Dr. Carsten Engel

Dr. Carsten Engel

Chief Executive Officer at International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua)


Carsten Engel, joined the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) as CEO 1st May 2021. He has 17 years of experience in Quality Improvement, preceded by 19 years of clinical frontline service and clinical management. From 2006-2021 he worked with IKAS, Danish Institute for Quality and Accreditation in Health Care, since 2010 as Deputy Chief Executive.

Carsten obtained a M.Sc. in Physics and Chemistry from the University of Copenhagen 1977 and graduated as a physician 1984; he holds specialist recognition as an anaesthesiologist.

Carsten has been member of ISQua’s/IEEA’s Accreditation Council since 2010, Deputy Chair 2016-2021; he has been an ISQua Expert since 2013 and was appointed as Member of ISQua Academy 2019

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Parallel Session: How COVID-19 impacted UHC: Perspectives from global NGOs

  • 10 November, 2021
  • 11:00 - 12:30
  • Room 6