2.4. CANCELLED Frontiers in Health Sciences / Mika Gissler: Birth trends in Finland and the Nordic countries - falling fertility and increasing centralization, Kuopio

Time 2.4.2020 at 15:00-16:00

University of Eastern Finland
Kuopio campus, Medistudia building, Auditorium MS301

Speaker Professor Mika Gissler
Topic Birth trends in Finland and the Nordic countries  - falling fertility and increasing centralization


Speaker biography

Mika Gissler is a Research Professor and hold faculty appointments at the National Institute for Health and Welfare, the University of Turku, Finland, the University of Oulu, Finland, and Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. His main research focus has been in utilization of routinely collected health and welfare registers with experience from all Nordic countries, and from several European and non-European countries, e.g. Germany, Estonia and Australia. Professor Mika Gisslers research interests include perinatal and infant health, childhood and adolescent health, sexual and reproductive health, mental health, migrant health and use of health care services. Increasingly, the studies have included a longitudinal component, usually from the prenatal period until adulthood.


The seminar is organised by the Faculty of Health Sciences with Professor Katri Vehviläinen-Julkunen as the host. The event, which is free of charge and open to everyone interested, will be held in English. No registration needed. Welcome!