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educator , Neurologist

Vilho Valdemar Myllylä, Finnish neurologist, educator. Licensed physician, Finland.

Background

Myllylä, Vilho Valdemar was born on September 5, 1943 in Oulu, Finland. Son of Juho Ilmari and Johanna Valpuri (Kuurola) Myllylä.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Oulu, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oulu, 1976.

Career

Acting resident Oulu University Hospital, 1968-1972, resident in neurology, 1973, lecturer neurology, 1974-1977, acting associate professor neurology, 1977-1981, associate professor, 1981-1997, professor, since 1998, acting professor, head neurology department, 1987-1991, since 2000. Visiting scientist Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 1990. Active participant 56 international congresses.

National examiner in neurology University Oulu, 1987-1989, dean medical faculty, 1997-2001, vice president University Oulu, since 2001, member faculty of council, 1994-2001, member senate, since 1997. Member governing board Biocenter Oulu, since 2000, chairman since 2001. Permanent expert in neurology, member advisory board National Board Health, 1988-1992, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, National Research and Development Center for Welfare and Health, since 1992, National Board Medicolegal Affairs, 1992-1999, National Agency for Medicines, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician, Finland.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 100 articles to professional journals. Advisory board Cephalalgia, International Journal Headache, 1981-1990, editorial board, 1990-1994.

Membership

Managing board Finnish Neurology Foundation, 1982-1989, 92—. Second lieutenant Finnish Army, 1963-1964. Member Finnish Neurological Association (executive committee 1978-1986, 88-90, deputy president 1980-1982, president 1982-1984, member organizing committee XIV International Congress on Parkinson's Disease, Helsinki, 2000-2001), Finnish Medical Association (executive committee 1985-1987), Scandinavian Migraine Society (secretary 1981-1983), World Federation Neurology (research group intensive management in neurology).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, skiing, slalom, tennis.

Connections

Married Raili Mirja Heleena Allila, January 6, 1968. Children: Mikko, Markus.

father:
Juho Ilmari Myllylä

mother:
Johanna Valpuri (Kuurola) Myllylä

spouse:
Raili Mirja Heleena Allila

child:
Mikko Myllylä

child:
Markus Myllylä