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 characterized by their unique efforts within one or more areas, such as the extent and quality of their research and development, examination and treatment of patients, teaching, and innovation and dissemination of the new knowledge.
Read more about the two Global Excellence 2015 winners:
World-class malaria research in Denmark
The Centre for Medical Parasitology have developed the first-ever malaria vaccine for pregnant women. It could be a crucial step towards prevention of a major global killer.