordinator for the Research group “Performance and Pain Physiology” at National Institute of Occupational Health, Denmark.
2007 Head of FINALE project research group. National Research Centre for the Working Environment.
2008-present Professor at Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark


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Research Output 1993 2019

Consensus for experimental design in electromyography (CEDE) project: Electrode selection matrix

Besomi, M., Hodges, P. W., Van Dieën, J., Carson, R. G., Clancy, E. A., Disselhorst-Klug, C., Holobar, A., Hug, F., Kiernan, M. C., Lowery, M., McGill, K., Merletti, R., Perreault, E., Søgaard, K., Tucker, K., Besier, T., Enoka, R., Falla, D., Farina, D., Gandevia, S. & 3 others, Rothwell, J. C., Vicenzino, B. & Wrigley, T., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Electromyography & Kinesiology. 48, p. 128-144

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

Electromyography
Consensus
Research Design
Needles
Research Personnel

Development of an exercise intervention as part of rehabilitation in a glioblastoma multiforme survivor during irradiation treatment: a case report

Hansen, A., Søgaard, K. & Minet, L. R., Jun 2019, In : Disability and Rehabilitation. 41, 13, p. 1608-1614

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Glioblastoma
Survivors
Exercise
Quality of Life
Physical Therapists

Effectiveness of an app-delivered self-management program for persons with low back pain – protocol for the SELFBACK randomised controlled trial

Sandal, L. F., Stochkendahl, M. J., Kjaer, P., Hartvigsen, J., Nicholl, B. I., Mair, F. S., Wood, K., Nilsen, T. I. L., Villumsen, M., Rasmussen, C. D. N., Svendsen, M. J., Cooper, K., Bach, K., Mork, P. J. & Søgaard, K., 22. Mar 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

Effects of Physical Exercise Training in the Workplace on Physical Fitness: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Prieske, O., Dalager, T., Herz, M., Hortobagyi, T., Sjøgaard, G., Søgaard, K. & Granacher, U., 7. Sep 2019, In : Sports Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

Workplace
Meta-Analysis
Exercise
Occupations
Databases

Activities 1997 2019

SELFBACK, a digital health intervention to support self-management in low back pain

Louise Fleng Sandal (Speaker), Karen Søgaard (Speaker), Mette Jensen Stochkendahl (Speaker), Malene Jagd Svendsen (Guest lecturer), Paul Jarle Mork (Speaker), Barbara Nicholl (Speaker)
3. Sep 2019

Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

Work Disability Prevention and Integration Conference 2019

Mette Jensen Stochkendahl (Organizer), Karen Søgaard (Organizer), Jan Hartvigsen (Organizer), Andreas Holtermann (Organizer), Merete Labriola (Organizer)
4. Jun 20197. Jun 2019

Activity: Attending an eventConference organisation or participation

Censor for 14 Bachelorstuderende: Bacheloreksamen

Karen Søgaard (Guest lecturer)
29. Jun 201630. Jun 2016

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities

Gigtforeningen (External organisation)

Karen Søgaard (Member)
1. Jun 201630. May 2018

Activity: MembershipMembership of review committee

Projects 2016 2020

Press / Media

Kan man undgå nedslidning?

Karen Søgaard

25/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Ny professor i fysioterapi vil forske i forebyggelse

Karen Søgaard

13/09/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hjælp familiens seniorer i gang med motion

Karen Søgaard

22/05/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hjælp familiens seniorer i gang med motion

Karen Søgaard

17/05/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Hjælp familiens seniorer i gang med motion

Karen Søgaard

17/05/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Prizes

Steno prisen

Karen Søgaard (Recipient), 7 Oct 2016

Prize: Prizes, scholarships, distinctions