Hamudat Balogun

Hamudat BalogunTitle:
Doctoral Student

M.Sc Nutrition and Dietetetics, 2012, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria
B.sc Home Science and Management (Nutrition and Dietetics Option), 2006, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria

Center for Environmental and Respiratory Health Research (CERH), University of Oulu

Visiting address:
Aapistie 5B, 1st floor

Phone number:
+ 358 44 207 3938

Room number:

Hamudat.Balogun (at) oulu.fi

Research fields:
Adverse pregnancy outcomes in relation to air pollution exposure and extreme cold weather


  1. Siddika N, Balogun HA, Amegah AK, Jaakkola JJK. Prenatal ambient air pollution exposure and the risk of stillbirth: systematic review and meta-analysis of the empirical evidence. Occup Environ Med. 2016 Sep;73(9):573-81. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2015-103086. Epub 2016 May 24.
  2. Balogun H, Jaakkola JJK, Amegah AK. Association of Sunlight Exposure and Consumption of Vitamin D-Rich Foods During Pregnancy with Adverse Birth Outcomes in an African Population. J Trop Pediatr. 2019 Jan 27. doi: 10.1093/tropej/fmz001. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Siddika N, Rantala AK, Antikainen H, Balogun H, Amegah AK, Ryti NRI, Kukkonen J, Sofiev M, Jaakkola MS, Jaakkola JJK. Synergistic effects of prenatal exposure to fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and ozone (O3) on the risk of preterm birth: A population-based cohort study. Environ Res 2019; 176; 108549.
  4. Siddika N, Rantala AK, Antikainen H, Balogun H, Amegah AK, Ryti NRI, Kukkonen J, Sofiev M, Jaakkola MS, Jaakkola JJK. Short-term prenatal exposure to ambient air pollution and risk of preterm birth - A population-based cohort study in Finland. Environ Res 2020 May;184:109290. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2020.109290. Epub 2020 Feb 22. 
  5. Balogun H, Rantala A, Antikainen H, Siddika N, Amegah AK, Ryti N, Kukkonen J, Sofiev M, Jaakkola MS, Jaakkola J. Effects of air pollution on the risk of low birth weight in a cold climate. Appl. Sci. 2020; 10(18):6399. https://doi.org/10.3390/app10186399.


Last updated: 4.11.2020