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Dissertation 6.6. Minipuberty in full-term and preterm infants: longitudinal assessment of hormone levels and target tissue effects

26.05.2015
Shortly after birth, the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis transiently activates, and gonadal hormone levels increase to adult levels. This activity peaks during the first months of life... » Read More About Dissertation 6.6. Minipuberty in full-term and preterm infants: longitudinal assessment of hormone levels and target tissue effects

Dissertation 6.6. Biomarkers of sepsis in neutropenic hematological patients

26.05.2015
Neutropenic infections are the leading treatment-related cause of death among patients receiving intensive chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and in autologous stem cell transplant... » Read More About Dissertation 6.6. Biomarkers of sepsis in neutropenic hematological patients

Academy Professor Seppo Ylä-Herttuala receives ERC Advanced Grant - for second time already

21.05.2015
The European Research Council, ERC, awarded a grant of 2.45 million euros to Academy Professor Seppo Ylä-Herttuala in the Advanced Grants call geared towards top-level scholars. Working at the... » Read More About Academy Professor Seppo Ylä-Herttuala receives ERC Advanced Grant - for second time already

Academy Professor Markku Laakso wins Finnish Science Award

20.05.2015
Academy Professor Markku Laakso of the University of Eastern Finland is the winner of the Finnish Science Award 2015.  The award is granted by the Ministry of Education and Culture, and the... » Read More About Academy Professor Markku Laakso wins Finnish Science Award

Dissertation 29.5. Intra-arterial delivery of human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in rats with cerebral ischemia

20.05.2015
Cell therapy is one of the most attractive research strategies in the development of therapies for cerebrovascular diseases including ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke. The doctoral... » Read More About Dissertation 29.5. Intra-arterial delivery of human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells in rats with cerebral ischemia

Faculty bulletins

applying for degree certificates on summer 2015

Degree certificate applications with an approved personal study plan must be submitted to Study Secretary Kati Nykänen on June 12 at the latest.

Please note that the time of delivery in counted from the date when Kati Nykänen has received the application form and all the studies have been entered on your transcript of academic records.

Certificates will not be delivered during July.

Further instructions and certificate application form: http://www.uef.fi/en/ttdk/ohjeet-ja-lomakkeet1

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