Dr. Niina Pitkänen

Dr. Niina Pitkänen

Dr. Pitkänen works as a postdoctoral researcher in Professor Hilkka Soininen’s group in the Institute of Clinical Medicine, Neurology at the University of Eastern Finland.

 

Postdoctoral researcher, The Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, 2011-2013

PhD (Clinical nutrition), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of University of Eastern Finland, 2011

MSc (Genetics), Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Turku, 1999

Research interest

  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Genetic and lifestyle factors underlying complex diseases and related quantitative traits
Role: Researcher

Contact Details

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  • Address
    University of Eastern Finland, Institute of Clinical Medicine / Neurology
    P.O.Box 1627 (Yliopistonranta 1C)
  • City
    Kuopio
  • Zip Code
    FI-70211
  • Country
    Finland
  • Telephone
    +358 40 355 3215

List of Partners

USFD   UIO   KCL   UMA
USFD      UIO      KCL      UMA
 
VTT   EMC   PRH   TO
VTT   EMC   PRH   TO
 
ESI   HIRS   STH   ICL
ESI   HIRS   STH   ICL
 
ASD   PMS   UCL   EIBIR
ASD   PMS   UCL   EIBIR
 
EMP   ETHZ   UEF    
EMP   ETHZ   UEF    

 

UEF Team

  • Biography Dr. Hall graduated from Tampere University of Technology (TUT) in 2011 with the degree…
  • Hilkka Soininen, MD, PhD, Professor in Neurology, is as expert in Alzheimer’s disease, diagnosis, biomarkers…
  • Prof. Mikko Hiltunen has completed his Ph.D from the University of Kuopio, Finland, in which…
  • Dr. Pitkänen works as a postdoctoral researcher in Professor Hilkka Soininen’s group in the Institute of…
  • MD, PhD, Chief physician in neurology, FTD cohort; Anne Koivisto, MD, PhD, neurologist, clinical studies…
  • Sanna-Kaisa Herukka, MD, PD, biochemist, is the head of biomarker laboratory at UEF serving CSF…
  • PhD, docent in psychology.