News

Dissertation: Stent-assisted endovascular therapy of complex intracranial aneurysms

18.11.2014
Endosaccular coil embolization was introduced in 1991 as an alternative, minimally invasive approach in the treatment of cerebral aneurysms. » Read More About Dissertation: Stent-assisted endovascular therapy of complex intracranial aneurysms

Dissertation: Nurse staffing in acute hospital outpatient’s health care system - indicators and experts´ modeling

18.11.2014
Sairaaloiden tietojärjestelmät sisältävät runsaasti erilaista tietoa, jota voitaisiin käyttää nykyistä laajemmin kustannustehokkaan ja tarkoituksenmukaisen toiminnan suunnitteluun sekä johtamiseen... » Read More About Dissertation: Nurse staffing in acute hospital outpatient’s health care system - indicators and experts´ modeling

Dissertation: How do Palestinians cope in the midst of the conflict?

18.11.2014
Living in the midst of the conflict in the Middle East entails plenty of suffering, but it also challenges people to look for coping mechanisms. For many Palestinians, voluntary work and family are... » Read More About Dissertation: How do Palestinians cope in the midst of the conflict?

Dissertation: Expression of SIP1 protein indicates poor prognosis in pharyngeal cancer

11.11.2014
The expression of SIP1 protein in pharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma tumours often indicates an advanced tumour stage, a high risk of recurrence and a poor prognosis, according to research from the... » Read More About Dissertation: Expression of SIP1 protein indicates poor prognosis in pharyngeal cancer

Dissertation: Older people’s individual resources and reality in home care

11.11.2014
Most older people want to live meaningful lives in their own homes despite decreased abilities and, if needed, the aim of home care services is to enable them to live at home for as long as... » Read More About Dissertation: Older people’s individual resources and reality in home care

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. In 2014, the deadlines were March 14, 2014 and August 15, 2014respectively. 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