Maria Kristiansen

Maria Kristiansen

Associate Professor

Member of:

  • Web: Center for Healthy Aging

  • Web Track 2: Retirement and transitions

Associate Professor and Research Group Leader at Section for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen.

Deputy Head of Department, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen.

Vice Director and Research Group Leader at Center for Healthy Aging (CEHA). For a description of my research group, please see

Research Collaborator Appointment at the Mayo Clinic, Minnesota.

Honorary Research Fellow at Centre for Population Health Sciences, Edinburgh University.

Education, courses and research management

2020: Courses in GDPR, PhD supervison rules and regulations, and impact in collaborative research projects, University of Copenhagen.

2019: Participant in “UCPH Forward: Talent Programme for Excellence in Research”, University of Copenhagen.

2019:  Substitute member of Center for Healthy Aging Steering Committee, University of Copenhagen.

2019-: Partner in ACUTE CAG, a Clinical and Academic Group under the Greater Copenhagen Health Science Partnership.

2017- : Member of the Cross-faculty Coordination Panel for Gender in Science, University of Copenhagen.

2015- : Research group leader, Center for Healthy Aging and Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen.

2015- : Steering group member, Center for Integrated Cancer Rehabilitation, University of Copenhagen and The University Hospital's Center for Health Research, Rigshospitalet.

2016: Research leadership at UCPH – a course in good leadership, University of Copenhagen.

2015: Career, Women and UCPH - development and leadership track for future female research leaders, University of Copenhagen.

2011: Higher education teaching and teaching practice program, Centre for Clinical Education, University of Copenhagen.

2011: PhD, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

2005: MSc. in Public Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen.



Deputy Head of Department, Department of Public Health

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