Personal profile



  • Current position: Professor and consultant, Department of Clinical Immunology, Odense University Hospital and Faculty for Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark from 1/8 2001.
  • Chief consultant at Department of Clinical Immunology, Vævstypelaboratoriet, H:S Rigshospitalet from September 1998 to July 2001.
  • Authorization as a specialist in clinical immunology March 1998.
  • Doctoral thesis ( from the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, January 1996. Title: Regulation of the human B-lymphocyte response against Haemophilus influenzae type b capsular polysaccharide.
  • Authorisation to independent praxis as a medical doctor, September 1989.
  • Authorisation as a medical doctor, January 1987.
  • MD January 1987 from University of Copenhagen

Current Scientific Positions

  • Chairman of the Scientific Committee under the Danish Blood Donor Organization (from 2011).
  • Member of the Advisory Board for the Specialty of Clinical Immunology, Region of Southern Denmark (from January 2007).


  • Received Aage og Edith Dyssegaards Fonds æreslegat, 1993.
  • Silver medal, University of Copenhagen, 1981.

Research Supervision 

  • Previously supervised >30 students during their thesis work.


Research areas

Cellular immunotherapy of cancer with CAR T-cell technology

Primary immunodeficiencies

B-lymphocyte repertoire and immunoglobulin genes


Education/Academic qualification

Medicine, MD, University of Copenhagen

1. Sept 197831. Jan 1987

Award Date: 31. Jan 1987

Research areas

  • Clinical immunology


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