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Uffe Kock Wiil, Head of Technical Research

Uffe Kock Wiil, professor. ukwiil@mmmi.sdu.dk

Uffe Kock Wiil, professor. ukwiil@mmmi.sdu.dk

Uffe Kock Wiil is a professor (since 2004) at the Centre for Health Informatics and Technology, the Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, University of Southern Denmark (abbreviated: SDU) and head of technical research at CIMT.

UKW has an office at both SDU (Campusvej 55, entrance M, ground floor) and at OUH (Kløvervænget 8C, Entrance 101, 3rd floor).

Research activities

UKW primarily focuses his research on collection, analysis, modeling, mining, and visualization of data (including big data aspects). The primary application areas are clinical decision support and patient empowerment.

UKW participates in several research projects:

  • Grant holder and PI for Patient@home (en.patientathome.dk) support by Innovation Fund Denmark and the Region of Southern Denmark (2012-2018). Budget: >200m. DKK.
  • Participant in the project ACQUIRE-ICD which will develop, test and evaluate an ehealth intervention to improve treatment and quality of life for heart failure patients. The project is supported by Trygfonden, Lundbeckfonden, and Patient@home (2015-2020). Budget: 11.5m DKK.
  • PI for SDU’s Lighthouse Project on Welfare Innovation (2016-). Budget: approx. 50m DKK.
  • Participant in project collaboration with the Unit for Emergency Medicine, OUH/SDU (since 2012).
  • Participant in project collaboration with the Unit for Clinical Alcohol Research, OUH/SDU (since 2013).


UKW has published more than 200 research papers (more than 150 of these in peer-reviewed international journals, conference proceedings, and books). His publications have been cited app. 1800 times (H-index: 21) according to Google Scholar.

Publications since 2004. See the official SDU page: http://findresearcher.sdu.dk:8080/portal/da/person/ukwiil

Publications before 2003. See the following page: http://websrv0a.sdu.dk/ukwiil/HomePage/publications.html

Other activities

UKW serves on the following editorial boards for international journals:

  • Springer Journal of Healthcare Informatics Research
  • BioMed Central Journal on Emergency Medicine
  • Springer Journal on Social Network Analysis and Mining
  • Springer Journal on Security Informatics
  • Elsevier Journal on Network and Computer Applications



Mail: ukwiil@mmmi.sdu.dk

Phone: (+45) 6011 3565

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