The Nordic Hemophilia Council

The Nordic Hemophilia Council (NHC) is a cooperative group of experts from the Nordic Hemophilia Centers. The NHC holds a general annual meeting and forms a base for co-operation between the Nordic centers. An executive committee of NHC is responsible for the management of the society’s businesses such as implementation of the Nordic guidelines for bleeding disorders. The following hemophilia centers are found in the Nordic countries:

Country City, center, contact details


Hemophilia Centre vest, Department of Hematology, Aarhus University Hospital, Palle Juul Jensens vej 99, DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark.

Tel: +45 78 45 58 48.

Contact doctor: Lone Hvitfeldt Poulsen (adults) and Torben Stamm Mikkelsen (children)


Hemophilia Centre East, Department of Hematology, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, DK-2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark.

Tel: + 45 35 45 2084

Contact doctor: Eva Funding (adults) and Marianne Hoffmann (children)



Helsinki University Central Hospital, Unit of Coagulation disorders, PoB 372, FIN-00029HUS, Helsinki, Finland.

Tel:  +358 471 73841, Fax +35847174504.

Director: Elina Lehtinen, e-mail:



The Reykjavik Hemophilia Center, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland.

Tel: +354 5435010 or +354 5431000 (operator)

Contact doctor: Pall T. Önundarson, e-mail:



Department of Haematology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet, P.O. Box 4950, Nydalen, NO-0424, Oslo, Norway.

Tel: +47 23070460; Fax: +47 23070470

Responsible doctor: Pål André Holme, e-mail:



Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology and Coagulation Disorders, Coagulation Centre, Gothenburg, Sweden, SE-413 45.

Tel: +46-31-3421000 (operator) or +46-31-3428381; Fax: +46-31-820269.

Director: Fariba Baghaei, e-mail:


Center for Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Jan Waldenströms gata 16, level 5, Skåne University Hospital, SE-205 02 Malmö, Sweden.

Tel: +46 40 331000 (operator); fax: +46 40 336255.

Director: Jan Astermark, e-mail:


Coagulation Unit & Pediatric Coagulation Unit, A10:03, Karolinska University Hospital, SE-17176 Stockholm Sweden

Tel  +46 8 12370000 (operator); +46 8 1237 3769 (coagulation clinic).

Director: Maria Magnusson, e-mail: