Martta Kerkelä

MSc.

Doctoral Student

Biography

Martta Kerkelä is doctoral student and statistician at the Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience. Her PhD thesis is focusing on intervention effect of prospective birth cohort studies. She has graduated from University of Oulu with a degree on Statistics on 2018. Her research interests are in psychiatry, epidemiology, register-based studies and statistical methods. 

Research interests

  • Psychiatry
  • Cohort studies
  • Statistics
  • Epidemiology

Databases

Social media

Research groups

  • Statistician, Research Unit of Clinical Neuroscience

Selected publications

  • Lallukka, T.; Kerkelä, M.; Ristikari, T.; Merikukka, M.; Hiilamo, H.; Virtanen, M.; Øverland, S.; Gissler, M.; Halonen, J. (2019) Determinants of long-term unemployment in early adulthood: A Finnish birth cohort study. - SSM : population health 8, 100410 . [Original]
  • Filatova, S.; Gyllenberg, D.; Sillanmäki, L.; Suominen, A.; Hinkka-Yli-Salomäki, S.; Kaljonen, A.; Kerkelä, M.; Keski-Säntti, M.; Ristikari, T.; Lagström, H.; Hurtig, T.; Miettunen, J.; Surcel, H-M; Veijola, J.; Gissler, M.; Sourander, A. (2019) The Finnish psychiatric birth cohort consortium (PSYCOHORTS) - content, plans and perspectives. - Nordic journal of psychiatry 73 (6), 357-364 . [Original] [Self-archived]