Jens Winther Jensen


CEO and Medical Director, Danish Clinical Quality Program – National Clinical Registries; Denmark

Jens Winther Jensen is a specialist in anesthesiology and intensive care. He has served in several leadership positions in the Danish healthcare system and is currently CEO and Medical Director of Danish Clinical Quality Program and National Clinical Registries. In 2013-2014, Dr. Jensen served at IHI as the Danish Society for Patient Safety Senior Fellow, during which time he developed strategies for improving quality in the Danish health care system. He has deep insight to the Danish Healthcare system form executive leadership position in several healthcare regions. Dr. Jensen has advanced the patient safety agenda in the Standing Committee of European Doctors, influencing the European Union. He has been the Chair of the Medical Ethics Committee of the World Medical Association. Jens Winther Jensen is enrolled at the Master of Public Health program at the Harvard Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University.