Research Unit of Internal Medicine

The Research Unit of Internal Medicine conducts high-grade research under the leadership of professors, clinical instructors and docents. Research is conducted in the clinics, the Medical Research Center Oulu (MRC Oulu) and Biocenter Oulu, which accommodate the clinics’ research laboratories.

Research creates new knowledge and offers a possibility to review the customary health care practices and enable introduction of new diagnostic or therapeutic methods.

Head of Unit: Professor Olavi Ukkola
Vice Head of Unit: Clinical Instructor Juha Perkiömäki