Rigshospitalet - Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen (Denmark)
Henrik Sillesen is Head of dept. and Professor of vascular surgery, Dept. of Vascular Surgery, Rigshospitalet, Univ. of Copenhagen, Denmark
Doctorate of Medical Science (DMSc), Univ. of Copenhagen, 1990
He has authoered 237 peer-review, published papers (pubmed) and given > 250 invited lectures at international meetings in 34 countries. H-index is 44 and number of citations > 11.000 (Web of Science). Henrik Sillesen has supervised 14 doctorial thesis (DMSc) or PhD degrees.
Henrik Sillesen has served on the editorial board of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology and Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg and has been Guest Editor Journal of American College Cardiology.
Currently, Henrik Sillesen is president for the THE EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF VASCULAR SURGERY of which he served as Secretary General 2004-9. Served as President for WORLD FEDERATION FOR VASCULAR SPECIALTIES in 2009. President for the DANISH SOCIETY FOR VASCULAR SURGERY 2003-2005 and President for the DANISH HEART FOUNDATION in 2006-2008.