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health services management educator

Kka Esteri Sinkkonen, Finnish health services management educator. Member City Council of Kuopio, since 1980, vice chairman, 1991-1992; member Health Board, Kuopio, Social Board, Kuopio. Member European Healthcare Management Association (board directors), Finnish Political Science Association, Finnish Administrative Science Association, National Social Science Research Council (chairman 1986-1989).

Background

Sinkkonen, kka Esteri was born on April 26, 1935 in Parikkala, Finland. Daughter of Onni and Lempi (Siitonen) Sinkkonen.

Education

Master of Arts, University Helsinki, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Oulu, Finland, 1994.

Career

Researcher, Nursing Research Institute, Helsinki, 1966-1968; associate professor Institute Political Science, U. Helsinki, 1971-1973; professor health policy and management, U. Kuopio, Finland, 1974-1977, 79-; vice rector, U. Kuopio, Finland, 1982-1984; dean faculty of social science, U. Kuopio, Finland, 1988-1994; senior researcher, Finnish Academy Science, 1977-1979; board directors, Finnish Academy Science, 1986-1989; researcher, Nursing Research Institute, Helsinki, 1966-1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member City Council of Kuopio, since 1980, vice chairman, 1991-1992. Member Health Board, Kuopio, Social Board, Kuopio. Member European Healthcare Management Association (board directors), Finnish Political Science Association, Finnish Administrative Science Association, National Social Science Research Council (chairman 1986-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, the arts, art museums.

Connections

father:
Onni Sinkkonen

mother:
Lempi (Siitonen) Sinkkonen