Ageing and elder care research group

The ageing and elder care research group is a multidisciplinary research group focusing on the management and organizational issues of elder care and on issues related to the wellbeing of older people in national and international contexts.

Alzheimer's disease Follow-Up Study - ALSOVA

From monitoring care, use of health and social services and costs to the prediction of resources needed in care and the importance of Alzheimer's disease from the point of view of health economy.

The members of the ALSOVA-research group, led by professor Anne Koivisto, and the coll...

QCARE

01.03.2012 -
The main objective of this study is to analyse the structure, processes and outcomes of primary health care in management of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, which will identify the gap between the evidence and day to day practice. Using geographical information, the variation of processes a...

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...

PROMEQ

01.08.2016 - 31.12.2021
PROMEQ researches and develops holistic model and inclusive methods for health and wellbeing promotion in collaboration with the representatives of the vulnerable groups, service professionals, third sector organizations and decision makers.

Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research Group

Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research Unit (PHORU) is a research group with a primary focus on health technology assessment (HTA) and outcomes research (e.g., in terms of health-related quality of life, costs, work ability) of pharmacotherapies, health policies, and other health care technologies...

Tarja Kvist

Professor , Department of Nursing Science