Management and secretariat

Peter Vedsted

ProfessorDepartment of Public Health - Forskningsenheden for Almen Praksis
H bldg. 1260, 132
P +4587167905
P +4520838259

Peter Vedsted is professor at the Research Unit for General Practice and professor in innovative continuity of care at Diagnostic Centre in Silkeborg, Aarhus University. Peter is involved in many of the Danish initiatives to improve cancer diagnostics and continuity of care, and how general practice can develop initiatives to ensure early diagnosis of cancer.

Primary focus areas

  • CaP research director
  • Supervisor for PhD students
  • Public sector consultancy and advisory services
  • Teaches at CME (Continuing Medical Education) in early cancer diagnosis
  • Speaker in national and international research forums



Dorthe Toftdahl Nielsen manages the CaP secretariat. She has a BA in English Business Communication and is coordinating CaP's research activitites.

Primary focus areas

  • PA for research leader Peter Vedsted
  • Project coordination
  • Management of funding
  • General maintenance of CaP's homepage