Søren Jacobsen

Professor of Rheumatology


Other titles

MD, DMSc, Senior Consultant, Head of Research

Affiliated to

Copenhagen Lupus and Vasculitis Clinic, Centre for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Centre of Head and Orthopaedics and University of Copenhagen

Research areas include

  • Autoimmune connective tissue diseases, including systemic lupus erythematosus and rheumatoid arthritis.
  • Pathogenesis: Investigations of innate and adaptive immune function in systemic autoimmunity and therapeutic immunosuppression aiming towards identification of new biomarkers for individual disease prediction.
  • Genetic studies: Gene-environment interactions and epigenetic changes as risk factors for developing systemic autoimmunity and comorbidity.
  • Epidemiology: National registry based investigations of incidence, risk factors and comorbidity.
  • Clinical studies: Cohort studies focusing on early detection, phenotypic variation and cardiovascular disease.

Additional information


Contact information

E-mail: soeren.jacobsen.01@regionh.dk 
Phone: +45 35 45 75 60

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