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Experts share the latest on memory diseases at the 7th Kuopio Alzheimer Symposium on June 11-13

17.04.2015
Top researchers and professionals working with patients with memory diseases will meet at the 7 th Kuopio Alzheimer symposium in Kuopio, Finland, on June 11-13, 2015. The symposium offers an... » Read More About Experts share the latest on memory diseases at the 7th Kuopio Alzheimer Symposium on June 11-13

Eating eggs reduces risk of type 2 diabetes

02.04.2015
Egg consumption may reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, according to new research from the University of Eastern Finland. The findings were published in American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. ... » Read More About Eating eggs reduces risk of type 2 diabetes

Dissertation 10.4. Recovery after cataract surgery

01.04.2015
Cataract surgery is the most common ophthalmological surgical procedure, and it is predicted that the number of surgeries will increase significantly in the future. However, little is known about... » Read More About Dissertation 10.4. Recovery after cataract surgery

Risk factors associated with overweight cluster already in children

25.03.2015
Lifestyle-related cardiometabolic risk factors cluster already in children in the same way as in adults, according to research from the University of Eastern Finland. A cardiometabolic risk... » Read More About Risk factors associated with overweight cluster already in children

Faculty bulletins

grants

The Faculty of Health Sciences supports its doctoral students by awarding compensation for their travelling expenses and dissertation printing grants. Furthermore, the faculty calls annually open the grants of Mauri and Sirkka Wiljasalo and the grants of Matti and Vappu Maukonen.

Sabbatical

The University of Eastern Finland has introduced a system for sabbaticals starting on Jan. 1, 2011. There are two application deadlines at the Faculty of Health Sciences. The deadlines in 2015 will be March 13, 2015 and August 14, 2015. Please ready more from the enclosed bulletin.

Doctoral dissertations

The latest doctoral dissertations at the Faculty of Health Sciences