Department of Economics and Business Economics

Kathrine Bang Madsen

MHSc, Ph.D , Postdoc

Profile photoKathrine Bang Madsen
National Center for Register-based Research
Department of Economics and Business Economics
Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University
Fuglesangs Allé 26, Bygning R, 8210 Aarhus V
Mobile: 23831745


Cause-specific life years lost in individuals with treatment-resistant depression: A Danish nationwide register-based cohort study

Madsen, K. B., Plana-Ripoll, O., Musliner, K. L., Debost, J-C. P., Petersen, L. V. & Munk-Olsen, T., 10 Nov 2020, In: Journal of Affective Disorders. 280, Pt A, p. 250-257 8 p.

Social selection in cohort studies and later representation of childhood psychiatric diagnoses: The Danish National Birth Cohort

Madsen, K. B., Hohwü, L., Zhu, J. L., Olsen, J. & Obel, C., Mar 2020, In: Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 48, 2, p. 207-213 7 p.

Incidence Rates and Cumulative Incidences of the Full Spectrum of Diagnosed Mental Disorders in Childhood and Adolescence

Dalsgaard, S., Thorsteinsson, E., Trabjerg, B. B., Schullehner, J., Plana-Ripoll, O., Brikell, I., Wimberley, T., Thygesen, M., Madsen, K. B., Timmerman, A., Schendel, D., McGrath, J. J., Mortensen, P. B. & Pedersen, C. B., Feb 2020, In: JAMA Psychiatry. 77, 2, p. 155-164 10 p.

Depression-related distortions in maternal reports of child behaviour problems

Madsen, K. B., Rask, C. U., Olsen, J., Niclasen, J. & Obel, C., 2020, In: European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 29, 3, p. 275-285 11 p.

Early labor force exits in patients with treatment-resistant depression: an assessment of work years lost in a Danish nationwide register-based cohort study

Bang Madsen, K., Vogdrup Petersen, L., Plana-Ripoll, O., Musliner, K. L., Philippe Debost, J-C., Hordam Gronemann, F., Mortensen, P. B. & Munk-Olsen, T., 2020, In: Therapeutic advances in psychopharmacology. 10

Mental sundhed og sygdom hos børn og unge i alderen 10-24 år

Jeppesen, P., Obel, C., Lund, L., Bang Madsen, K., Nielsen, L. & Nordentoft, M., 2020, København: Vidensråd for Forebyggelse. 359 p.

Differential Parent and Teacher Reports of ADHD Symptoms According to the Child's Country of Origin. A Quantitative Study From Denmark Exploring the Implication for Diagnosis

Sahuric, A., Hohwü, L., Bang Madsen, K., Christensen, A. F., Snefstrup, M. V., Obel, C. & Plana-Ripoll, O., 21 Dec 2019, In: Journal of Attention Disorders. 8 p.

Family dissolution and children's social well-being at school: A historic cohort study

Laursen, L. L., Madsen, K. B., Obel, C. & Hohwü, L., Dec 2019, In: B M C Pediatrics. 19, 1, 8 p., 449.

The impact of childhood bullying on the daily lives of Nordic children and young adolescents

Krusell, M. K., Hohwü, L., Bjereld, Y., Madsen, K. B. & Obel, C., Jun 2019, In: Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992). 108, 6, p. 1096-1102 7 p.

The predictive validity of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire for child attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder

Overgaard, K. R., Madsen, K. B., Oerbeck, B., Friis, S. & Obel, C., May 2019, In: European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 28, 5, p. 625-633 9 p.

Characteristics of undiagnosed children with parent-reported ADHD behaviour

Madsen, K. B., Ravn, M. H., Arnfred, J., Olsen, J., Rask, C. U. & Obel, C., Feb 2018, In: European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 27, 2, p. 149–158 10 p.

