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Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism (CIM)
 

Dr. Birgitte Lindegaard, Post doctoral fellow, MD, PhD

Contact info Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism at the Department of Infectious Diseases
Rigshospitalet
Tagensvej 20, section 7641
2200 Copenhagen
DENMARK
Phone: +4520679106
Email: blm@rh.dk
 
Publications Link to NLM PubMed
 
Curriculum RESEARCH INTERESTS
Glucose metabolism/Insulin resistance in Infectious Diseases

QUALIFICATIONS
Graduated from High School, Slagelse Gymnasium, Slagelse, 1990
Medical student at ” Université Louis Pasteur”, Strasbourg, France, 1994
M.D. The Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, 1999
Ph.D. Ph.D. thesis includes 5 original articles and a review. The defence took place at
The University of Copenhagen February 2008. Title: “Inflammation and Insulin resistance in HIV-associated Lipodystrophy”, 2008

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Scholarship student at the Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), University of Copenhagen, 1997-1998
Registrar in surgery and internal medicin, Amtssygehuset Gentofte, 1999-2001
Resident at the Department of Endocrinology, Hvidovre Hospital, 2001-2002
Resident in General Medicine, Sweden, 2 month, 2002
Resident at the Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), 2002-2003
Research fellow at tthe Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), 2003-2004
PhD-student at the Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, the Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet), Copenhagen University, 2004-2007
Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, 2007-
Academic visitor at the Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Australia, 2008-2009
Groupleder at the Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, 2009-2011
Specialist Registrar at the Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital (Rigshospitalet)/ Hillerød Hospital, 2010-

RESEARCH GRANTS
Ph.D. grant. Financed by Faculty of Health Science, University of Copenhagen, 3 years salary,
Postdoctoral grant. Financed by The Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, 2 years salary

HONOURS AND AWARDS
Elite Research Scholarship granted by The Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, 2006

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Co-supervisor for ph.d.-/master- /bachelor- and scholarship students 2004-
Supervisor for residents
2-days course in Competence Development for supervisors

PEER REVIEWING
Annals of Intenal Medicine, J Clin Endo Metab, Diabetes Care, Diabetes, AIDS, Am J Physiology, European Journal of Endocrinology, HIV medicine, Current HIV Research, HIV Clinical Trials and Journal of Applied Physiology

POSITION OF TRUST (faglige tillidserhverv) in Denmark
Board member of the internal medicine Education group ,2001-2002
Board member of The Organization of Young Researchers at Rigshospitalet (FYF), 2004-2009
2004-2006 President for The Organization of Young Researchers at Rigshospitalet (FYF)
2013- Training co-ordinator for physicians, Hillerød Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases, Hillerød

INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES
5th Int. Workshop on Adverse Drug reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV, 2003 (Poster)
Diabetes/Obesity symposia, 2005 (Poster)
Conference on retroviruses and opportunistic infection (CROI), 2005 (Poster)
7th Int. Workshop on Adverse Drug reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV, 2005 (Poster)
Diabetes/Obesity Keystone symposia, 2006 (Poster)
American Diabetes Association Scientific meeting (ADA), 2006 (Poster)
Diabetes/Obesity Keystone symposia, 2007 (Poster)
American Diabetes Association Scientific meeting (ADA), 2008 (Poster)
Diabetes/Obesity Keystone symposia, 2010 (Oral presentation)
European AIDS conference (EACS), 2013 (Poster)

 
Conflicts of Interest None
Birgitte Lindegaard
 
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