Mission and Vision

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, North 


Clinical epidemiology is a significant discipline in relation to the running of the healthcare system

Our aim is:

  • to attend to tasks within the healtcare system based on clinical epidemiological expertise
  • to strengthen knowledge about the safety of treatments, to carry out quality assessments, to identify adverse impact and events, to implement knowledge and develop guidelines as well as resource optimization
  • to advise Danish Regions and other authorities on issues requiring knowledge of clinical epidemiology
  • to assist in establishing and running clinical quality databases
  • to monitor the clinical course of disease for specific groups of patients
  • to stimulate research and development within applied epidemiology


We want to be among the healthcare system’s preferred collaborator in relation to applied epidemiology

We will:

  • take a leading position in Denmark within selected specialized areas
  • provide outstanding advice on epidemiology and biostatistics to public authorities and clinical departments
  • develop clinical quality assurance databases
  • develop research based analyses of the healthcare system’s endeavours
  • utilize healthcare data to analyze the healthcare system’s endeavours
  • seek international collaboration within the field of applied epidemiology
  • favour research activities in close collaboration with DCE research and PhD programmes
  • encourage internationally oriented employees with high qualifications and social competencies