Hvordan har vi det i dag? Flere perspektiver på måling af mental sundhed hos børn og unge

Obel, C., Bang Madsen, K., Poulsen, S. H. & Svendsen, K., 2018, In: Tidsskrift for Forskning i Sygdom og Samfund. 29, p. 15-26 12 p.

The pathway to an ADHD diagnosis: Exploring the influence of factors at the structural, community, family and child level

Bang Madsen, K., 22 Sep 2017, Aarhus Universitet: Health, AU. 101 p.

Fra Gedser til Skagen - Geografisk variation af ADHD hos danske børn

Madsen, K. B., 31 Aug 2016, In: Best Practice. 10, 5, p. 5-7 3 p.

Geographic analysis of the variation in the incidence of ADHD in a country with free access to healthcare: a Danish cohort study

Madsen, K. B., Ersbøll, A. K., Olsen, J., Parner, E. & Obel, C., 2015, In: International Journal of Health Geographics. 14, p. 24

Autisme-spektrum forstyrrelser

Laursen, K. B., 2014, Børn og unges mentale helbred: Forekomst af psykiske symptomer og lidelser og mulige forebyggelsesindsatser. Due, P., Diderichsen, F., Meilstrup, C., Nordentoft, M., Obel, C. & Sandbæk, A. (eds.). 1 ed. København: Vidensråd for Forebyggelse, p. 113-117 5 p.

Health-related quality-of-life in patients after elective surgery for abdominal aortic aneurysm

Ehlers, L., Laursen, K. B. & Jensen, M. B., 2011, In: Journal of Medical Economics. 14, 6, p. 787-91 5 p.


2017PhD in Child mental health
2008Master in Health Science, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University
2005Bachelor degree in Occupational Therapy, VIA University Aarhus


The best ADHD paper in the European Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 2018

Bang Madsen, Kathrine (Recipient)

Department of Economics and Business Economics


Awarded date30 Jun 2019
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsEuropean Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
eventInternational congress of European society for child and adolescent psychiatry

Young Scientist Award at the 6th World Congress on ADHD

Bang Madsen, Kathrine (Recipient)

Department of Public Health


Awarded date23 Apr 2017
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsWorld Federation of ADHD
eventThe 6th World Congress on ADHD


EU Horizon 2020 project "Moodstratification"
Research program in Child mental health

Forsknings- og erhvervserfaring

2018-Postdoc, National Center for Register-based Research, Aarhus University
2017-2018Postdoc, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University
2013-2017PhD fellow
2008-2013Development consultant, Center for Social Service Development, municipality of Aarhus
2007-2008Student assistant, MTV and primary healthcare research, Central Denmark Region
2010Student assistant, Institute of Assistive Technology, Aarhus


2017-2020Course coordinator at the BA seminar in child mental health, Public health education, Aarhus University
2016-2018Supervisor for medical students' master theses, Aarhus University
2014-2017Co-supervisor for public health and health science students' masters theses,
2013-2014Teaching assistant in epidemiology, Medical science 5. sem, Aarhus University
2012Teaching a seminar at the Danish Evaluation Society's early conference


2020Teacher Training Programme, Aarhus Universitet
2019Phamacoepidemiology, Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University Hospital
2018Group supervision, CESU, Aarhus University
2017Research presenter, Aarhus University
2017Advanced course in written English, Aarhus University
2014Science teaching module 2: Instruction and classroom learning, Department of Science and technology, Aarhus University
2014Applied Spatial Analysis, Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark
2014Causal inference, Miguel Hernán, Harvard, European Congress of Epidemiology
2013Geographic Information System, STATA, Aarhus University
2013The Determinants of Health in Childhood, Aarhus University
2013Translational Clinical Research in Children - investigating Common Origins of Chronic Diseases in Early Life, University of Copenhagen
2013Science Teaching Module 1, Department of Science and technology, Aarhus University
2013Biostatistics, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University
2013Health Economics, Department of Public Health, Aarhus University