(Study of blood disease)
The Department of Haematology is responsible for treatment of all haematological disorders in adults according to internationally accepted guidelines and standards. The department is a centre of expertise for the treatment of blood diseases in Denmark.The Department of Haematology charter is to provide optimum patient care and as widely as possible, add to the knowledge of the aetiology and pathogenesis of the blood disorders that are treated within the clinic. Also to develop more effective treatments and to build upon the existing understanding of haematological disorders.
Senior physician Lars Kjeldsen has overall responsibility for the department along with senior nurse Pernille Welinder.The haematological disorders treated include amongst others
The department provides bone marrow transplantations both with the patients own stem cells or with bone marrow from related and unrelated donors. The department is organized into 3 integrated unitswhich each comprise out-patients, day-care and ward units. Each unit is led by a management group comprising a specialist doctor, a department nurse and a secretary.
Unit 1: Lymphoma and multiple myeloma4032/4033/4034 (ward and outpatients) responsible for treatment of malignant lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
Unit 1 management team:Senior physician: John MyhreDepartment nurse: Birgith SkovsgaardSecretary: VacantUnit 2: Allogeneic bone marrow transplantation4041/4042/4043 and 4044 (ward and outpatients) responsible for the treatment of allogeneic and autologous bone marrow transplantation.
Unit 2 management team: Senior physician: Doris HovgaardDepartment nurse: Laila von der MaaseSecretary: Vivi LjungbergUnit 3: Leukaemia, coagulation and benign blood disorders5052/4054 (ward and outpatients) responsible for the treatment of acute leukaemia, chronic myeloproliferative disorders, chronic lymphatic leukaemia along with non-malignant haematological disorders.
Unit 3 management team:Senior physician: Peter KampmannDepartment nurse: Tina Lanther Secretary: Rikke UlrikThe following haematologists have responsibilityfor the treatment, treatment programs and consultancy for the haematological disorders.
Research and DevelopmentThe clinic's research effort is focussed in the areas of: