Ellen Margrethe Hauge

Deputy head of department for research, professor and chair

Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DATA

Ellen-Margrethe Hauge, Danish, born June 3 1964.

 

 

Work

Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

Incuba/Skejby, Building 2

Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 82

DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark

Mobile       +45 2478 6025

e-mail         ellen.hauge@clin.au.dk

Work

Department of Rheumatology

Aarhus University Hospital

Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 99

8200 Århus N, Denmark

Mobile      +45 2478 6025

e-mail       ellen.hauge@aarhus.rm.dk

    

 

RESEARCHER IDENTIFIER

ORCID               0000-0003-2562-9174

 

CURRENT POSITION

Chair Clinical Professor, consulting rheumatologist, Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, and Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University.

Deputy head, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Aarhus.

 

EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Chair clinical Professor

2020

University of Aarhus.

Clinical Professor

2015

University of Aarhus.

Associate Professor

2010

University of Aarhus.

Ph.D. degree

1998

University of Aarhus.

”The Use of Bone Histomorphometry in the Evaluation of Primary Osteoporosis and its Treatment. The Effect of Calcitonin, Bisphosphonate, and Fluoride Treatment on Cancellous Bone Remodeling”

Medical Doctor

1993

University of Aarhus.

 

MEDICAL CAREER

Chair Clin. professor, consultant, 50/50

2020-

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University.

Clin. professor, consultant, 50/50

2019-2020

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

Clin. professor, consultant, 50/50

Head of dept

2017-2019

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

Clin. professor, consultant, 50/50

2015-2017

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

Consultant

2015

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital.

Consultant, associate professor, 50/50

2010-2014

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, Dept. Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

Staff Specialist

2008-2010

Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital.

Medical Specialist

2008

Internal Medicine: Rheumatology, (00PNB).

 

MAJOR CARREER BREAKS

Maternity leaves, total 88wks: 01.04.95-31.08.95, 22wks; 05.11.97-03.07.98, 35wks; 06.06.99-09.01.00, 31wks.

 

LEADERSHIP AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Deputy head, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Aarhus, 2022-.

Chair Clinical Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Aarhus, 2020-

Head of department, Department of Rheumatology, Aarhus University Hospital, 2017-2019.

Steering Committee: National collaboration on clinical trials in rheumatology. CIMESTRA, OPERA, DanACT, IMAGINE, NordStar.

Principal investigator: ALOSTRA. Alendronate treatment of osteoporosis in rheumatoid arthritis. A randomized, double-blind, placebocontrolled study to evaluate the effects of discontinuation of alendronate in patients with both rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis.

Principal investigator: CNOPAM. Chronic Non-bacterial Osteomyelitis Treated with Pamidronate. A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial.

Principal investigator: The DANACT Early Study. The efficacy and safety of adding tocilizumab to methotrexate and intra-articular glucocorticosteroid treatment in early rheumatoid arthritis. A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial.

Principal investigator: A new and sensitive imaging method for measuring effect of treatment and prognosis in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis.

Principal investigator: Bone changes in patients with pre-rheumatoid arthritis evaluated by high-resolustion peripheral quantitative computertomography of metacarpophalangeal joints.

Principal investigator: RACTX – An observational study of bone erosion determination and progression in Rheumatoid Arthritis as assessed by HR-pQCT and conventional X-ray.

Principal investigator: Evaluation of Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Large Vessel Giant Cell Arteritis with FDG PET/CT as the Reference Standard.

Principal investigator collaborating with pharmaceutical industry: Phase-II and Phase-III studies in rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis.

National ccordinator and principal investigator collaborating with pharmaceutical industry: Phase-II trial rheumatoid arthritis, Phase-III trial psoriatic arthritis, Phase-III trial polymyalgia rheumatica, Phase-III trial giant cell arteritis.

 

RESEARCH PROFILE

Imaging in arthritis and giant cell arteritis

Comorbidity in arthritis, such as osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease

Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis.

