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Gitte Lindved Petersen

Gitte Lindved Petersen


Previous appointments

2012-2014     Research Assistant, Section of Social Medicine, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen. Projects:

  • Socioeconomic position across the life course and the association with physical performance in midlife, including the roles of leisure physical activity and personality. 2014
  • Alcohol consumption among pregnant women and women of fertile age in Denmark and teratogenic effects of alcohol consumption during pregnancy. 2013-2014
  • Caffeine and alcohol consumption during pregnancy and risk of cerebral palsy in children. 2013
  • Childlessness’ impact on life and attitudes towards continuation of medically assisted reproduction and/or adoption. 2012



2012              Master of Science in Public Health, University of Copenhagen

2008              Bachelor of Science in Public Health, University of Southern Denmark


Scientific reviewer


BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Reproductive BioMedicine Online

Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica

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