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Allan Krasnik

Allan Krasnik

Professor

Primary fields of research

Scientific main interest is health services research with special attention to prevention, evaluation of innovations and changes and the effect on the structure of the health service as to access and health care utilization for different social and ethnic groups. Has published about 165 research publications and articles in national and international scientific journals dealing with these subjects. Has been project leader of a number of research groups, i.e. the Naestved Project (Community Medicine within primary health services) 1974 - 1980, The Billund Project (Evaluation of the Health Center) 1982 -1986, a project concerning the remuneration system in Copenhagen 1988-90, an evaluation project regarding community psychiatry in Copenhagen 1988-92,  evaluation projects concerning Bispebjerg Hospital as a model hospital of prevention since 1996 and projects on immigrants within the Danish health care  system . Has, furthermore, participated in a number of single Danish and international projects concerning, among others, HIV-/AIDS-prevention and inequity in access to health services in Denmark and Europe as well as international comparative projects on performance of health services.

Teaching

Has given lectures on theories and methods within public health at many  pre-graduate and post-graduate courses and has been personally responsible for and co-operated in the establishment and the implementation of new educations, courses and seminars within the field of health services research, including the MPH programme in Denmark, Master of Science in Public Health programme,  Master in International Health , and PhD courses on health services research and migrant health at the University of Copenhagen.

Selected publications

  1. Published

    A retrospective analysis of health systems in Denmark and Kaiser Permanente

    Frølich, A., Schiøtz, M. L., Strandberg-Larsen, M., Hsu, J., Krasnik, A., Diderichsen, F., Bellows, J., Søgaard, J. & White, K. 2008 In : BMC Health Services Research. 8, p. 252

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  2. Published

    Are joint health plans effective for coordination of health services? An analysis based on theory and Danish pre-reform results

    Strandberg-Larsen, M., Nielsen, M. B. & Krasnik, A. 3 Oct 2007 In : International Journal of Integrated Care. 7, p. 1-10 10 p.

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  3. Published

    Migrants´access to health services

    Nørredam, M. L. & Krasnik, A. 2012 Migration and health in the European Union. Bernd, R., Mladovsky, P., Devillé, W., Rijks, B., Petrova-Benedict, R. & McKee, M. (eds.). Maidenhead: Open University Press, Ch. 5, p. 67-80 13 p.

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewBook chapter

  4. Published

    Inequality in Self-rated Health among Immigrants, Their Descendants and Ethnic Danes: Examining the Role of Socioeconomic Position

    Dinesen, C. W., Nielsen, S. S., Mortensen, L. H. & Krasnik, A. 2011 In : International Journal of Public Health (Print Edition). p. 503-514

    Publication: Research - peer-reviewJournal article

  5. Published

    Reforming primary health care

    Krasnik, A. 2009 Nordic Health Care Systems: Recent Reforms and Current Policy Challenges. Magnussen, J., Vrangbæk, K. & Saltman, R. B. (eds.). 1 ed. England: Open University Press, p. 233-254 21 p.

    Publication: ResearchBook chapter

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