• PL 57 (Koetilantie 2)

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

  • PL 57 (Koetilantie 2)

    00014

    Finland

20002020

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Scientific interests are animal welfare and behaviour, especially sleep and sickness behaviour in farm animals.

Currently involved with several research projects, such as dairy cattle sleep, pain in pigs, calves and reindeers, farmers´and vets attutudes towards cattle and reindeer pain,  canine cognition and animal welfare inspection.

Teaching and supervision of students on animal welfare, protection and behaviour related issues from under grads to doctoral ones. 

Specialties:animal welfare research and education, especially issues related to cattle welfare, farm animal sleep and welfare

Education information

PhD

Education/Academic qualification

Animal welfare, ethics and law, (de facto) diplomate, European Board of Veterinary Specialization

Award Date: 1 Nov 2013

applied ethology, adjunct professor

Award Date: 1 Nov 2013

Fields of Science

  • 413 Veterinary science
  • domestic animal welfare
  • cattle welfare
  • sickness behaviour
  • pain behaviour
  • calf welfare
  • domestic animal behaviour
  • cattle lameness
  • automatic behaviour monitoring
  • disbudding
  • turkey transport
  • stress
  • canine cognition
  • animal protection
  • stakeholders´attitudes
  • 1 Natural sciences
  • applied ethology
  • animal behaviour
  • EEG
  • sleep

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

Publications

Evaluation of criminal sanctions concerning violations of cattle and pig welfare

Väärikkälä, S., Koskela, T., Hänninen, L. & Nevas, M., 19 Apr 2020, In : Animals. 10, 4, 11 p., 715.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Lying time and the welfare of dairy cows: a review

Tucker, C., Jensen, M. B., de Passille, A. M., Hänninen, L. & Rushen, J., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Dairy Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Process and follow-up of rehoming in laboratory Beagles

Norring, M. & Hänninen, L., 22 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ATLA.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Veterinarians Experience Animal Welfare Control Work as Stressful

Väärikkälä, S., Hänninen, L. & Nevas, M., 19 Feb 2020, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 7, 8 p., 77.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Assessment of animal welfare problems in Finnish cattle and pig farms based on official inspection reports

Väärikkälä, S. S., Hänninen, L. T. & Nevas, M. A., 22 May 2019, In : Animals. 9, 5, 19 p., 263.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Projects

Growth disturbances in Finnish raccoon front legs

Hänninen, L., Lappalainen, A., Malkamäki, S. & Koistinen, T.

01/02/2015 → …

Project: Research project

Canine cognition

Hänninen, L., Somppi, S., Vainio, O., Krause, C. & Pastell, M.

01/01/2008 → …

Project: Research project

Sickness and pain behaviour in farm animals

Hänninen, L.

01/01/2007 → …

Project: Research project

Farm animal sleep

Hänninen, L., Pastell, M., Hokkanen, A., Nielsen, P. P., Winckler, C., Agenas, S., Winckler, C., Ternman, E. & Strasser, C.

01/01/2005 → …

Project: Research project

Prizes

Fellow of the Teachers´Academy

Hänninen, Laura (Recipient), 21 Dec 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Heli Castren award

Hänninen, Laura (Recipient), 1996

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

Kooste kuiviketutkimuksessa tehdystä käyttäytymisseurannasta

Laura Hänninen (Speaker)

11 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Welfare effects of rubber mats for bulls kept on slatted floors

Laura Hänninen (Speaker)

8 Sep 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Member of the Examination committee

Laura Hänninen (Other role (describe in more detail in "Relation description, notes" field))

3 Apr 2020

Activity: Examination typesPre-examiner of doctoral thesis

Ihmeellinen uni

Laura Hänninen (Speaker: Presenter)

28 Jan 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

Eläinten hyvinvointifoorumi

Laura Hänninen (Chair of organizing committee), , Anna Valros (Member of organizing committee), , Ann-Helena Hokkanen (Speaker: Presenter), , Marja Raekallio (Speaker: Presenter), , Lotta Häyrinen (Speaker: Presenter), & Kati Tuomola (Speaker: Presenter)

11 Feb 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks