The multidisciplinary staff in the Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacogenetics research groups include physicians, pharmacists, chemists, geneticists and other laboratory personnel. For contact details, see the University of Helsinki People finder.
Janne Backman, MD, PhD, Professor in Clinical Pharmacology and Individual Medicine, is the head of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and the principal investigator of a research group focusing on pharmacokinetics and drug-drug interactions.
Mikko Niemi, MD, PhD, Professor in Pharmacogenetics, is the principal investigator of a research group focusing on the pharmacogenetics of drugs. He is also the director of the Individualized Drug Therapy Research Program (INDIVIDRUG).
Pertti Neuvonen, MD, PhD, renowned Professor Emeritus in Clinical Pharmacology, continues his work at the department.
Katja Halme works as a research nurse in the Pharmacogenetics research group.
Kaisa Litonius, BScMed, MA, is a PhD student in the Pharmacogenetics research group.
Kaisa Litonius UH research profile
Ivar Lönnberg, BScMed, is a PhD student in the Pharmacogenetics research group.
Ivar Lönnberg UH research profile
Anssi Mykkänen, BScMed, is a PhD student in the Pharmacogenetics research group.
Anssi Mykkänen UH research profile
Mikko Neuvonen, MScChem, works as a analytical chemist in the Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacogenetics laboratory.
Mikko Neuvonen UH research profile
Aleksi Olkkola, BScMed, is a PhD student in the Clinical Pharmacology research group.
Suvi-Kukka Tuomi, BSc (Biomedicine), works as research assistant in the Pharmacogenetics research group.
- Matti Itkonen, MD, PhD (2019)
- Mikko Holmberg, MD, PhD (2018)
- Katriina Tarkiainen, MD, PhD, BScPharm (2017)
- Anne Filppula, PhD, MScPharm, MPharmSc (2014)
- Tiina Karonen, MD, PhD (2012)
- