Affiliated to research
I'm forensic psychiatrist currently working in Niuvanniemi hospital, Kuopio, Finland. Part-time I'm also a PhD student, affiliated in Karolinska Institutet in Ellenor Mittendorfer-Rutz' research group. The aim of my study is to investigate the real-world effectiveness of pharmacological treatments of substance dependences (alcohol, opioid and amphetamine dependences). The effectiveness of medications is measured with hospitalizations, sickness absence, disability pensions and mortality.
- 2005 Bachelor of Health Care (public health nurse). Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Kuopio
- 2013 Licentiate of Medicine, MD. University of Eastern Finland
- 2019 Specialist Degree in Forensic Psychiatry. University of Eastern Finland
- 2020 Special Competence in Addiction Medicine. The Finnish Medical Association