Ralf Peter Hemmingsen

Ralf Peter Hemmingsen

Professor, emeritus

Member of:

  • Psychiatry

Rector (Vice-Chancellor), professor MD, dr.med.
University of Copenhagen.

Academic qualifications
1983-     Consultant in Psychiatry
1981     Doctor medicinae (dr.med.), University of Copenhagen
1981     License to Practise as Medical Doctor
1976     Gold Medal, University of Copenhagen
1975     MD, University of Copenhagen

2005-     Rector, University of Copenhagen (from 1st November 2005)
2002-2005     Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen
1995-     Professor of Psychiatry, University of Copenhagen
1986-2002     Medical Director, Bispebjerg Hospital
1986     Consultant in psychiatry, Frederiksberg Hospital
1984-1995     Senior lecturer in psychiatry, University of Copenhagen
1978-1980     Senior lecturer in psychiatry, University of Copenhagen
1975-1986     Research training and clinical training as consultant in psychiatry

Scientific papers
1975-2006     Published 161 papers in scientific journals, with 139 indexed in Medline.

Internal duties, University of Copenhagen
2004-2005     Member of HR Policy Committee
2003-2004     Member of steering group for University of Copenhagen's Value Process
2003-2005     Chairman, Copenhagen Tech Transfer Consortium (CTTC)
2002-2005     Chairman, Faculty Joint Committee
2002-2005     Member, Main Joint Committee
2002-2005     Chairman, Faculty Occupational Health Committee
2002-2005     Chairman, Management Forum, Copenhagen University Hospital (KUHL)

External duties, national
1997-2000     Chairman, Danish Society for Biological Psychiatry
1992-     Member, Danish Medicolegal Council
1991-1997     Board Member, The Medical Society in Copenhagen
1986-1990     Member, later Chairman of the Board of the Danish Psychiatric Society

External duties, international
1983-1987     Member and later President, European Society for Clinical Investigation

Teaching and educational planning
1984-     Postgraduate academic teaching and course director for consultants in psychiatry
1978-     Experience in undergraduate academic studies as senior clinical lecturer in psychiatry and as Professor at the University of Copenhagen.
    Teaching courses for researchers and teaching/organising national and international conferences, congresses and courses.  


Dr. Med.

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