Sektion, Parasitology and Aquatic Pathobiology
Dyrlægevej 100, 1870 Frb. C.
PhD (Parasitology), Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Copenhagen (1999), cand. scient. (Biology), Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Copenhagen (1985);
Epidemiology and control of schistosomiasis. Measurements of transmission of schistosomiasis. Safety and efficacy of drug combinations in control of soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections. Quality Medicine use for for children. Ongoing projects in Uganda and Tanzania. Risk factors for soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections, the role of micronutrients for STH infections; Epidemiology and control of STH infections; Drug delivery systems for control of STH infections and schistosomiasis; Epidemiology of Strongyloides stercoralis.
Comprehensive experience of teaching control of parasitic infections; epidemiology; research methods and study design. Human Parasitology. Supervisor of several B.Sc., M.Sc. and PhD students.