ESPON QoL - Quality of Life Measurements and Methodology

The objective of this ESPON activity is to receive answers to the following key policy questions:
• How does the concept and measurement of quality of life differ in meaning at different scales
(national, regional, local)?
• What are the territorial dimensions of quality of l...

Sustainable well-being

In this interdisciplinary research group we are interested in to study how sustainability and well-being can be combined in day-to-day life.

Capturing Digital Social Inequality

Capturing Digital Social Inequality: Young digi-natives’ asymmetrical agencies within socio-technical imperatives and imaginarie (DEQUAL)

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...

The neighboring networks of the older city dwellers

01.03.2020 - 31.12.2021
The purpose of the joint project of the Universities of Turku and Eastern Finland is to examine the quality and extent of the neighborhood relations of the aging population, the importance of the neighborhood for the well-being of the older adultsa and them as a resource in their neighborhoods. T...

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...