Monthly mid-week seminars
An open seminar series promoting interdisciplinary discussion on current research in translational research, animal health and welfare, food safety, and other One Health topics. The seminars are held on the first Wednesday of each month, from 1 to 2 PM.
Forthco­ming se­mi­nars

Welco­me to the HOH Hel­sin­ki One Health Month­ly Re­search Se­mi­nar Se­ries "Cur­rent Re­search in One Health"!

Past seminars
Marko Virta

2022, April 6th

Antimicrobial resistance and human activities

Professor Marko Virta (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry)

Chair: Associate Professor Tarja Pitkänen (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare)

Päivi Rajala-Schultz

2022, March 2nd

Responsible antimicrobial use in dairy production:  Controlling mastitis at dry-off

Professor Päivi Rajala-Schultz (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Associate Professor Heli Simojoki (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Tiina Sikanen

2022, February 9th

Incorporation of sustainability view to pharmacy education and research – A case example from Faculty of Pharmacy

Associate Professor Tiina Sikanen (Faculty of Pharmacy, HELSUS)

Chair: Assistant Professor Anna-Riia Holmström (Faculty of Pharmacy)

Sari Lauri

2021, December 1st 

Developmentally originating neuropsychiatric disorders: Kainate receptors as a novel therapeutic target?

Research Director Sari Lauri (HiLife Neuroscience Center)

Chair: Assistant Professor Anna Mykkänen (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Outi Vainio

2021, November 3rd

Sedation and pain alleviation in animals - special focus on alpha-2 adrenoceptors

Professor Outi Vainio (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Professor Tomi Taira (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

 

Claudio Oliviero

2021 October 6th

Reducing antibiotic use in farm animals, ongoing research and industry perspective

Docent Claudio Oliviero (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)
Technical Sales Manager Shah Hasan (Hankkija Oy)

Chair: Professor Olli Peltoniemi (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Arja Rautio

2021, September 1st

Human health is One Health in the Arctic

Professor Arja Rautio (University of Oulu)

Chair: Professor Sarah Green (Faculty of Social Sciences)

 

Sofia Väärikkälä

2021, June 2nd

Strengthening the Elements of Official Animal Welfare Control 

Specialist in Environmental Health Care, Resident in ECWBM-AWSEL Sofia Väärikkälä (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Professor Päivi Rajala-Schultz (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Alessandra Scagliarini

2021, May 5th

From Pests to Pets - A One Health Perspective on Urbanization 

Professor Alessandra Scagliarini (University of Bologna)
Chair: Docent Tuomas Aivelo (Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences)

Rosa Jolma

2021, April 7th

Wildlife Populations and One Health 

ECZM Wildlife Population Health Resident Rosa Jolma (Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, and Royal Veterinary College )

Chair: Assistant Professor Anna Mykkänen (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Tarja Pitkänen

2021, March 3rd

Sources and health risks of fecal pathogens in watersheds

Associate Professor Tarja Pitkänen (Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Associate Professor Janne Lundén(Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Sarah Green

2021, February 3rd

Animal Transport and Pandemics Across the Mediterranean

Professor Sarah Green (Faculty of Social Sciences)

Chair: Assistant Professor Annamari Heikinheimo (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Finnish Food Authority)

Annamari Heikinheimo

2020, December 2nd

Antimicrobial Resistance from One Health Perspective

Assistant Professor Annamari Heikinheimo (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Finnish Food Authority)

Chair: Associate Professor Heli Simojoki (Faculties of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Forestry)

Anna Mykkänen

2020, November 4th

Lessons learned from horse diseases

Assistant Professor Anna Mykkänen (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Associate Professor Peter Krawczel (Faculties of Agriculture and Forestry and Veterinary Medicine)

Janne Lunden

2020, October 7th

Risk management in food safety – cornerstone of One Health

Associate Professor Janne Lundén (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Assistant Professor Anna-Riia Holmström (Faculties of Pharmacy and Veterinary Medicine)

Heli Simojoki

2020, September 2nd

Calf: health and diseases today

Associate Professor Heli Simojoki (Faculties of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture and Forestry)

Chair: Assistant Professor Tarja Pääkkönen (Faculties of Veterinary Medicine and Medicine)

Tarja Sironen

2020, June 3rd

One Health approach to prevent future Disease X – lessons from Covid-19

Associate Professor Tarja Sironen (Faculties of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: HOH Director, Professor Olli Peltoniemi  (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Anna-Riia Holmström 

2020, May 6th

Current research in medication safety and effectiveness in human and veterinary medicine

Assistant Professor Anna-Riia Holmström (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Faculty of Pharmacy)

Chair: Associate Professor Janne Lundén (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Peter Krawczel

2020, April 1st

Current research in ruminant health & welfare

Associate Professor Peter Krawczel (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry & Faculty of Veterinary Medicine)

Chair: Assistant Professor Annamari Heikinheimo (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Finnish Food Authority)