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Mirja Liisa Hämäläinen Edit Profile

pediatric neurologist , researcher

Mirja Liisa Hämäläinen, Finnish pediatric neurologist, researcher. Recipient research grants Orion Corporation Research Foundation, Foundation for Non-Hospital Care, Arvo and Lea Yippo Foundation, Finnish Academy, 1993-1996, award for best academy dissertation in clinical pharmacology in Finland, 1997.

Background

Hämäläinen, Mirja Liisa was born on July 26, 1958 in Helsinki, Finland. Daughter of Veikko and Kielo Tuulikki (Kietäväinen) Hämäläinen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Kuopio, Finland, 1984. Specialist in pediatrics neurology, University Helsinki, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1997.

Specialist in clinical pharmacology, University Helsinki, 1997.

Career

General practice resident various departments, various institutions, Finland, 1984-1987. Resident in pediatrics neurology University Helsinki, 1988-1992. Consultant pediatrics Helsinki City Maternity Hospital, 1992.

Consultant pediatrics neurology Aurora Hospital, Helsinki, 1992. Research fellow University Helsinki, 1993-1996. Research fellow clinical pharmacology, University Helsinki, 1993-1996.

Specialist in pediatric neurology University Helsinki Hospital Children and Adolescents, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to medical journals. Author: Kodin Suuri Lääkärikirja, 1995.

Membership

Member Finnish Association Pediatrics Neurology (comptroller since 1995), Finnish Christian Medical Society (treasurer 1991-1993), Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain, International Headache Society, International Association Study of Pain, American Headache Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Kayaking, literature, music.

Connections

father:
Veikko Hämäläinen

mother:
Kielo Tuulikki (Kietäväinen) Hämäläinen