professor in occupational health

As a professor of occupational health I am the person in charge for postgraduate medical specialist training in occupational health and master’s degree programme on the promotion of public health and well-being at work. In addition I am responsible for occupational health and occupational medicine training of medical students. In the Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences in am the person in charge in subject area of occupational health. My research in the field of occupational health has been multidisciplinary dealing with eg. service system of occupational health, well-being at work in chronic diseases (T1D as an example), support for people who are returning to work after burnout, the ergonomics of cleaning and nursing, the occupational safety of agricultural work, and the connection of strenuousness work during pregnancy to the pregnancy outcomes as well as well-being in shift-work.

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School of Medicine, Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition



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