Jakob Benedict Seidelin
Clinical Research Associate Professor
Herlev-Gentofte Hospital - Herlev, Borgmester Ib Juuls Vej 1, 2730 Herlev
Herlev Ringvej 75, Building: Gastroenheden, Laboratorium 54O3, Herlev Hospital
Jakob Seidelin has a Medical Degree (MD), a PhD and DMSc from Copenhagen University and is Associate Research Professor in Gastroenterology at Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen. He is a consultant in Gastroenterology with focus on IBD and is head of the Clinical Research Unit. His main research interests are wound healing mechanisms of the intestine and regenerative medicine in IBD. This is mainly based on in vivo and in vitro studies on human epithelial cells and their interaction with immune cells. Further, Jakob Seidelin is national coordinator and PI on a number of investigator initiated and sponsor initiated controlled randomized trials in IBD. He is national representative of the United European Gastroenterology (UEG).