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educator , physician

Jussi Heikki Kauhanen, Finnish physician, educator. Member city council, City of Kuopio, since 1989, board directors, 1995-1996, 2000; member Council of Social and Health Affairs, Kuopio, 1997-1999. Lieutenant Finnish Defense Forces, 1978-1979. Member Society of Behavioral Medicine, Finnish Medical Association, Society Epidemiologic Research.

Background

Kauhanen, Jussi Heikki was born on July 23, 1958 in Kuopio, Finland. Son of Juho Olavi and Aino (Laatunen) Kauhanen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Kuopio, Finland, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kuopio, Finland, 1993. Master in Public Health, University Kuopio, Finland, 1995.

Career

Physician, Eastern Finland, 1986-1988. Research associate, lecturer University Kuopio, 1988-1991, 97-98. Senior research scientist The Academy of Finland, 1992—2003.

Physician chief Kuopio Occupational Rehabilitation Clinic, Finland, 1996-1998. Visiting scholar, visiting research scientist University California, Berkeley, 1991—1993, 2002—2003. Lecturer public health and epidemiology various schools in Finland, since 1988.

Professor public health, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (textbook) Public Health, 1998. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member city council, City of Kuopio, since 1989, board directors, 1995-1996, 2000. Member Council of Social and Health Affairs, Kuopio, 1997-1999. Lieutenant Finnish Defense Forces, 1978-1979.

Member Society of Behavioral Medicine, Finnish Medical Association, Society Epidemiologic Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, hiking, music.

Connections

Married Paula M. Suominen, March 7, 1980 (divorced 2006). Children: Okko, Otso, Sofia.

father:
Juho Olavi Kauhanen

mother:
Aino (Laatunen) Kauhanen

spouse:
Paula M. Suominen

children:
Otso Kauhanen

Okko Kauhanen

Sofia Kauhanen