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.

Cerebrovascular Disorders and Stroke Recovery

Our group has strong clinical and experimental expertise in stroke research from prevention and acute care to rehabilitation with the ultimate aims to develop safe and effective interventions to help stroke patients with disabilities.

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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...

Clinical Epilepsy Research

Research Group is led by Professor Reetta Kälviäinen

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Kaarniranta AMD Lab

We are a tight-knit, multidisciplinary group of researchers who study age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Our group is led by the world-renowned Professor Kai Kaarniranta (M.D.; Ph.D.; Chief Physician at the Department of Ophthalmology, Kuopio University Hospital (KUH); Head of Ophthalmology ...