Thomas Dahl Nissen

Thomas Dahl Nissen, DVM, PhD
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  • Ph.D., Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University
    of Copenhagen: “A Novel Nociceptive Model of Visceral Rapid Balloon Distension: Electrophysiological Evaluation and Translational Aspects”
  • DVM, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Main academic positions

  • 2017- Postdoc, Mech-Sense, Aalborg University Hospital
  • 2014-2016 General Veterinary Practice, Rødding
  • 2013 International Postdoc, Translational Haemophilia Pharmacology, Novo Nordisk A/S
  • 2012-13 Research assistant and veterinarian at Biomedical Research Laboratory, Aalborg Hospital
  • 2008-2012 PhD fellow, Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen and Mech-Sense, Aalborg Hospital

Scientific work


Grants and awards

Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain (SASP), Danmark, April 19-21, 2012: Poster presentation: Translational Aspects of Rectal Evoked Potentials: A Comparative Study in Rats and Humans (Awarded as Best Poster)

Clinical and research management

My research has mainly focused on experimental models of induced pain and assessment the evoked pain response. Furthermore, I ́m working with pharmacodynamic assessment of different analgesics through evaluation of EEG recordings.

Supervisor duties, teaching and GCP

Supervision of master students from Aalborg University.
Conducted clinical studies under GCP standards.