COPSAC, Region Hovedstaden

CEIDSS is a non-profit Research Organization working in health promotion focused on the social determinants of health.  Its mission is to produce innovative intervention research to improve the health status of the population, with an emphasis education on health determinants and risk factors linked with non-communicable diseases.

CEIDSS works in association with local and national authorities. While participating in European projects, CEIDSS has a strong experience in developing national and international comprehensive programs on tackling malnutrition, aligned with health strategies and priorities.

COPSAC is a clinical research unit for pediatric asthma research aiming to develop evidence-based prevention strategies. COPSAC comprises a multidisciplinary medical specialties cluster and participates in national and international research collaborations. 
Amongst its research lines, the study of Endo phenotyping, gene scanning, is based on daily diary cards and comprehensive longitudinal objective assessments exploring systems biology and gene-environment interactions in the origin of atopic diseases. 


The team members

Klaus Bønnelykke

Klaus Bønnelykke, Professor and Head of Research at COPSAC, specializes in birth cohort studies, asthma, and genetics, overseeing data and research in the cohorts

David Horner

David Horner, MD, PhD student, focuses on childhood metabolism, metabolomics, and meal challenges

Rebecca Vinding

Rebecca Vinding, Senior Researcher, specializes in childhood growth and strategies for preventing overweight.