Dr Morten Rostrup
Senior consultant to the Department of Acute Medicine, Division of Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Former International President of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Former DNDi Board Member
Former international president of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (2001-2004), Dr. Rostrup undertook several missions across three continents for the organization and was an official representative of MSF when the organization received the Nobel Prize in 1999. He is also a former a DNDi Board member (2003-2005). On May 1997, Rostrup, made his sixth expedition to the Himalayas and his 12th to mountains higher than 5,000m, drawing attention to the importance of medical and ethical aspects of high altitude climbing. He is currently serving as senior consultant to the Department of Acute Medicine, Division of Medicine, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.