Honorary Doctors at the University of Kuopio 1978-2010

7. conferment ceremony 2010

Honorary Doctors of the University of Kuopio
Martti Ahtisaari, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.
Ritva-Liisa Pohjalainen, Doctor of Economy and Business Administration H.C.
Pekka Puska, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences
John F. Martin, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Ole Petter Ottersen, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Pharmacy
Per Artursson, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Liisa Turakka, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.

Faculty of Business and Information Technology
Silvia Gherardi, Doctor of Economy and Business Administration H.C.
Erkki Oja, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Ilkka Virtanen, Doctor of Economy and Business Administration H.C.

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Ernst B. Hunziker, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Juhani Ruotsalainen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Medicine
Rudolph Tanzi, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Kai Simons, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Social Sciences
Sirkka Lauri, Doctor of Health Sciences H.C.
Steven Shardlow, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.

6. conferment ceremony 2005

A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences
Petteri Karttunen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Ian Wilmut, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Pharmacy
Hans-Dieter Höltje, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Masahiko Negishi, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.

Faculty of Business and Information Technology
Jean-Pierre Babary, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Patrick J. Dowling, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Erkki Jatila, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Jouko Tuomisto, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Medicine
Riitta Hari, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Alice H. Lichtenstein, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Vamik D. Volkan, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Social Sciences
Eberhard J. C. Dülfer, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.
Päivi Setälä, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.
Alan Williams, Doctor of Health Sciences H.C.

5. conferment ceremony 2000

A. I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences
A. Claudio Cuello, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Jorma Kalevi Huuhtanen, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Pharmacy
Francis C. Szoka, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Hannu Tapani Turakka, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Jay van Huizen Huner, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Jorma Rantanen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Herman P. Schwan, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Medicine
Ezio Giacobini, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Vincent C. Hascall Jr., Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Jussi Kalervo Huttunen, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Social Sciences
Elina Haavio-Mannila, Doctor of Health Sciences H.C.
Claus Mühlfeld, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.

4. conferment ceremony 1996

Faculty of Pharmacy
John Doull, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Valentino J. Stella, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Brian Flannigan, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
George Hanek, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Medicine
Konrad T. Beyreuther, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Robert Michael Blaese, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Martti Juhani Karvonen, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
László Módis, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Lester Packer, Doctor of Medicine H.C.
Jouni Jorma Juhani Uitto, Doctor of Medicine H.C.

Faculty of Dental Science
Edvitar Leibur, Doctor of Dental Science H.C.

Faculty of Social Sciences
Mary E. Duffy, Doctor of Community Health H.C.
Oswald Hahn, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.
Kauko Aarno Artturi Heuru, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.

3. conferment ceremony 1991

Faculty of Pharmacy
Fritz Müller, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Matti Kustaa Paasonen, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.

Faculty of Dental Science
Franz Sutter, Doctor of Dental Science H.C.
Donald William Warren, Doctor of Dental Science H.C.

Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Jaak Järv, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Benjamin Liu, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Viljo Johannes Orpana, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.

Faculty of Medicine
Niilo Hallman, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Arisztid G.B. Kovach, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Geoffrey Arthur Rose, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Piero Tosi, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.

Faculty of Social Sciences
Olli Mikko Castrén, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.
Madeleine M. Leininger, Doctor of Community Health H.C.
Mikko Ilmari Niemi, Doctor of Community Health H.C.
Jürgen Zerche, Doctor of Social Sciences H.C.

2. conferment ceremony 1982

Henry W. Blackburn, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Francesco di Castri, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Seymor Stanley Cohen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Katri-Helena Eskelinen, Doctor of Community Health H.C.
Béla Flerkó, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Hugh H. Fudenberg, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Leif Arne Heloe, Doctor of Dental Science H.C.
Inkeri Kallela (s. Häkkinen), Doctor of Community Health H.C.
Paavo Pauli Kallio, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Ewout (Eppo) van der Kleinj, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Kaarlo Juhani Koskinen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Vsevolod E. Kovshilo, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Cornelius A. Salemink, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Arnold Spiegel, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Ulf Ludvig Sundqvist, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Johannes Virolainen, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.

1. conferment ceremony 1978

Urho Kaleva Kekkonen, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Geoffrey J. Dutton, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
George Neil Jenkins, Doctor of Dental Science H.C.
Veli  Erkki Krogerus, Doctor of Pharmacy H.C.
Eino Luukkonen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Leo Kaarlo Noro, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Jaakko Mauri Numminen, Doctor of Philosophy H.C.
Niilo Natanael Pesonen, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Zbynek Pisa, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Pentti Matti Rautaharju, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.
Seppo Ilmari Sipilä, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery H.C.