JYRKI VIRTANEN

University researcher (tenure track)

Nutrition researcher, associate professor of nutritional epidemiology

I am a licensed nutritionist and an associate professor of nutritional epidemiology. My main topics of interest involve the role of dietary factors in development of chronic diseases, mainly cardiovascular diseases, type 2 diabetes and memory disorders. The study methods include both observational cohort studies and clinical trials.

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Lääketieteen laitos, Kansanterveystieteen ja kliinisen ravitsemustieteen yksikkö, Kansanterveystieteen yksikkö

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