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Medical physicist , professor

Kari Kalevi Mäkelä, Finnish medical physicist, professor. Certified hospital physicist. Grantee Instrumentation Science Foundation, 1986, Wihuri Foundation, 1992, Wilporilaisen Osakonnan Research Foundation, 1987. Member International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering, International Organization Medical Physics, New York Academy of Sciences, Rotary.

Background

Mäkelä, Kari Kalevi was born on April 12, 1960 in Stockholm. Arrived in Finland, 1984.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Australian National University, 1984. Master of Science, University Helsinki, Finland, 1986. Licentiate Technology, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, 1993.

Doctor of Philosophy, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, 1996.

Career

Hospital physicist Tampere University Hospital, 1984-1989. Director Clinica Salud, Spain, 1989-1991. Tenured hospital physicist Tampere University Hospital, 1991-1992.

Assistant professor Tampere University of Technology, 1992, research fellow Academy Finland, 1993, professor, since 2002. Tenured hospital physicist Seinäjoki Center Hospital, Finland, since 1994. Director South-Ostrobothnia Telemed.

Service Center, since 1997. Director Finn-Casa Ltd., Finland, 1989-1997, South Ostrobothnia Telemedical Service Center. Research fellow Ragnar Granit Institute, Finland, 1992-1996.

Consultant Tampere University Hospital, 1994. Lecturer Ostrobotnia School Health Services, 1994, chairman, Local Branch National Coalition Party.

Achievements

  • Certified hospital physicist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sähköiset Aivomme, 1994. Editor: Handbook of Clinical Neurophysiology, 1996. Inventor in field.

Membership

Member International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering, International Organization Medical Physics, New York Academy of Sciences, Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, tennis, classic cars.

Connections

Married Paula Marjatta Kesti, May 24, 1988. Children: Henri, Toni.

spouse:
Paula Marjatta Kesti

children:
Henri Mäkelä

Toni Mäkelä