BTSF (Training for Safer Food)
EU Zoonoses report
EFSA Focal Point
EFSA (European Food Safety Authority)
I am involved in integrated surveillance of
zoonoses in Denmark and have been editor of the Annual Report
of Zoonoses in Denmark since 2004. I am reporting officer on
zoonoses to EFSA and the Danish representative in the
Scientific Network for Zoonoses Monitoring Data (since 2008).
I am EFSA's focal point in Denmark
From 2005, I have been part of the group (from
2005-2010 EFSA Zoonoses Collaborating Centre) assisting EFSA in the
preparation of the European Union Summary Report on Zoonoses,
Zoonotic agents and Foodborne Outbreaks. For several years I
have been the project leader incl. 2015.
I am the project leader for SANCO courses about
investigation of food-borne outbreaks (2013-2016), and have been
responsible for a range of courses about integrated surveillance
under the topic ‘better training for safer food’ as
well as participated in EU workshops as a Danish TAIEX
Presently I am project manager for a EFSA
pilot project concerning implementation of electronic
transmission of national microbiological data, antimicrobial
resistance and food-borne outbreak data to EFSA.