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Science administrator

Ritva-Liisa Karvetti, Finnish science administrator. Member International Federation University Women (vice president 1980-1986, president 1986-1989), Finnish Federation University Women (president 1974-1977, honorary president 1997).

Background

Karvetti, Ritva-Liisa was born on April 7, 1929 in Helsinki, Finland. Daughter of Viljo Johannes and Vilma Lydia (Levela) Aro.

Education

Bachelor, Eastern Washington University, 1951. Master of Science, University Helsinki, 1952. Doctor of Science, University Helsinki, 1979.

Career

Nutritionist Medical Board Finland, Helsinki, 1952-1953. Researcher Red Cross Finland, 1953-1955. Lecturer College Nursing, Salo, Finland, 1955-1972, Technology College, Turku, Finland, 1966-1972.

Researcher Research Center Social Insurance Institution, 1972-1993. Docent University Turku, 1985-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on human nutrition, food data collecting methods, nutrition education and weight reduction to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Federation University Women (vice president 1980-1986, president 1986-1989), Finnish Federation University Women (president 1974-1977, honorary president 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Romance languages, classical music, theater.

Connections

Married Mauri P. Karvetti, May 9, 1953. Children: Satu, Paivi, Juha-Matti.

father:
Viljo Johannes Aro

mother:
Vilma Lydia (Levela) Aro

spouse:
Mauri P. Karvetti

children:
Satu Karvetti

Juha-Matti Karvetti

Paivi Karvetti