Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Doctoral Programme in Population Health (DocPop), University of Helsinki, is multidisciplinary and includes a variety of scientific and methodological approaches. The research focuses on the causes and consequences of population health and wellbeing. The Programme combines a broad scope of relevant fields of health and medical sciences including public health, epidemiology, biostatistics, population genetics and genetic epidemiology, occupational health, general practice and primary health care, health services research, forensic medicine, public health nutrition, substance use disorders, geriatrics, sociology, social psychology and social pharmacy. The research within the Programme aims at health promotion and disease prevention at the population level. 

DocPop belongs to the Doctoral School in Health Sciences (DSHealth) and has doctoral candidates from three different faculties: Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 2017 2017

Publications 2006 2019

Lääketieteellinen farmakologia ja toksikologia

Ruskoaho, H. J. (ed.), Hakkola, J. (ed.), Huupponen, R., Kantele-Häkkinen, A. M., Korpi, E. R., Moilanen, E., Piepponen, T. P., Tenhunen, O. & Vähäkangas, K., Jan 2019, 5. painos ed. Kustannus Oy Duodecim. 1286 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookProfessional

Sarcopenia: revised European consensus on definition and diagnosis.

Cruz-Jentoft, A. J., Bahat, G., BAUER, J., Boirie, Y., Bruyere, O., Cederholm, T., Cooper, C., Landis, F., Rolland, Y., Sayer, AA., Schneider, S., Sieber, C. C., Topinkova, E., Vandewoude, M., de Visser, M., Zamboni, M., Pitkälä, K. H. & Writing Group for the European Working Group on Sarcopenia, EWGSOP., Jan 2019, In : Age and Ageing. 2019/48, 1, p. 16-31 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

The association of psychological factors and healthcare use with the discrepancy between subjective and objective respiratory-health complaints in the general population

Selinheimo, S., Vasankari, T., Jokela, M., Kanervisto, M., Pirkola, S., Suvisaari, J. & Paunio, T., Jan 2019, In : Psychological Medicine. 49, 1, p. 121-131 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Tutkijalääkäriohjelma tarjoaa nopean alun tutkijanuralle

Rice, D. P. C., Vihma, K. T., Uusikangas, S., Bergman, P. H., Renkonen, R. L. O., Sariola, H. V., Lehtisalo, M. A., Niemi, M. O., Heikinheimo, M. T., Rahkonen, O. J. & Mäkitie, A. A., 2019, In : Duodecim. 135, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Adherence to treatment in allergic rhinitis using mobile technology. the mask study

Menditto, E., Costa, E., Midão, L., Bosnic-Anticevich, S., Novellino, E., Bialek, S., Briedis, V., Mair, A., Rajabian-Soderlund, R., Arnavielhe, S., Bedbrook, A., Czarlewski, W., Annesi-Maesano, I., Anto, J. M., Devillier, P., De Vries, G., Keil, T., Sheikh, A., Orlando, V., Larenas-Linnemann, D. & 46 othersCecchi, L., De Feo, G., Illario, M., Stellato, C., Fonseca, J., Malva, J., Morais-Almeida, M., Pereira, A. M., Todo-Bom, A., Kvedariene, V., Valiulis, A., Bergmann, K. C., Klimek, L., Mösges, R., Pfaar, O., Zuberbier, T., Cardona, V., Mullol, J., Papadopoulos, N. G., Prokopakis, E. P., Bewick, M., Ryan, D., Roller-Wirnsberger, R. E., Tomazic, P. V., Cruz, A. A., Kuna, P., Samolinski, B., Fokkens, W. J., Reitsma, S., Bosse, I., Fontaine, J. F., Laune, D., Haahtela, T., Toppila-Salmi, S., Bachert, C., Hellings, P. W., Melén, E., Wickman, M., Bindslev-Jensen, C., Eller, E., O'Hehir, R. E., Cingi, C., Gemicioğlu, B., Kalayci, O., Ivancevich, J. C. & Bousquet, J., 31 Dec 2018, In : Clinical and Experimental Allergy. 0, ja

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities 2017 2019

Lääkäripäivät 2019

Eeva Pyörälä (Speaker: Presenter), Leila Arja Kaarina Niemi-Murola (Speaker: Presenter)
9 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Lääkäripäivät 2019

Eeva Pyörälä (Speaker: Presenter), Tuomas Lumikari (Speaker: Presenter), Tomi Ylä-Soininmäki (Speaker: Presenter), Jussi Matti Merenmies (Attendee)
10 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Cerebral Cortex (Journal)

Eero Vuoksimaa (Reviewer)
2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Lääkäripäivät 2019

Asta Kristiina Toivonen (Speaker: Presenter), Maarit Kristiina Nevalainen (Speaker: Presenter), Eeva Pyörälä (Speaker: Presenter)
10 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Takeda, Reverse Translation Symposium

Samuli Ripatti (Speaker)
1 Oct 20184 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation