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Dissertation 16.10. Markers of insulin resistance and dyslipidemia reflect the risk for diabetes and cardiovascular events
Tissue-specific markers of insulin resistance and markers of dyslipidemia are strong predictors of future development of type 2 diabetes. Liver insulin resistance index is a promising predictor... » Read More About Dissertation 16.10. Markers of insulin resistance and dyslipidemia reflect the risk for diabetes and cardiovascular events
Professor, Research Director Miia Kivipelto will receive the Swedish Waijlit and Eric Forsgren's prize for distinguished Alzheimer's Researchers for her research on dementia and its... » Read More About Miia Kivipelto awarded for dementia research
Obesity is associated with several musculoskeletal disorders such as the development and progression of knee osteoarthritis (OA). Thus, impaired physical function, impaired health sense, muscle... » Read More About Dissertation 2.10. Physical function and biomechanics of gait in obese adults after weight loss
Dissertation 2.10. Resource-enhancing nursing at home for families with small children - evaluation of early interventions
Family nursing has been found to promote the health and well-being of families with small children. However, there is little empirical knowledge of resource-enhancing family nursing available. » Read More About Dissertation 2.10. Resource-enhancing nursing at home for families with small children - evaluation of early interventions
Caregiving for an Alzheimer's patient is especially burdensome for spousal and family caregivers who at the time of their near and dear one's Alzheimer's diagnosis suffer from depressive... » Read More About Even mild depression puts a burden on Alzheimer's family caregivers
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.
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 2016 will be March 18, 2016 and August 12, 2016. Please ready more from the enclosed bulletin.