Mission statement

The mission of the Kuopio Research Centre of Geriatric Care is to

  • Provide national and international expertise on issues related to geriatric care including pharmacotherapy, rehabilitation and healthcare services
  • Conduct innovative and multidisciplinary research to improve the care and quality of life of older people
  • Develop and validate methods and data sources for register-based research
  • Train future leaders in research, clinical practice and teaching
  • Encourage  collaboration  between different disciplines, including clinical medicine, pharmacy, nutrition, dentistry, biostatistics and epidemiology

 This will be achieved in collaboration with national and international partners.