Kwok Ng

Postdoctoral Researcher , Special Education

Ismo Linnosmaa

Professor , Department of Health and Social Management


Stop Diabetes (StopDia) is a wide multidisciplinary research project aiming to prevent type 2 diabetes via actions on both individual and environmental level. The research project develops a model of the best strategies for the Finnish society and health care system and provides information on co...

Virva Hyttinen

Postdoctoral Researcher , Department of Health and Social Management

Geospatial Health

01.01.2018 - 31.12.2023
The Geospatial Health research group includes researchers from the Department of Geographical and Historical Studies at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF). The research group is part of UEF’s Effectiveness of Social and Health Services (EFFECTIVENESS) Research Community. In addition, a PhD s...


01.03.2012 -
The main objective of this study is to analyse the structure, processes and outcomes of primary health care in management of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, which will identify the gap between the evidence and day to day practice. Using geographical information, the variation of processes a...