Clinical Nutrition and Nutrition Therapy

Our research is based on randomized controlled dietary inervention studies examining the effects of nutrients, diet and lifestyle on metabolism and risk of non-communicable diseases. We concentrate on the health effects of the quality of dietary fat, dietary fiber and dietary patterns. Lately, we...

Elderly care research

Elderly care research group is a multidisciplinary research group, which focus on elderly care management and organizational issues and wellbeing of the elderly people in national and international contexts.

Environmental Law Research Group

01.08.2000 -
Multidisciplinary and internationally oriented research group. The research covers central themes of traditional and modern environmental law.

Food Valley

Food valley (Ruokalaakso) is an open knowledge-based network, which supports know-how and influence of food sector in Northern Savo.

Geospatial Health

01.01.2018 - 31.12.2023
The Geospatial Health research group includes researchers from the Department of Geographical and Historical Studies at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF). The research group is part of UEF’s Effectiveness of Social and Health Services (EFFECTIVENESS) Research Community. In addition, a PhD s...