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Jetro
Tuulari
Collegium Researcher, Psychiatry
Adjunct Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine
M.D., Ph.D., Adjunct Professor. Principal Investigator of FinnBrain Neuroimaging Lab
We study how early life exposures, genes and environment shape the brain structure, brain function and how these relate to health and wellbeing.

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Areas of expertise

Neuroscience
Brain development
Obesity
Pleasure in the brain
Eating
Exercise
Social touch
Neuroimaging
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI
fMRI
dMRI)
Positron emission tomography (PET). Connectomics
Whole brain modelling. Emerging expertise in population neuroscience.

Biography

After getting an M.D. degree in 2014, I defended my awarded PhD thesis on the brain changes of morbid obesity and weight loss surgery in 2015 and received Adjunct professorship in Cognitive Neuroscience in 2018. I am currently Principal Investigator of the FinnBrain Neuroimaging Lab and the work is related to solving the mysteries of the developing brain.

Teaching

I have had seminal role in the launch of Human Neuroscience Master's Programme at the Turku Brain and Mind Center, where my teaching activities will continue in the future. I am also an expert in tutoring / mentoring.

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