Camilla Bjørn Jensen


Camilla Bjørn Jensen is a clinical epidemiologist at Center for Clinical Research and Prevention. She is a graduate of human nutrition and PhD in public health and epidemiology from University of Copenhagen. Camilla started her research career studying in prenatal programming with focus on vitamin D status and risk of obesity. Camilla has worked with multiple Danish national health registries and has thereby developed a strong competence in epidemiology, statistics and data. In her position as clinical epidemiologist she uses her research experience to assist clinical staff at Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital. She uses feedback and ideas from health practitioners to develop studies and research projects.

Selected publications:

  • Jensen CB, Ängquist LH, Mendall MA, Sørensen TIA, Baker JL, Jess T. Childhood body mass index and risk of inflammatory bowel disease in adulthood: a population-based cohort study. AJG. 2018.
  • Toennesen LL, Meteran H, Hostrup M, Wium Geiker NR, Jensen CB, Porsbjerg C, Astrup A, Bangsbo J, Parker D, Backer V. Effects of Exercise and Diet in Nonobese Asthma Patients—A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017
  • Jensen CB, Lundqvist M, Sørensen TIA, Heitmann BL. Neonatal Vitamin D Levels in Relation to Risk of Overweight at 7 Years in the Danish D-Tect Case-Cohort Study. Obes Facts. 2017.10:273-283.
  • Jensen CB, Zimmermann E, Gamborg M, Heitmann BL, Baker JL, Vaag A, Sørensen TIA. No evidence of seasonality of birth in adult type 2 diabetes in Denmark. Diabetologia. 2015. 58:2045–2050.
  • Jensen CB, Gamborg M, Raymond K, McGrath J, Sørensen TIA, Heitmann BL. Secular trends in seasonal variation in birth weight. Early Hum Dev. 2015. 91. 6:361-365
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