ULLA-MARI KINNUNEN

University Lecturer

Senior Lecturer in Health and Human Services Informatics Master’s programme, Adjunct Professor


Dr. Ulla-Mari Kinnunen is a Senior Lecturer in HHSI Master’s programme and an Adjunct Professor in Evidence Based Research and Development. Her research interest is in data structures and classifications in EHR, evidence-based health care and informatics competencies both for professionals and citizens including educational and organizational factors in enhancing digitalization in health and social care services. She is a member of the board of the Finnish Social and Health Informatics Association, of the scientific editorial board of the Finnish Journal of eHealth and eWelfare, a chair of the Finnish nursing terminology expert group, HIMSS TIGER VLE Workgroup Chair and a member of the Evidence Based Practice Working Group IMIA SIGNI. She is a core staff member of the Finnish Centre for Evidence-Based Health Care: A Joanna Briggs Institute Centre of Excellence, and an accredited trainer of the comprehensive systematic review training program (JBI).

Contact info

Organization

Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Department of Health and Social Management

Email

ulla-mari.kinnunen@uef.fi

Phone

+358 40 355 3953

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Teaching Activities

I am currently responsible for the following courses in HHSI degree programme:

  • Introduction to HHSI Teaching and Research (since 2015-)
  • Evidence-Based Social and Health Care, 6 ECTS, course available to all students at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies (since 2013-)
  • Research and Development of Health and Human Services Informatics, 6 ECTS (since 2015-)
  • Evaluation Research in Social and Health Care (HHSI part), 5 ECTS (since 2013-)
  • Practical Training in Health and Human Services Informatics (since 2017-)
  • Research Seminar (since 2013- )
  • Personal Study Plan; tutor teacher of HHSI Master’s students (since 2017-)
  • MOOC, Legislation of Multiprofessional Documentation, 1 ECTS (since 2019-)
  • Research Seminar for Doctoral Students (together with a professor)
  • Literature of HHSI, 5 ECTS (since 2013-)
  • Lectures in the following:
    • Knowledge Management in Health and Human Services Informatics, 6 ECTS (since 2013-)
    • Building in Health and Human Services Informatics, 6 ECTS (since 2013-)
    • Open University, Basic Studies in Health and Human Services Informatics, 25 ECTS
    • Tutor teacher in the Master’s Degree Programme (MDP) in Health and Business (HB) (2014-2020)
    • Comprehensive Systematic Review (CSR) Trainer at the Joanna Briggs Institute’s (JBI) Finnish Centre for Evidence-Based Health Care, A JBI Centre of Excellence (since 2017-)
  • Courses I have previously been responsible for:
    • Introduction to Health and Human Services Informatics (in English), 6 ECTS (for exchange and MDP in HB students), 2012-2017
    • Information System Implementation and Management (in English), 6 ECTS (for exchange and MDP in HB students), 2013-2017
    • Research Methods in Health and Human Services Informatics, 6 ECTS (2013-2015)
    • During the past years, several lectures concerning terminology development and standardized documentation around the country (as the chair of the Finnish terminology expert group)

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