R&D actors in spotlight – HUMEA Laboratory  

The HUMEA Laboratory operates at the Department of Technical Physics, University of Eastern Finland in Kuopio and is run by the Biosignal Analysis and Medical Imaging Group (BSAMIG). The HUMEA... Read more


Introducing – Food for Mind study

The aim of the University of Eastern Finland’s Food for Mind study is to find out whether a motivational and strength-based nutrition-focused group intervention can improve the quality of the... Read more


R&D actors in spotlight – Kuopio Biomedical Imaging Unit (Kuopio-BIU)

Kuopio Biomedical Imaging Unit (Kuopio-BIU) provides open-access services for research and imaging. Kuopio-BIU has excellent facilities and equipment for the in vivo imaging and ex vivo MRI... Read more


Introducing Senior Researcher Henna Martiskainen

Senior Researcher Henna Martiskainen works in the Molecular Genetics of Alzheimer’s Disease Research group, Institute of Biomedicine at the University of Eastern Finland. The objective of the group... Read more


Introducing Associate Professor Tero Montonen

Associate Professor of Innovation Management Tero Montonen works at the Business School at the University of Eastern Finland and co-leads the Neuro-impact and innovation (NOVA) research team. “My... Read more


Introducing Associate Professor Elisa Tiilikainen

Associate Professor Elisa Tiilikainen works at the Department of Social Sciences at the University of Eastern Finland. “My work includes a wide range of research and teaching, in particular on the... Read more


Introducing Specialist in General Practice and Doctoral Researcher Ulla Mikkonen

MD Ulla Mikkonen works as a doctoral researcher at the Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition at the University of Eastern Finland and acts as a general practitioner at the health center... Read more


Introducing Professor Katja Kanninen

Brain diseases can be studied in nasal cells “In Alzheimer's disease, the olfactory mucosa is affected by similar changes as those occurring in the brain,” says UEF’s newly appointed Professor... Read more


Introducing Professor Katri Hämeen-Anttila 

Katri Hämeen-Anttila has been appointed Professor of Social Pharmacy, especially Pharmaceutical Policy from 1st September 2022 at the School of Pharmacy, University of Eastern Finland. Previously,... Read more