Erik Jyilling is the leader of the center for health economy, -politics and for health data and -IT in Danish Regions which is the political interest organization for the 5 different and economical independent Danish health regions that drives the Danish health care system including primary care.

His professional career has followed 3 different and mixed tracks:

  • 25 years experience as hospital doctor finishing as Consultant in intensive care medicin.
  • As politician leading to become President for Danish Junior Doctors ass. 1997-2003 and President for The Danish confederation of professional ass. 2009-2013.
  • As supreme manager and leader in different hospital organizations fx. Deputy hospital director Copenhagen university hospital Gentofte 2004-2008 and Head of department in Anesthesiology and Intensive care, Odense University Hospital 2013-2014.