About me

I work as a project manager and A national withdrawal coordinator for Biobank Sweden. The aim is to facilitate and develop processes for national withdrawals of liquid samples.  

 

Research description

Publications

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Leppä+V

Education

2013 -  2017, Postdoctoral scholar at Daniel H Geschwind lab, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, USA. I worked on projects in genetics of autism in multiplex families, and underrpresented populations.

2013,  Doctor of Philosophy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland. My thesis was on the genetics of multiple sclerosis (MS) at the Janna Saarela and Leena Peltonen lab at the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland FIMM and National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland

2008, MSc (Genetics), Faculty of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki