Maja is a research assistant in Section for Health Promotion and Prevention. Maja has a master's degree in Sport Science and Health from University of Southern Denmark.
Maja has primarily been engaged in intervention research and the development, implementation and evaluation of health promoting initiatives at Danish workplaces, e.g., kindergartens and elder care institutions.
Currently, Maja is contributing to the research project 'Generation Healthy Kids' which aims to prevent obesity, combat social inequality in health and promote mental well-being among Danish school children. Maja is particularly involved in the part of the project focusing on co-creating interventions with local communities.