Nutritional epidemiology research group

Our research concentrates on the investigation of associations between dietary factors and risk of major chronic diseases and their risk factors, utilizing both population studies and clinical trials in humans.

Jyrki Virtanen

Associate Professor , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

Maija Ylilauri

Grant-funded Researcher , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

Miia Kivipelto

Professor , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

Anu Ruusunen

University Lecturer , Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition

Kuopio Musculoskeletal Research Unit (KMRU)

Kuopio Musculoskeletal Research Unit (KMRU) headed by Prof. Heikki Kröger, is a multidisciplinary research organization located at the Kuopio campus. In our interdisciplinary study group work specialists from several departments (orthopedics, gynaecology, internal medicine) and our study nurses h...

Real-world Evidence Team

01.08.2015 -
We are an interdisciplinary, externally funded research team based at the School of Pharmacy, led by professor Anna-Maija Tolppanen. Our interest is in the efficient utilization of real-world data for different purposes, including effectiveness of treatments, aetiological epidemiology as well as ...