Global Excellence winners 2010

Presentation of the ten winners of Global Excellence 2010​


The Global Excellence – In Health winners comprise hospital and university environments in the region that perform first-rate international research leading to the development and implementation of pioneering healthcare services, treatment methods and products for the benefit of patients. 

The Capital Region of Denmark executive committee chose winners based on evaluations by a specialist review committee comprised of national and international experts. 

The awardees are characterised by their unique efforts within one or more areas, such as the extent and quality of their research and development, teaching, examination and treatment of patients, and innovation and dissemination of the new knowledge. 

Read more about the ten Global Excellence 2010 winners: 


Turning knowledge into reality
CHIP (Copenhagen HIV Programme, Centre for Health and Infectious Dise​ase Research), Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

Moving towards personalised cancer treatment
The Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine and PET, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

COPD on the radar
The Respiratory Section, Hvidovre Hospital, University of Copenhagen


Healthy ageing process
The Molecular Neurobiology of Aging Unit at Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, Center for Healthy Aging, University of Copenhagen 

Radiation therapy is a serious matter
The Department of Oncology, Section of Radiotherapy, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

Investigating puberty and reproductive disorders
The Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

Experts in both common and rare headache disorders
The Danish Headache Centre, Glostrup Hospital, University of Copenhagen

Moving towards less traumatic gynaecological surgery
Department of Gynaecology, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

Spearheading dementia research
 Danish Dementia Research Centre (DDRC), Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen.pdf

From basic research to patient communication
Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen

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