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Biochemist

J. Kalervo Hiltunen, Finnish biochemist. Licence in medicine University Oulu, Finland, 1974, diplomate board clinical chemical Finland, 1984. Member of American Society Bio-chemical Mol. Biological, Society Biochemistry, Biophysics, Microbiology Fennie, American Society Cell Biology, Finnish College Physicians (chairman Oulu subdivision 1993-1994).

Background

Hiltunen, J. Kalervo was born on April 10, 1949 in Suomussalmi, Finland. Son of Ville Hiltunen and Elsa Anneli Makkonen.

Education

Graduate, Suomussalmen Lukio, Suomussalmi, Finland, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, 1977.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Indiana University, Indianapolis, since 1980. Research associate forensic medicine University Oulu, Finland, 1981—1982. Assistant physician Oulu University Central Hospital, Finland, 1983—1984, specialist physician, 1984—1985.

Research fellow academy Finland University Oulu, 1986—1993. Project leader Bioctr. Oulu, since 1989, vice director Finland, since 1992.

Professor medical biochemistry University Kuopio, Finland, 1994—1995. Professor and chair biochemistry University Oulu, since 1996. Board member Finnish Genome Center, Helsinki, 1999—2007.

Member, advisory committee biotechnology Ministry Social & Health Affairs, Helsinki, Finland, 1999—2001. Finnish delegate European Mol. Biology Conference, Heidelberg, Germany, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Licence in medicine University Oulu, Finland, 1974, diplomate board clinical chemical Finland, 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals (Poul Astrup prize, 1990).

Membership

Member of American Society Bio-chemical Mol. Biological, Society Biochemistry, Biophysics, Microbiology Fennie, American Society Cell Biology, Finnish College Physicians (chairman Oulu subdivision 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cross country skiing.

Connections

Married Pirkko Marketta Hiltunen, June 29, 1974. Children: Matti Pellervo, Jussi Antero, Anni Katriina Ketola.

father:
Ville Hiltunen

mother:
Elsa Anneli Makkonen

spouse:
Pirkko Marketta Hiltunen

children:
Matti Pellervo Hiltunen

Jussi Antero Hiltunen

Anni Katriina Ketola Hiltunen