National Institute for Health and Welfare

National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Helsinki, Finland

 

THL serves as an expert in research and development in population health and welfare. The research carried out at THL is closely linked to the promotion of well-being and health, and the prevention of diseases and disabilities.

Mika Gissler has been working with national health and social welfare registers for more than 20 years. Currently, he is a Research Professor at the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) in Helsinki. He is leading the reproductive health statistics team at THL, and his expertise includes register-based research, longitudinal epidemiology, perinatal health, reproductive health, child and adolescence health, mental health, quality of health care services and health indicators.

 

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