Tampere University Hospital (TAUH)

CEIDSS is a non-profit Research Organization working in health promotion focused on the social determinants of health.  Its mission is to produce innovative intervention research to improve the health status of the population, with an emphasis education on health determinants and risk factors linked with non-communicable diseases.

CEIDSS works in association with local and national authorities. While participating in European projects, CEIDSS has a strong experience in developing national and international comprehensive programs on tackling malnutrition, aligned with health strategies and priorities.

Tampere University Hospital as part of the Wellbeing Services county Pirkanmaa provides expertise in nearly all medical specialties in Pirkanmaa area in Finland. The Clinical chemistry research group is directly connected to both Tampere University Hospital and Tampere University enabling the collection of high-quality cohorts and access to excellent research infrastructure – Clinical chemistry functions as a research unit in the interface of laboratory medicine and university research.


The team members

Prof. Terho Lehtimäki

Professor Terho Lehtimäki has over 1250 publications (HI > 164) focusing on cardiovascular disease risk factors, system biology and combination of omics and functional genetics and epigenetics of complex traits and diseases.

Pashupati Mishra

Pashupati Mishra, PhD, is an Academy of Finland postdoctoral researcher in Clinical Chemistry group, Tampere University. His research interests are in areas of high-throughput data analysis, systems biology, and integrative analysis of multiomics.

Binisha Hamal Mishra

Binisha Hamal Mishra, PhD, is a postdoctoral researcher in Clinical Chemistry group in Tampere University. She is interested in molecular epidemiology of comorbidities in cardiovascular disease patients for preventive healthcare and clinical decision support.