Cecilia Ramlau-Hansen

Professor

INFORMATION
Cecilia Høst Ramlau-Hansen
Department of Public Health – Section for Epidemiology
Bartholins Allé 2
Building 1260, office 2.24
8000 Aarhus C
E-mail: chrh@ph.au.dk
Office phone: 871 68036
Mobile phone: 2629 5715
AU profile: http://pure.au.dk/portal/da/chrh@ph.au.dk
Researcher unique ORCID identifier: 0000-0003-3296-0121
Date of birth: February 16, 1970

EDUCATION
2007             PhD in Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital (AUH)
2004             Master of Science in Health Science, Faculty of Health, Aarhus University (AU)

CURRENT POSITION
2017–           Professor of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, AU

PREVIOUS POSITIONS
2014–2016   Professor of Reproductive Epidemiology, Department Public Health, AU
2010–2014   Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, AU
2008–2010   Clinical Associate Professor, Department Public Health, AU
2007–2010   Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Occupational Medicine, AUH

FELLOWSHIP FOR A LONGER RESEARCH STAY
Scholarship from Fulbright Association for an eight months research stay in 2006-2007 at Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA during my PhD

SUPERVISION AND MENTORING (Per February 8, 2019)
Mentor
3 Postdocs (1 completed, 2 ongoing)

Main supervisor
7 PhD students (3 completed, 4 ongoing)
10 medical research year students (9 completed, 1 ongoing)
24 masters' students (23 completed, 1 ongoing)

Co-supervisor
10 PhD students (8 completed, 2 ongoing)
2 medical research year students (2 completed)

MAJOR TEACHING ACTIVITIES
2018–           Course leader and lecturer – Advanced epidemiology (5 ECTS, Lvl: Master’s)
2016–           Course leader and lecturer – Reproductive epidemiology (2.1 ECTS, Lvl:PhD)
2014–2015  Lecturer – Basic epidemiology (5 ECTS, Level: Master’s)
2012              Course leader and lecturer – Clinical epidemiology (20 ECTS, Lvl: Master’s)
2009–2012   Course leader and lecturer – Basic epidemiology (5 ECTS, Lvl: Master’s) 
2007–2008   Lecturer – Epidemiology and biostatistics (Lvl: Medical specialist course) 
2004–2008   Lecturer – Introduction to Public Health (Lvl: Bachelor’s) 

ORGANISATION OF SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS, LEADING ROLE
2013–           Organizer, Seminar series, “Aarhus Repro-Epi Network”, 40 participants, Department of Public Health, AU, DK (biannually)
2013–           Organizer, Seminar series, “Reproduction”, 25 participants, Department of Public Health, AU (monthly)
2010–2014   Organizer, Seminar, “Danish Repro-Epi Network”, 75 participants, Department of Public Health, AU (biannually)

INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES
2019–           Champion for Honorary Skou Professor Onyebuchi A. Arah, Department of Epidemiology, University of California Los Angeles, USA
2018–           Section leader and member of management board, Department of Public Health, AU
2016–           Elected coordinator of the research group “Reproduction”, Department of Public Health, AU
2015–2018   Director of studies, Master’s program of Clinical Nursing and, Master of Nursing Science, AU
2014–2018   Director of studies, Master’s program of Optometric Science, AU2012–2018   Director of studies, Master’s program of Health Sciences, AU
2012–2018   Chairman of study board, Health Sciences, AU

REVIEWING ACTIVITIES
2018–           Member of assessment committee of Professorship of Epidemiology, Copenhagen University
2018–           Chairman of assessment committee, Associate Professorship, AU
2017–           Member of appointments committee, Head of Department, Department of Public Health, AU
2014–           Chairman of assessment committee of PhD dissertations, AU
2014–           Member of assessment committee of PhD dissertations, Copenhagen University
2012–           Member of assessment committee postdoc positions, AU
2011–2013   Scientific Evaluation, the National Cancer Institute in France
2011–           Chairman of assessment committee, Assistant Professorship, AU
2004–           Reviewer for international peer review journals

MEMBERSHIPS OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES
2016–           Member, Scientific management board of the Danish National Birth Cohort
2016–           Member, Steering committee of the Fetal Programming of Semen Quality cohort
2016–           Initiator and coordinator, “Aarhus Epi-Repro Network”
2004–           Member of Danish Epidemiological Society

SCIENTIFIC CONTRIBUTIONSI contributed to 113 scientific publications in international peer-reviewed journals (per February 5, 2019). I am the first author of 18 publications (16%) and the last (senior) author of 40 publications (35%). In total, my papers have received 2129 citations (including self-citations) through 3 January 2019 (Scopus). My H-index in Scopus is currently 26 (3 January 2019).