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  • PL 66 (Agnes Sjöbergin katu 2), 3027

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

  • Finland

1976 …2019
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Description of research and teaching

Research interests

• Campylobacter spp.  as zoonotic food and waterborne  pathogens

Helicobacter spp. as pathogens

• Waterborne microbial pathogens

 

Teaching

I am responsible to organize and teach environmental health for students in veterinary medicine in the curriculum of veterinary medicine.  Environmental health is defined in the curriculum as a topic addressing biological, physical and chemical environment which may impact human health at individual and population level. 

Central teaching topics are:

• Microbiological and chemical quality of drinking water,

• safety of indoor and outdoor swimming,

• indoor and outdoor air quality,  

• waste handling, as well as

• strategies and policy to protect regional and global environmental health and

• legislation in control  of environmental health.

 

PREVENTING DISEASES THROUGH HEALTHY ENVIRONMENTS

 

Research approaches

• Epidemiology and molecular epidemiology

• Taxonomy, phylogeny and evolution

• Antimicrobial resistance

• Host-bacterium interaction

 

 

Keywords

  • 413 Veterinary science

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

Publications 1976 2019

Decreasing trend of overlapping multilocus sequence types between human and chicken Campylobacter jejuni isolates over a decade in Finland

de Haan, C. P. A., Kivistö, R., Hakkinen, M., Rautelin, H. & Hänninen, M. L., 2010, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 76, 15, p. 5228-5236 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Spontaneous mutation frequency and emergence of ciprofloxacin resistance in Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli

Hänninen, M-L. & Hannula, M., 2007, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 60, 6, p. 1251-1257 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Population genetics and characterization of Campylobacter jejuni isolates from western jackdaws and game birds in Finland

Kovanen, S., Rossi, M., Pohja-Mykrä, M., Nieminen, T., Raunio-Saarnisto, M., Sauvala, M., Fredriksson-Ahomaa, M., Hänninen, M-L. & Kivistö, R. I., Feb 2019, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85, 4, 16 p., UNSP e02365-18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Chapter 4. Water security in changing world

Levengood, J. M., Hörman, A., Hänninen, M-L. & O'Brien, K., 9 Mar 2018, Beond one health: from recognition to results. Herrmann, J. A. & Johnson-Walker, Y. J. (eds.). New York: John Wiley & Sons Ltd. , p. 91-115 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Projects 2003 2013

Activities 1988 2018

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (External organisation)

Marja-Liisa Hänninen (Member)
20102013

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

Research Council for Health, Academy of Finland (External organisation)

Marja-Liisa Hänninen (Member)
1 Jan 200431 Dec 2009

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

vastaväittäjä

Marja-Liisa Hänninen (Supervisor)
2018

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

vastaväittäjä

Marja-Liisa Hänninen (Supervisor)
2016

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

Pro Gradu, tarkastaja

Marja-Liisa Hänninen (Pre-examiner)
2015 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

Press / Media

Parasites are tenacious

Marja-Liisa Hänninen

01/01/2002

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media