The Research Council

​​The Research Council acts as an advisory capacity for the hospital management in research related issues.


The Research Council defines and prioritises the hospital's research areas in cooperation with the hospital management.

The council supports the Department of Education in the planning of courses and activities and advises the Clinical Research Centre in cross-disciplinary research projects. 

The objects of The Research Council is to establish a functional and well-working cooperation between the hospital and other research communities and to ensure a visible connection to universities.

Internal Research Fund

The management at Amager and Hvidovre Hospital awards funds annually to support research at Amager and Hvidovre Hospital. More information can be found on the intranet.

Members of the Research Council

The members of the Research Council are appointed by the hospital management. The Research Council meets 4 times a year. 

Bandholm, Thomas - Department of Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy
Becker, Ulrik – Gastrounit
Bendtsen, Flemming – Gastrounit
Benfield, Thomas – Department of Infectious Diseases  
Bisgaard, Thue - Gastrounit
Bukh, Jens - Department of Infectious Diseases  
Cortes, Dina - Department of Pediatrics  
Hölmich, Per – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 
Jeppesen, Jørgen Lykke –  Department of Internal Medicine, GLO
Madsbad, Sten - Department of Internal Medicine
Møller, Søren - Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine
Nielsen, Hans Jørgen - Gastrounit
Nilbert, Mef - Clinical Research Centre
Siebner, Hartwig - Danish Research Centre for Magnetic Resonance, Centre for Functional and Diagnostic Imaging and Research 
Stener Jørgensen, Finn – Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Troelsen, Anders – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 
Ulrik, Charlotte Suppli – Department of Internal Medicine
Westh, Henrik - Department of Clinical Microbiology

Other department representatives
Andresen, Linda – Clinical Research Centre
Bonde, Jesper Hansen - Department of Pathology
Foss, Nicolai Bang, Department of Anaesthesiology
Haugaard, Steen - Department of Internal Medicine 
Hove, Jens Dahlgaard, Department of Cardiology
Jørgensen, Henrik Løvendahl - Department of Clinical Biochemistry 
Munck, Catherine – Head Nurses Council
Nørholm, Vibeke – Clinical Research Centre
Rasmussen, Line Jee Hartmann – Representative for GUF (The Group of Young Researchers)
Smith, Else – Assistant General Manager, AHH
Ulriksen, Peter Sommer - Department of Radiology, Centre for Functional and Diagnostic Imaging and Research 
Worm, Dorte - Department of Endocrinology

Andersen, Ove – Clinical Research Centre