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Rigshospitalet - a part of Copenhagen University Hospital
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Specialist in Endocrinology and Internal Medicine.

Large experience within the field of diabetes with focus on pregnant women with diabetes.

Main research areas

pregnant women with type 1 diabetes

pregnant women with type 2 diabetes

Gestational diabetes.

Implications of gestational diabetes for the health of mother and child in the long run.

Excessive fetal growth, preeclampsia and preterm birth.  


Diabetic nephropathy

Diabetes after pancreaectomi

Cystic fibrosis related diabetes.

Current research

The role of glycemic control , gestational weight gain and appropriate blood pressure control for pregnancy outcome in women with type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes and gestational diabetes.

Focus on pregnancy complications as fetal overgrowth, pregnancy induced hypertensive disorders and preterm birth.

Focus on treatment modalities as  diet, physical activity, insulin analogues, insulin pump, continous glucose monitoring, enhancing motivations in the patients and blood pressure control.

Potential conflicts of interest

Recieve speaker fee from Novonordisk , Astra Zeneca, Lily and Aventis.

Participate in advisory group meetings for Novonordisk.

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