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educator

Jorma Juhani Wartiovaara, Finnish Educator. Grantee National Academy Medical Science, Finland, 1970-1989, Sigrid Juselius Foundation, Finland, 1970-1987, U. Helsinki, 1989.

Background

Wartiovaara, Jorma Juhani was born on July 25, 1938 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Otso Uolevi and Maine Helmi Kaarina (Alanen) Wartiovaara.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical School University Helsinki, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical School University Helsinki, 1966.

Career

Junior researcher, National Academy Medical Science Finland, 1964-1967; pathology associate, U. Helsinki, 1970-1974; senior researcher, National Academy Medical Science Finland, 1975-1977; associate professor biology, U. Helsinki, 1978-1987; professor, director department electron microscopy, U. Helsinki, 1988-1995; research director, U. Helsinki, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Medical Developmental Biology, 1976.

Membership

Section chairman cell & development biology Finnish-Soviet Commission Cooperative in Science adn Technology, Helsinki, 1981-1992. Member Scandanavian Society Electron Microsci. Society (president 1980-1982), International Society Development Biologists (secretary-treasurer 1973-1982), European Development Biology Organization (vice president 1982-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: graphic arts.

Connections

Married Kirsti Anna Tuulikki Hyvarinen, 1964 (divorced 1988). Children: Katarina, Kirmo, Anna. Married Satu Kyllikki Koskimies, 1992.

father:
Otso Uolevi Wartiovaara

mother:
Maine Helmi Kaarina (Alanen) Wartiovaara

spouse:
Satu Kyllikki Koskimies

spouse:
Kirsti Anna Tuulikki Hyvarinen

child:
Anna Wartiovaara

child:
Kirmo Wartiovaara

child:
Katarina Wartiovaara