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...

Ursula Schwab

Professor , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

Gastroenterologinen kirurgia


Tuomo Rantanen, Professori
Matti Eskelinen, Professori
Sari Venesmaa, dosentti
Pirjo Käkelä, LT
Jukka Pulkkinen, LT

Kuopio Pediatric Research Unit - KUPRU - Research Projects

Research projects:
- Adrenarche – Increase of adrenal androgen secretion in childhood
- Lower respiratory infections in children/Treatment of bronchiolitis and wheezy bronchitis
- Recognizing the type of dyspnea with smartphone motion sensors
- Fitness, nutrition and q...

Arja Lyytinen

University Lecturer , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition