Torkell Ellingsen

Clinical professor - Head of Research - Consultant

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Curriculum

Position
Professor - Head of Research - Consultant in Rheumatology (since 2013).
Odense University Hospital / Southern University of Denmark.
.
Scientific societies / Boards / Adjunct professorhips:
Currently:

2020- Member of the Research Board of the Danish Society of Rhuematology.

2019-      Member of the Danish Society of Rheumatology Association "National Guideline Committee regarding Comorbidities in Inflammatory Arthritis"

2018-      Member of the Danish Society of Rheumatology Association (DSR) "National Guideline Committee regarding Rheumatoid arthritis"  
2017-      Co-chair of the Phd-Grant omittee at Odense University Hospital. 
2016-      Executive member of the Research board at Odense University Hospital.
2016-      Adjunct professor Århus University in “Rational and innovative patient pathways”. 
2015-      Member of ATACC-RA, A Trans Atlantic Cardiovascular risk Consortium in Rheumatoid arthritis.
2014-      Member of the Research board at Odense University Hospital.
2005-      Member of the Steering committees of the following national multicenter RCT’s: CIMESTRA, OPERA, DANACT, ERACORI (PI), FLORA (PI).  
.
Previously:
2010-13  Chairman of the board for ´Evaluation of Biologic treatment` Region Midt.
2010-13  Chairman of the Research board at Hospital Unit Midt, Viborg.
2010-13  Member of Region Midt ´Scientific Ethical board`.
2010-13  Associate professor at the Clinical Institute, Health, Aarhus University.
2008-13  Associate professor, Department of Public Health, Health, Aarhus University.
2008-13  Head of Research and consultant at the Rheumatology unit, Diagnostic Centre, Silkeborg. 
2005-9    Member of the Research board of the Danish Society of Rheumatology.
2005-8    Member of the board of the Danish Society of Rheumatology.
 .
Education / Academic degree:
2008       Specialist in Internal medicine: Rheumatology. The Danish National Healthboard.
2000       Ph.D: MCP-1 in Rheumatoid arthritis and Temporal arteritis. Health, Aarhus University, DK.
1992       MD. Health, Aarhus University, Denmark.
.
Research area:
Aspects of early diagnosis, cardiovascular comorbidity, prognosis, compliance and pathogenesis focusing on the microbiome in early and chronic Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis and Spondyloarthropathy. Using: Imaging (PET-CT, CT-KAG, MRI of joints and heart, ultrasound of heart, joints and tendons (including Doppler/Speckle track echocardiograpy and elastography)), immunological and molecular-biological techniques (including ELISA, flow-cytometry, immunohistochemistry, western-blotting, SNP-genetics, micro-RNA, in vitro migration, mononuclear and stemcell proliferation-assays and pharmacokinetics) and epidemiological approaches.
This in inception and transsectional cohorts and investigator initiated trials (randomized blinded as well as open treatment strategy studies with conventional DMARD's, biological DMARD's as well as and innovative strategies like microbiome transplantation or multidisciplinary comorbidity intervention).
.
International peer reviewed publications / posters / oral presentations:
Publications: See below, 11 primary authorships.
Oral presentations internationally: since 2005: 25.
ORCID CV: Orcidid.org/0000-0003-0426-4962
SDU CV: http://findresearcher.sdu.dk/portal/en/persons/torkell-ellingsen(12189359-9c0f-4bf1-8b75-be844c75b85b)/cv.html?id=121502397
H-index and citations: See Scopus link on this page.

Teachingportfolio:

Courses in MCQ examinations, Problembased learning (PBL), Teambased learning (TBL) and public speaking.

Currently Responsible for K2 Modul: Mussculoskelatal and Blood diseases, Facultiy of health, including exams.

Since 2008 pre- and post-graduate experience as teacher of nurses, biopharmaceuticals, medical students an colleques with responsibility for examinations in University settings at two University facultiess (see employment). Research supervisor experience with pregraduate researchers (medicine, nursing, physiotherapy, farmaci) and post graduate Phd- and post doc supervision.

Preferred methodology may include PBL, TBL, lectures including Zoom-lectures

Have running experience in revison and evaluation of teaching setups generally.  

External positions

Adjunct professor in "Rational and innovative patient pathways", Aarhus University

2016 → …

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Torkell Ellingsen is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 26 Similar Profiles

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output

A MULTICENTER RANDOMIZED STUDY IN EARLY RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS TO COMPARE ACTIVE CONVENTIONAL THERAPY VERSUS THREE BIOLOGICAL TREATMENTS: 24 WEEK EFFICACY RESULTS OF THE NORD-STAR TRIAL

Hørslev-Petersen, K., Hetland, M. L., Haavardsholm, E. A., Rudin, A., Nordstrom, D., Nurmohamed, M., Gudbjornsson, B., Lampa, J., Uhlig, T., Gröndal, G., Østergaard, M., Heiberg, M., Twisk, J., Krabbe, S., Lend, K., Olsen, I., Lindqvist, J., Ekwall, A. K. H., Grøn, K. L., Kapetanovic, M. C. & 22 others, Faustini, F., Tuompo, R., Lorenzen, T., Cagnotto, G., Baecklund, E., Hendricks, O., Vedder, D., Sokka-isler, T., Husmark, T., Ljosa, M-K. A., Brodin, E., Ellingsen, T. J., Soderbergh, A., Rizk, M., Reckner, Å., Larsson, P., Uhrenholt, L., Just, S. A., Stevens, D., Laurberg, TB., Bakland, G. & van Vollenhoven, R. F., 6. Jun 2020.

