Niels H. Secher

Niels H. Secher

Professor emeritus

Medlem af:

  • Anæstesiologi


High school, Johannesskolen l965

M.D. University of Copenhagen l975

D.M.S. (dr. med.) University of Copenhagen 1984

Anaesthesiologist l988


Associate professor of Anaesthesiology, 1990-

Head, Department of Anaesthesia, the Abdominal Centre, Rigshospitalet 1996-2003

Aase & Ejnar Danielsen professor of Anaesthesiology, 2004-2009

Professor of Anesthesiology 2009-

Professional affiliations

Danish Society for Anaesthesiology

Nordic Society for Anaesthesiology

Nordic Physiologic Society

American Physiological Society

The Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre

The Danish Cardiovascular Research Academy

Centre for Blood Pressure Research 2004-

Editor, European Journal of Applied Physiology

Editor, Experimental Physiology 2001-2005

Editorial Board Journal of Applied Physiology 2005-

Editorial Board, Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, section editor 2007- 2009

Editorial board, Journal of Sports Sciences 1984 -


Honours and Awards

Ontario Centennial Medallion of Excellence l967

Gold medal (Young investigators award): Recruitment of "red" and "white"

muscle fibres in humans), University of Copenhagen 1976

The Danish Polio Society 1985

Rigshospitalet 1990

William Nielsen's Fonds hædersgave 1995

Honouree professor, Tangdu University, Xian, Kina 1996

Honouree professor, Brunel University, London 2007



Danish championships in rowing x 9 (1964-1974)

Nordic championships in rowing x 3 (1967-1972)

International West German championships in rowing x 2 (1969, 1970)

Holland Becker (1967, 1970)

North American Champion in single scull (1967)

World Champion in double sculls (1970)


Papers in Web of Knowledge 379; citations 7634; H-index 47

Participation in PhD theses, 19; participation in dr. med. theses, 21


Dansk og engelsk


Cand. med

ID: 3104085