Tyra Grove Krause

Tyra Grove Krause


Tyra Grove Krause, Head of Department, Senior Consultant, MD, PhD, specialist in Public Health Medicine, Epidemiologisk Infek.bered-Ledelse stab / Epidemiologisk Infektionsberedskab
T. +45 32688613 @. tgv@ssi.dk

Research area

Infectious disease epidemiology. Vaccinology. Influenza. Registerbased studies of vaccine effectiveness and safety. Mortality monitoring. Use of immunization information systems for research and for sending reminders of missing vaccinations. Mortality monitoring. Has previously conducted research on allergic diseases in Greenland.


Head of Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Prevention. National Focal Point for IHR, and National Focal point for Surveillance, influenza, EWRS and preparedness under ECDC. Alternate National Focal Point for Advisory Forum. Member of the Danish NITAG. Associate professor at Copenhagen University. Supervisor for medical doctors under training in Public Health Medicine,


Written reminders increase vaccine coverage in Danish children - evaluation of a nationwide intervention using The Danish Vaccination Register, 2014 to 2015. Suppli CH, Rasmussen M, Valentiner-Branth P, Mølbak K, Krause TG.Euro Surveill. 2017 Apr 27;22(17). 

Cuesta JG, Aavitsland P, Englund H, Gudlaugsson Ó, Hauge SH, Lyytikäinen O, Sigmundsdóttir G, Tegnell A, Virtanen M, Nordic influenza comparison group, Krause TG Pandemic vaccination strategies and influenza severe outcomes during the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 pandemic and the post-pandemic influenza season: the Nordic experience. Euro Surveill.2016; 21(16), pii=30208

Effectiveness of the targeted hepatitis B vaccination program in Greenland. Børresen ML, Koch A, Biggar RJ, Ladefoged K, Melbye M, Wohlfahrt J, Krause TG. Am J Public Health. 2012 Feb;102(2):277-84.

Krause TG, Hviid A, Koch A, Friborg J, Hjuler T, Wohlfahrt J, Olsen OR, Kristensen B, Melbye M. BCG vaccination and risk of atopy. JAMA. 2003 Feb 26;289(8):1012-5. Lancet. 2002 Aug 31;360(9334):691-2.

Krause TG, Koch A, Friborg J, Poulsen LK, Kristensen B, Melbye M. Frequency of atopy in the Arctic in 1987 and 1998.Lancet. 2002 Aug 31;360(9334):691-2