Practical information

The Nordic Skeletal Dysplasia Workshop will be held in the Biomedicum Helsinki.
Biomedicum Helsinki is the medical research center located in Meilahti at the University Hospital area.
Contact information


Biomedicum Helsinki,

Haartmaninkatu 8,

00290 Helsinki, Finland.

Meeting coordinator

Päivi Turunen


The 7th Nordic Skeletal Dysplasia Workshop is organized by Outi Mäkitie. Outi Mäkitie is a Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology, in the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital.

How to get there?

There are several trains connecting the Helsinki international airport and the city center. The meeting place Biomedicum Helsinki can easily be reached by the Helsinki public transportation (HSL).


Participants are requested to arrange their own travel and housing.

Hotel Scandic Meilahti is at a walking distance from the Biomedicum Helsinki.

Several other hotels for example Scandic Park Helsinki and seaside hotel Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa are located close to the meeting place.


Spring season is very popular, so please book your hotel early enough!