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Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM)

Mr. Kristian Karstoft, MD

Contact info Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism
Blegdamsvej 9, section 7641
2100 Copenhagen E.
Phone: +45 35450699
Fax: +45 35457644
Publications Link to NLM PubMed
Curriculum Research area
Physical activity in metabolic diseases, especially type 2 diabetes mellitus. Focus on the effect of interval-based training programmes concerning feasibility, glycemic control, insulin secretion, insulin sensitivity and glucose effectiveness.
From a clinical point of view interested in the impact of glycemic variability on systemic inflammation, including the ability of physical activity to modity glycemic variability.

1996-1999 High School, math. side, Fredericia Amts Gymnasium
2001-2007 Medical Student, Aarhus University.
2005-2006 Research year, MRI Centre and Clinical Institute, Skejby Hospital, Aarhus.
2007 Certification as MD
2007-2009 Registrar (turnus), former H.S.
2009-2010 Resident (introduktionsstilling), Internal Medicine, Rigshospitalet.

Professional experience
2007-08: Internship, Department of Abdominal Surgery, Hvidovre Hospital
2008: Internship, Department of Medicine, Frederiksberg Hospital
2008-09: Internship, General Practitioner, Gunnersen & Skovsgaard, Copenhagen
2009-10: Resident, Department of Nephrology/Hematology, Rigshospitalet
2010-11: Research assistant, Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Rigshospitalet
2011-14: PhD student, Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Rigshospitalet
2014-: Post Doc, Group leader
Conflicts of Interest None
Kristian Karstoft
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