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Real-world Evidence Team

Research group
01.08.2015 -
School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences

Group description

Introducing image of the groupReal-world Evidence Team

Those of us who were on campus in Jan 2023: Back row: Barkat Ali Babar, Blair Rajamaki, Isabell Rumrich, Anna-Maija Tolppanen Front row: Anne Paakinaho, Shin Liau (visiting researcher), Marjaana Koponen, Julian Lin

We develop, validate and implement methods and approaches for evaluating effectiveness and safety of treatments by using real-world data, and also work on risk factors for conditions with long onset period.

The applied data ranges from national register-based studies to multi- and single-centre studies using data from electronic medical records and medical reports as well as data collected specifically for research purposes.

The applied methods range from traditional statistical methods to machine learning. We work in close collaboration with clinicians and have extensive collaboration network, both nationally (e.g., VTT, THL, University of Turku and University of Oulu) and internationally (e.g., Hong Kong University, Monash University, Karolinska Institutet) .

We belong to the  SIGMA Consortium of ENCePP research centres, that aims to provide trusted pharmacoepidemiologic and real-world evidence research through a European federated professional network of excellence.

Our work is primarily focused on Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, and we coordinate nationwide registe



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