Group leader: Allan Jensen

Allan Jensen holds a master degree in Biology and received his PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Copenhagen in 2005.

He joined the Danish Cancer Society Research Center in 2005 where he was appointed senior researcher in 2009 and group leader in 2017.

Allan Jensen has a strong background in epidemiological research methods and designs, including cohort study- and case-control study designs and the main part of his work is performed by use of data from the Danish health registries, medical records, questionnaires, biological samples/biobanks, ‘in-house’ cohorts/studies and consortium databases.


Key Funding

The Novo Nordisk Foundation

Jascha Foundation

The Danish Cancer Society Scientific Committee