Latest Publications (IPM affiliated researchers Bold):

Morgen CS & Sørensen TIA. Obesity: Global trends in the prevalence of overweight and obesity. Nat Rev Endocrinol 2014;10:513-514.


A new report provides compelling evidence of the high prevalence of overweight and obesity throughout the world. Studies exploring the causes of these differences could aid development of effective prevention strategies.

En ny rapport viser en meget høj forekomst af overvægt og fedme globalt set, men også store forskelle mellem regioner og over tid, som kunne udnyttes til at finde veje til bedre forebyggelse. 

Latest update: August 20, 2014

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Located at Frederiksberg Hospital in Copenhagen, the Institute of Preventive Medicine is administratively associated with Bispebjerg Hospital. The Institute of Preventive Medicine is part of the Copenhagen University Hospital, which is an organization for collaboration in research and academic pre- and post-graduate teaching between the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen, the hospitals of Region Hovedstaden (the Capital) and the "Region Sjælland."

Institute of Preventive Medicine /
Institut for Sygdomsforebyggelse,
Frederiksberg Hospital
Hovedvejen 5,
Nordre Fasanvej 57
2000 Frederiksberg

Tlf: +45 38 16 31 00 (weekdays 8-14)
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