University of Copenhagen

    University of Copenhagen
    Department of Clinical Medicine

    Prof. Dr. Mikkel Østergaard
    Head of COPECARE, Representing Professor of Rheumatology, Dept. of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen

    Rigshospitalet – HovedOrtoCentret – Glostrup,
    Nordre Ringvej 57, 2600 Glostrup

    Department of Clinical Medicine (IKM) was founded in November 2012 and is a result of a merger between the former clinical departments:

    • Department of Orthopaedics and Internal Medicine
    • Department of Surgery and Internal Medicine
    • Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Sensory Sciences
    • Department of Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Paediatrics
    • Department of Diagnostic Sciences
    Copenhagen Center for Arthritis Research (COPECARE), Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics and University of Copenhagen

    Research areas include

    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Axial Spondyloarthritis, incl. ankylosing spondylitis
    • Imaging (particularly MRI and ultrasonography)
    • Interventional and observational clinical studies, clinical registries and biomarkers