2014 - present, Board member, Personal Tutoring Program, Medical Education Research and Development Centre (TUTKE), University of Turku
2013 - present, Board member (and Director starting 2017), Institute of dentistry university teachers' organization, University of Turku
2012 – present, Member of the planning and working group, ”Multiprofessional elective course - Brain”,
TUTKE, University of Turku
2012 – present, Course instructor of the Basics of periodontology and inhibition of gingival inflammation (DENT0153) course, University of Turku
2012 – present, Course instructor of the Deepening periodontal knowledge (DENT0411) course, University of Turku
Main research interests are oral biofilm-host cell interactions and analyses of salivary components in diagnosis of periodontitis. Currently supervising five PhD students and has over 90 scientific publications in international peer-reviewed journals.
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