Cerebrovascular Disorders and Stroke

Clinical Research
Pekka Jäkälä, Professor

Experimental Research
Jukka Jolkkonen, Research Director, Adjunct Professor, PhD
 

Doctoral Students

  • Lili Cui, MD
  • Jingwei Mu, MD

Collaborators

- Mechanisms and Imaging of Cardiogenic Embolism

  • Dr. Petri Sipola, Department of Radiology, Kuopio University Hospital
  • Prof. Ritva Vanninen, Department of Radiology, Kuopio University Hospital

- Cost-Effectiveness of Invasive Stroke Treatments

  • Prof. Esko Ruokonen, Intensive Care Unit, Kuopio University Hospital
  • Adjunct Prof. Stepani Bendel, Intensive Care Unit, Kuopio University Hospital

- Clinical Neurorehabilitation

  • Dr. Kauko Pitkänen, The Finnish Brain Research and Rehabilitation Center Neuron, Kuopio, Finland
  • Dr. Sinikka Peurala, PT, PhD, The Finnish Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • Prof. Juha Kinnunen, Prof. Olli-Pekka Ryynänen and Dr. Markku Hänninen, The Kuopio Welfare Research Center KWRC, UEF
  • Prof. Pasi Karjalainen, Department of Physics, UEF

- Translational Studies

  • Docent Matti Korhonen, Finnish Red Cross Blood Service, Advanced Therapies & Products Development, Helsinki, Finland
  • Prof. Chuan-sheng Zhao, Department of Neurology, The First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
  • Prof. Johannes Boltze, Department of Cell Therapy, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Leipzig, Germany
  • Prof. Barbara Lukomska, NeuroRepair Department, Mossakowski Medical Research Centre, Warsaw, Poland