 

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION

Board steering committee member of the ATACC-RA, (A Trans-Atlantic Cardiovascular Consortium for Rheumatoid Arthritis)

2020-cont

ATACC-RA (A Trans-Atlantic Cardiovascular Consortium for Rheumatoid Arthritis)

2019-cont

George Kitas, University of Manchester, UK, Honorary Skou Professor, Aarhus University, cardiovascular comorbidity

2019-cont

George Karpouzas, University of UCLA, USA, cardiovascular comorbidity

2019-cont

Anne Grete Semb, Diakonhjemmet, Norway, cardiovascular comorbidity

2019-cont

Elisabeth Brouwer, Groningen, The Netherlands, Giant Cell Arteritis

2019-cont

OMERACT polymyalgia and giant cell arteritis.

2017-cont

EuroSpA, bDMARD in observational European Spondyloarthritis cohorts.

2017-2018

SPECTRA, clinical microCT-scanning in RA, EULAR/ACR.

2013-cont

TOCERRA/CERRARA, bDMARD in observational European RA cohorts.

2013-2018

 

POSITIONS OF TRUST AND COMMITTEE WORK

Consulting, The Danish Health Authority, COVID-19 and immunocompromised autoimmune inflammatory disorder

2021-cont

Board steering committee member of the ATACC-RA, (A Trans-Atlantic Cardiovascular Consortium for Rheumatoid Arthritis)

2020-cont

Board member, Hospital Services National Planning in Denmark, Danish Society of Rheumatology.

2018-cont

Board member, National Guidance on Rheumatoid Arthritis, Danish Society of Rheumatology.

2017-cont

Appointed delegate, EULAR Standing Committee on Investigative Rheumatology (ESCIR).

2017-2019

Board member, Danish Society of Rheumatology.

2019-2020

Board chair, Regional Specialist Council in Rheumatology, Central Denmark Region.

2015-2020

Board chair, Research Committee, Danish Rheumatism Association.

2017-2019

Board member, Research Committee, Danish Society of Rheumatology.

2012-2018

Board member, Research Committee, Danish Rheumatism Association.

2011-2019

Board member, The Danish Research Commission.

2000-2001

Board member, Evaluation of the Danish Research Education.

1999-2000

Board member, Danish Society of Internal Medicine.

1998-2001

Board chair, Association of Ph.D.-students, Health, University of Aarhus.

1994-1996

    

 

INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Deputy head, Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Aarhus.

2022-

Board member, Steering Committee, Inflammatory Network, University of Aarhus.

2020-2022

Board member, Advisory board, The clinical PhD programme ClinFO, University of Aarhus.

2014-2022

Organizer, Network for research in bone biology, Aarhus University/ University Hospital.

2010-2015

 

SUPERVISION

Collaboration with PostDocs, 3

PhDs, 14 completed, 5 on-going, 7 main supervisor.

Pregraduate 1-year research projects, 7 completed.

Master projects, 10-ECTS 33 completed.

 

FUNDING

App >19 mill DKK since 2013 in national private and public funding as PI including Danish Rheumatism Association, Novo Nordic Foundation, Aarhus University, Danish Regions’ Medicine and Treatment Foundation, Research Foundation, Central Denmark Region.

 

EVALUATION AND REVIEW

PhD theses, 30.

 

Professors, 8; Associate professors, >30.

 

Grant applications

National: University Hospital of Southern Denmark 2009-2017; Danish Rheumatism Association 2011-2019.

 

 

International: The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development 2016; European Research Council Advanced Grant 2016; Norwegian National Program for Clinical Research 2016-2021; Trond Mohn Foundation, Norway 2021. Tyrolean Science Fund 2021.

 

Scientific journals, regular (~monthly) reviewer at >20 scientific journals.

Appointed external examiner, Danish Medical Schools, Internal medicine, 2014-2022.

 

TEACHING, LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS (excluding unformalised and internal teaching)

Pre-graduate teaching, postgraduate lectures and presentations

>400 hours, >125 hours

Number of abstracts at international meetings

>155

 

AWARDS AND HONOURS

Queen Ingrid’s Research Award 2020; Best Poster Award ASMBR 2008; Svend Fælding Logens Humanitære Legat 1997; Aage Th. B. Jacobsens Legat 1995.

 

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS, BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS

Original research publications

135

 

Reviews, editorials, commentaries, proceedings

5

 

Books, book chapters

22