People and organization

The management of UHealth is responsible for everyday operations and reporting. The faculties of social sciences and medicine have a shared responsibility over the management of the platform.

UHealth director

Ville-Pekka
Sorsa
Research Director
Social and Public Policy
Field of science Social policy, Political Science, Business and Management

UHealth coordinator

Riikka
Lämsä
Research Coordinator
Department of Public Health
Field of science Social policy

The executive group is responsible for setting annual action plans, developing the UHealth strategy and monitoring the development of UHealth activities. As of 18 March 2022, the members of the executive group are:

Kerstin Carsslon, CEO, HUS Pharmacy
Kristiina Junttila, Director, HUS Nursing Research Center
Pirjo Laitinen-Parkkonen, Director General, Keusote

 

MA
Mikko
Airavaara
Professor
Division of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy
Field of science Pharmacy, Neurosciences, Medical biotechnology
Timo
Kaartinen
Professor
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Field of science Social and cultural anthropology
SK
Salla
Kurhila
Professor
Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies
Field of science Languages
TR
Taneli
Raivio
Professor
Department of Physiology
Field of science Biomedicine
Ville-Pekka
Sorsa
Research Director
Social and Public Policy
Field of science Social policy, Political Science, Business and Management
TT
Tomi
Taira
Professor
Veterinary Biosciences
Field of science Neurosciences
Auli
Toom
Professor
Department of Education
Field of science Educational sciences
Anne
Toppinen
Professor
Department of Forest Sciences
Field of science Forestry, Business and Management