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educator , physician

Ilkka Tuomas Laaksi, Finnish physician, educator. Grantee, Finnish Cultural Foundation, 2001, Pirkanmaa Hospital District Competitive Research Funding, 2002, 2004, 2005. Member of Finnish Medical Association, Finnish Endocrinology Association.


Laaksi, Ilkka Tuomas was born on October 4, 1968 in Kotka, Finland. Son of Seppo and Riitta Laaksi.


Doctor of Medicine, University Turku, Finland, 1998.


Physician Health Center, Hämeenlinna, Finland, since 1998, Mänttä, Finland, 1999—2002, Virrat, Finland, since 2001, Valkeakoski, Finland, since 2004. Lecturer University Tampere, since 1999. Second lieutenant Häme tank branch, 1988-1989.


  • Achievements include research in antiproliferative action of vitamin D. Research in 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 as an active hormone in human primary prostatic stromal cells. Research in vitamin D fortification as public health policy.

    Research in the association between serum 25(OH)D concentrations and bone stress fractures in Finnish young men. Research in an association of serum concentrations of vitamin D with acute respiratory tract infections in young Finnish men.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Vitamin D Deficiency Increases Risk of Prostate Cancer, 2004.


Member of Finnish Medical Association, Finnish Endocrinology Association.


Married Leena Eeva Maria Tuohimaa-Laaksi, July 30, 1994. Children: Iida Anna Maria, Akseli Tapio Tuomas, Lotta Eeva Maija.

Seppo Laaksi

Riitta Laaksi

Leena Eeva Maria Tuohimaa-Laaksi

Akseli Tapio Tuomas Laaksi

Lotta Eeva Maija Laaksi

Iida Anna Maria Laaksi