The Medical Advisory Board is the company’s top medical advisory body. Four competent physicians serve on the board that meets regularly. The most important task incumbent upon the MAB is to ensure that we have a product that conforms at all times to the national and international standards required. The MAB advises the management group in regards to development of services related to the medical aspect of our service and reports to the board of the directors.
Tobias Lindner, MD, Charitè University Hospital, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany. Board certified General Surgeon and Trauma & Orthopedic Surgeon, Quality Management. Co- Head of Emergency Department with more than a decade of daily experience in clinical emergency medicine and the interface solutions between the emergency room and hospital admittance.
Ole Petter Drønen
Extensive experience as medical doctor within several fields: as a GP, hospital doctor and occupational medicine in Norway and abroad. He has worked in emergency medicine and more than 10 years in his own clinic in the Canary Islands, mainly treating elderly patients that are travelling.
Jo Inge Myhre
Jo Inge has a degree in medicine and has patient safety and quality improvement as special interests. He has a large international network within these fields and is the European Coordinator for the educational initiative in the Institute of Healthcare Improvement’s Open School for Health Professions.
Kjell Vaage is the medical founder and has been with World Medical Card® since the start. Previously he was the owner of a private medical practice that was the foundation of today’s Aleris private hospitals. General Practitioner from 2001-2013. He is currently employed with Egmont publishing as a doctor with doktoronline and Norsk Ukeblad. In addition, Dr. Vaage works as a physician in Synergi and Helsetelefonen, and has spent the last 5 years practicing acute medicine in Gran Canaria in wintertime.
PhD psychology with broad thematic interests. Currently working as chief consultant in Frederiksberg municipality (DK) with a wide range of responsibilities regarding the collection and analysis of health data, collaborating with external research projects, health prevention and promotion policy, and the introduction of a business intelligence system for the analysis of municipal health services.