Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience

The Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience carries out high-quality research aimed at promoting lifelong health. The unit’s research focuses on the mechanisms, prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of brain and mental disorders. Researchers of the unit mainly use research methods of epidemiology, genetics, biomedicine, intervention research and brain imaging.

The research unit is responsible for the basic education in neurosurgery, neurology, medical psychology and psychiatry in the degree program of Licentiate of Medicine.

Head of Unit: Professor Kari Majamaa

Vice Head of Unit: Professor Juha Veijola