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Jump to Medical Research 2016

Instructions for participants

  • Participants should read at least one of the articles provided for each lecture in order to get a general idea of the research in question beforehand.
  • Articles are availble in Moodle (please contact kanuuti[a] to get the login password)


15 February 2016 - Basics of Scientific Publishing and Publishing Ethics      

  • Sakari Suominen, professor /University of Skövde, Sweden and clinical lecturer /University of Turku

22 February 2016 - Cancer

  • Seija Grénman, professor
  • Jouko Sandholm, research coordinator

29 February 2016 - Probiotics and nutrition

  • Samuli Rautava, adjunct professor 
  • Kirsi Laitinen, adjunct professor: Novel dietary means during pregnancy to improve maternal and child health

7 March 2016 - Biomaterials / Bone cell research

  • Jorma Määttä, adjunct professor: Sex steroid regulation of bone
  • Hannu Aro, professor

14 March 2016 - Neuroscience: addictions and euphoria

  • Lauri Nummenmaa, assistant professor  
  • Valtteri Kaasinen, adjunct professor 

21 March 2016 - Cardiovascular diseases

  • Markus Juonala, professor
  • Eriika Savontaus, adjunct professor  

4 April 2016 - Symposium

Responsible teachers:
Adjunct professor Eriika Savontaus and associate professor Antti Saraste
email: first name.last name[a]

If you have any question concerning the pratical issues, please contact kanuuti[a]​





  • Arje Scheinin -auditorium (Dentalia)
  • NB!
    February 22nd - lecture hall Beta (ICT-building) and
    March 7th - Pha 1 (PharmaCity)

Time: 15:00 - 16:30