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4.8.2014 News

An article in Plos One: Voluntary Climate Change Mitigation Actions of Young Adults: A Classification of Mitigators through Latent Class Analysis

Research Assistant Essi Korkala along with Lecturer, Postdoctoral Researcher Timo Hugg and Professor Jouni Jaakkola have published an article in Plos One.

1.8.2014 News

The data collection for APTA panel study has been completed

The data collection for  APTA panel study in Helsinki Metropolitan area has been completed during April-May 2014. 20 people with asthma / allergic rhinitis participated in the panel study.

10.6.2014 News

Doctoral training course: CLIMATE CHANGE, WEATHER AND HUMAN HEALTH

Doctoral training courseCLIMATE CHANGE, WEATHER AND HUMAN HEALTH October 27-29, 2014, Oulu, Finland

14.5.2014 News

An article in Plos One: Awareness of Climate Change and the Dietary Choices of Young Adults in Finland

CERH researchers Essi Korkala, Professor Jouni J. K. Jaakkola and Timo Hugg have published an article in Plos One.

19.2.2014 News

Category A classification - Research Community of CERH Was Successful in the RAE 2013 Evaluation

Research community “GlobalHealth – Global Change, Geography, Environment and Public Health Research”, lead by professor Jouni Jaakkola, was successful in the recently published Research Assessment

18.2.2014 News

Best Oral Presentation of the Science Day - CERH well represented at the 11th Science Day of the Faculty of Medicine

CERH staff presented their results at the 11th Science Day of the Faculty of Medicine on Tuesday February 18th 2014.

30.9.2013 News

CERH team members presented results on asthma and allergy research in the European Respiratory Society (ERS) meeting in Barcelona

Team members of CERH participated in the 23rd Annual Congress of the European Respiratory Society (ERS) in Barcelona, Spain,

25.9.2013 News

An article in Plos One: respiratory infections in adults with atopic disease and IgE antibodies to common aeroallergens

Postdoctoral researcher Aino Rantala along with Professor Jouni J. K. Jaakkola and Professor Maritta S. Jaakkola have published an article in Plos One.

25.9.2013 News

An article in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine: The Synergistic Effect of Heredity and Exposure to Second-hand Smoke on Adult-onset Asthma

Taina K. Lajunen along with Jouni Jaakkola and Maritta Jaakkola has published an article in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

25.6.2013 News

An article in the European Journal of Public Health: Cold-related cardiorespiratory symptoms among subjects with and without hypertension: the National FINRISK Study 2002

Tiina M. Ikäheimo along with researchers from CERH and the Institute of Health Sciences have published an article in the European Journal of Public Health.

22.5.2013 News

CERH team presents results on asthma research and ideas about climate change and public health in the American Thoracic Society (ATS) meeting in Philadelphia, USA

CERH team attends the Annual Conference of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), in Philadelphia, USA. The ATS meeting is the world leading in the area of pulmonary research.

18.4.2013 News

CERH received an Academy of Finland Consortium Grant

Professor Jouni Jaakkola as Director with Professors Jan Hjort from the Department of Geography and Jaakko Kukkonen from the Finnish Meteorological Institute as other principal investigators receiv

19.12.2012 News

An article in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: Influence of heredity on asthma continues to adulthood

Postdoctoral researcher Taina Lajunen along with Jouni Jaakkola and Maritta Jaakkola have published a letter to editor -article in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

11.12.2012 News

An article in Social science & medicine: Health and well-being of movers in rural and urban areas

A research group including professor Simo Näyhä has recently published an article in Social Science & Medicine describing the association of health and well-being with moving using a detailed g

23.10.2012 News

Astman omahoito –kyselytutkimus / Ongoing research on asthma self-management

Astman omahoito –kyselytutkimus

22.8.2012 News

Article in Environmental Health - Extreme ambient air temperatures increase mortality from coronary heart disease

An epidemiologic study conducted in Beijing provide evidence that extreme low and high ambient temperatures increase the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) mortality.

29.6.2012 News

An article in European Journal of Epidemiology

Doctoral student Sirpa Heikkinen has together with her research group published a review article in European Journal of Epidemiology describing the effects of exercise on adults with asthma.

28.6.2012 News

A publication in Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing

Heidi Hintsala, a doctoral student at CERH, has recently published a technical note article together with her study group in Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing.

18.6.2012 News

Tenure Track Position in Global Public Health

The Center for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research (CERH) at the Medical Faculty, University of Oulu invites applications for full-time (100% FTE) tenure-track faculty position at the ran