WHO national counterpart and national technical focal points

WHO national counterpart

Ms Simone Overby Sloth
Head of Section
National Counterpart for WHO
Ministry of Health

WHO national technical focal points


Communicable diseases

Dr Gry St-Martin
Specialised Medical Officer
Evidence, Education and Emergency Services
Danish Health Authority

Mental health

Ms Maj Back Nielsen
Head of Section
Healthcare Planning
Danish Health Authority

Violence and injury prevention

Mr Bjarne Laursen
Senior Researcher
National Institute of Public Health

Promoting health throughout the life-course

Ms Maj Back Nielsen
Head of Section
Healthcare Planning
Danish Health Authority

Equity and social determinants of health

Mr Rasmus Baagland
Senior Advisor
Health Promotion
Danish Health Authority

Health and the environment

Ms Lene SØNDERUP OLESEN
Head of Section
Health Promotion
Danish Health Authority

Health systems

Ms Maj Back Nielsen
Head of Section
Healthcare Planning
Danish Health Authority

Subnational policies: regions and cities

Ms Laura Thordahl
Head of Section
Ministry of Health

Preparedness, surveillance and response

Ms Nanna Grave Poulsen
Academic officer
Statens Serum Institut

Leadership and governance, strategic planning, resource coordination and reporting

Ms Simone Overby Sloth
Head of Section
National Counterpart for WHO
Ministry of Health

Strategic communications

Ms Tina Gustavsen
Press Officer
Danish Health Authority