Education

 Special competence in adolescent health 2016

Special competence in child welfare clinic and school health care 2003

MD, Ph.D, at Helsinki University 1981

Academic Dissertation at Helsinki University 12.5.1981

Certificate, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1975

Medical doctor, General practitioner 1974

Working history

Doctor in Youth Psychiatric Clinic of Helsinki University Hospital 1.2.2020 –

Doctor in Child Psychiatric Clinic of Helsinki University Hosptila 1.3.2019 – 30.10.2019

Doctor in family and youth counseling clinic of city Vantaa 1.6.2017- 28.2.2019

Medical officer at Helsinki Health Bureau 1.1.2010 – 31.7.2018

Chief senior physician at Helsinki Health Bureau 1.4.200 – 31.12.2009

Medical officer at Helsinki Health Bureau 1.1.2005 – 31.3.2007

Executive director, Children of the Station Association (Aseman Lapset ry) 1.9.1993 – 31.12.2004

Editor-in-chief of Citari/Aseman Lapset- magazine 1.9.1993 – 31.12.2004

Associate senior physician at Helsinki Health Bureau 1.7.1984 – 30.9.1985

Medical officer at Helsinki Health Bureau 1.3.1978 – 31.12.1989

Assistantship at the Department of Medical Chemistry at Helsinki University 1.6.1974 – 9.9.1977

Other activity

Member of the Board of Finnish Association for Adolescent Medicine 2013 – 2019

Member of the youth delinquency committee of Ministry of Justice 2001-2003

Member of the Board of Trustees of the Finnish Children and Youth Foundation 2001- 

Biography published in Marquis’ book Who’sWho in the World, U. S. A. 2000 – 2010

Producer of a computer based sex education program for school children 1995 – 1997

Member of the working group for ’Increasing the efficiency in preventing the young people’s use

of intoxicants 1992 – 1993

President of the Finnish Federation of the Family Care Associations 1988 – 1992

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