Research output: Contribution to conference without publisher/journalPosterResearchpeer-review

  • A MULTICENTER RANDOMIZED STUDY IN EARLY RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS TO COMPARE ACTIVE CONVENTIONAL THERAPY VERSUS THREE BIOLOGICAL TREATMENTS: 24 WEEK EFFICACY RESULTS OF THE NORD-STAR TRIAL

    Hørslev-Petersen, K., Hetland, M. L., Haavardsholm, E. A., Rudin, A., Nordstrom, D., Nurmohamed, M., Gudbjornsson, B., Lampa, J., Uhlig, T., Gröndal, G., Østergaard, M., Heiberg, M., Twisk, J., Krabbe, S., Lend, K., Olsen, I., Lindqvist, J., Ekwall, A. K. H., Grøn, K. L., Kapetanovic, M. C. & 22 others, Faustini, F., Tuompo, R., Lorenzen, T., Cagnotto, G., Baecklund, E., Hendricks, O., Vedder, D., Sokka-isler, T., Husmark, T., Ljosa, M-K. A., Brodin, E., Ellingsen, T. J., Soderbergh, A., Rizk, M., Reckner, A., Larsson, P., Uhrenholt, L., Just, S. A., Stevens, D., Laurberg, TB., Bakland, G. & van Vollenhoven, R. F., 6. Jun 2020, In : Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 79, suppl. 1, p. 13-16 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  • Open Access

    Assessing the effect of interventions for axial spondyloarthritis according to the endorsed ASAS/OMERACT core outcome set: a meta-research study of trials included in Cochrane reviews

    Andreasen, R. A., Kristensen, L. E., Baraliakos, X., Strand, V., Mease, P. J., de Wit, M., Ellingsen, T., Hansen, I. M. J., Kirkham, J., Wells, G. A., Tugwell, P., Maxwell, L., Boers, M., Egstrup, K. & Christensen, R., 25. Jul 2020, In : Arthritis Research & Therapy. 22, 16 p., 177.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    Open Access
    File
  • 11 Downloads (Pure)

    Clinical Value of Ultrasonographic Assessment in Lateral Epicondylitis Versus Asymptomatic Healthy Controls

    Krogh, T. P., Fredberg, U., Ammitzbøll, C. & Ellingsen, T., Jul 2020, In : American Journal of Sports Medicine. 48, 8, p. 1873-1883

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  • Activities

    • 8 Talks and presentations in private or public companies
    • 3 Conference presentations
    • 1 Organisation or participation in workshops, courses or seminars

    An MRI guided Treat-To-Target strategy in Rheumatoid Arthritis patients in clinical remission improved MRI inflammation but not damage progression – results from the Imagine-RA randomized controlled trial

    Signe Møller-Bisgaard (Speaker), Kim Hørslev-Petersen (Speaker), Bo Jannik Ejbjerg (Speaker), Merete Lund Hetland (Speaker), Lykke Midtbøll Ørnbjerg (Speaker), Daniel Glinatski (Speaker), J. Møller (Speaker), Michael Boesen (Speaker), R Christensen (Speaker), Kristian Stengaard-Pedersen (Speaker), Ole Rintek Madsen (Speaker), B. Jensen (Speaker), Jan Alexander Villadsen (Speaker), Ellen Margrethe Hauge (Speaker), Philip Bennett (Speaker), Oliver Hendricks (Speaker), Karsten Asmussen (Speaker), Marcin Ryszard Kowalski (Speaker), Hanne Lindegaard (Speaker), Sabrina Mai Nielsen (Speaker), Henning Bliddal (Speaker), N Krogh (Speaker), Torkell Juulsgaard Ellingsen (Speaker), AH Nielsen (Speaker), Lone Balding (Speaker), Anne Grethe Jurik (Speaker), H. Thomsen (Speaker) & Mikkel Østergaard (Speaker)

    14. Jun 2018

    Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

    The value of adding MRI to a clinical Treat-To-Target strategy in rheumatoid arthritis patients in clinical remission: Clinical and radiographic outcomes from the IMGINE-RA randomized controlled trial

    Signe Møller-Bisgaard (Speaker), Kim Hørslev-Petersen (Speaker), Bo Jannik Ejbjerg (Speaker), Merete Lund Hetland (Speaker), Lykke Midtbøll Ørnbjerg (Speaker), Daniel Glinatski (Speaker), J. Møller (Speaker), Michael Boesen (Speaker), R Christensen (Speaker), Kristian Stengaard-Pedersen (Speaker), Ole Rintek Madsen (Speaker), B. Jensen (Speaker), Jan Alexander Villadsen (Speaker), Ellen Margrethe Hauge (Speaker), Philip Bennett (Speaker), Oliver Hendricks (Speaker), Karsten Asmussen (Speaker), Marcin Ryszard Kowalski (Speaker), Hanne Lindegaard (Speaker), Sabrina Mai Nielsen (Speaker), Henning Bliddal (Speaker), N Krogh (Speaker), Torkell Juulsgaard Ellingsen (Speaker), AH Nielsen (Speaker), Lone Balding (Speaker), Anne Grethe Jurik (Speaker), H. Thomsen (Speaker) & Mikkel Østergaard (Speaker)

    13. Jun 2018

    Activity: Talks and presentationsConference presentations

    A rational and innovative research strategy in rheumatology

    Torkell Juulsgaard Ellingsen (Guest lecturer)

    7. Jun 2018

    Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

    Landsdækkende RCT-studier ved reumatoid arthritis i Danmark

    Torkell Juulsgaard Ellingsen (Guest lecturer)

    25. May 2018

    Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

    Interstitiel lungesygdom med autoimmune features - IPAF

    Torkell Juulsgaard Ellingsen (Guest lecturer)

    24. Nov 2017

    Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

    Projects