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 2014 2021

PAMilaisten elämä - elämänkulku, työ ja elintavat

Erkkola, M., Nevalainen, J., Saari, J., Rahkonen, O., Uusitalo, L. & Jallinoja, P.

01/01/2019 → …

Project: Research project

Persinalized disease risk assessment platform

Palta, P., Häppölä, P. & Koskela, J.

01/06/201831/12/2019

Project: Research project

ROSA - Ruokaturva ruoka-avun saajilla

Erkkola, M., Uusitalo, L., Rahkonen, O. & Rautavirta, K.

01/05/201801/05/2021

Project: Research project

Publications 2006 2019

2019 ARIA Care pathways for allergen immunotherapy

Bousquet, J., Pfaar, O., Togias, A., Schünemann, HJ., Ansotegui, I., Papadopoulos, NG., Tsiligianni, I., Agache, I., Anto, JM., Bachert, C., Bedbrook, A., Bergmann, KC., Bosnic-Anticevich, S., Bosse, I., Brozek, J., Calderon, M., Canonica, G. W., Caraballo, L., Cardona, V., Casale, T. & 74 othersCecchi, L., Chu, DK., Costa, E., Cruz, AA., Czarlewski, W., Durham, SR., Du Toit, G., Dykewicz, M., Ebisawa, M., Fauquert, J. L., Fernandez-Rivas, M., Fokkens, WJ., Fonseca, J., Fontaine, JF., van Wijk, R. G., Haahtela, T., Halken, S., Hellings, PW., Ierodiakonou, D., Iinuma, T., Ivancevich, JC., Jacobsen, L., Jutel, M., Kaidashev, I., Khaitov, M., Kalayci, O., Kleine Tebbe, J., Klimek, L., Kowalski, M. L., Kuna, P., Kvedariene, V., La Grutta, S., Larenas-Linemann, D., Lau, S., Laune, D., Le, L., Carlsen, K. L., Lourenço, O., Malling, HJ., Marien, G., Menditto, E., Mercier, G., Mullol, J., Muraro, A., O'Hehir, R., Okamoto, Y., Pajno, GB., Park, H. S., Panzner, P., Passalacqua, G., Pham-Thi, N., Roberts, G., Rolland, C., Rosario, N., Ryan, D., Samolinski, B., Sanchez-Borges, M., Scadding, G., Shamji, M. H., Sheikh, A., Sturm, G. J., Todo Bom, A., Toppila-Salmi, S., Valentin-Rostan, M., Valiulis, A., Valovirta, E., Ventura, M. T., Wahn, U., Walker, S., Wallace, D., Waserman, S., Yorgancioglu, A., Zuberbier, T. & Group, T. ARIA. W., 7 Apr 2019, In : Allergy : European journal of allergy and clinical immunology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

A Normative Study of ImPACT® in Finnish Professional Male Ice Hockey Players

Vartiainen, M. V., Peltonen, K. K., Holm, A., Koskinen, S. K., Iverson, G. L. & Hokkanen, L. S., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied neuropsychology-Adult.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Asiakasetukortilla yhteiskunnallista arvoa

Fogelholm, M., Erkkola, M., Nevalainen, J. I. & Saarijärvi, H., May 2019, In : Kehittyvä Elintarvike. 2019, 2, p. 10-11 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateProfessional

Activities 2011 2019

Tiedekulma - Helsinki health week

Maijaliisa Erkkola (Speaker: Presenter)
30 Jan 2019

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

Terveyden ja hyvinvoinnin laitos (External organisation)

Maijaliisa Erkkola (Expert member)
Mar 2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

Doctoral dissertation on Feedback supporting medical students' learning in the clinical context: students' and teachers' perspective

Eeva Pyörälä (Supervisor)
2 Apr 20192 Apr 2024

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Instituto Tecnológico Pesquero y Alimentario, Fundación (AZTI)

Maijaliisa Erkkola (Visiting researcher)
4 Mar 20196 Mar 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

FinnGen Plenary Meeting 4

Samuli Ripatti (Attendee)
5 Mar 20196 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Prizes

Kunniakirja

Tellervo Korhonen (Recipient), 23 Jan 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

SRNT Service Award

Tellervo Korhonen (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Finland's digital genome project

Aarno Palotie

12/06/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

FinnGen-tutkimuksen lupaukset

Aarno Palotie

16/05/2019

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Mitä meillä oli ennen FinnGeniä?

Aarno Palotie

01/05/2019

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media