Ole Steen Nielsen


Profile photoOle Steen Nielsen
Vice dean

Dekanatet, Health
Vennelyst Boulevard 4, 1265, 212
8000 Aarhus C, Danmark
E-mail: osn@au.dk
Mobil: +4524765093


1979 Thesis on Radiotherapy (gold medal), University of Aarhus
1980 Candidate of Medicine, University of Aarhus
1984 Doctor of Medicine Science, University of Aarhus
1990 Clinical Fellow, University of Toronto
1990 Specialist in Oncology
1993. Consultant, Department of Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital
1995 Associate professor, Aarhus University Hospital
1995. Head, Department of Oncology, University Hospital of Aarhus
2011 Vice Dean, Faculty of Health, Aarhus University
2016 Acting Dean, Faculty of Health, Aarhus University
2017 Vice Dean, Faculty of Health, Aarhus University

Selected professional tasks

1984-11   Supervisor of several diploma, Ph.D. and doctoral thesis students

1984-       Referee for several international journals

1987-89   Chairman Society of Young Onco¬logists

1991-95   Board of ¬European Society Hyperthermic Oncology

1990-       Lectured at several at several national and international courses

1991-       Organizer of several national and international meetings

1992-11   Advisory Board of Acta Oncologica

1992-99   Scientific Committee of Scandinavian ¬Prostate Cancer Group

1994-96   Chairman of Danish Society of Oncology

1994-02   Secretary and chairman of EORTC Sarcoma Group

1995-14    Scientific Committee of Children Cancer Fond. Chairman 2014-

1995-        Member of several scientific/patient grant boards

1996-11    Editorial board of Sarcoma       

1996-06   Executive Committee and Board of Directors of CTOS

2003-05   Vice- and chairman of Scientific Committee of Danish Cancer Society

2003-09   Board and Chairman of Protocol Review Committee of EORTC

2004-05   President in the International Sarcoma group CTOS

2008-13   Chairman Scientific Advisory Board CETAME Lundbeck Center

2010-12   Board of Scandinavian Sarcoma Group SSG

2012-16   The Danish Committee on Research Misconduct

2013-       Danish EU reference group

2014-       Vice chairman Research Committee Aarhus University

2016-       Strategic H2020-ref. group, Ministry of Higher Education and Science

2017-       Board FEAS, Aarhus University Research Foundation

2017-       Board Central Denmark EU Office


> 9000 citations  (27 papers > 100 , 1 paper > 1400), H-index 43 (Scolar), 40 (Scopus). More than 150 scientific papers and book chapters (>130 peer reviewed); more than 170 abstracts and short communications and more than 250 oral and poster presentations. Organizer and chairman at several international meetings. Reviewer and editor of several journals.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    


NIH Young Investigator award, Director Ib Henriksens Foundation, James Polack’s grant, Karl Krebs Birthday Grant, William Nielsen’s Honouree Award, Danish Cancer Society Honouree Award, Campanacci Award lecture, EMSOS, Danish Oncology Prize Award, Pedersholms Honouree Award