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Jes Søgaard

The Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics


Jes has been in Danish health services and policy research for 40 years. Before 1998 he was professor of health economics at University of Southern Denmark (SDU), from 1998 to 2013 he was CEO at the Danish Health Institute (DSI) and from 2014 to 2018 he was director of Documentation and Quality at the Danish Cancer Society. In 2019 he returned to SDU as a professor of health economics and since March 2020 he was director, until October 2022, and professor at the CPop Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics.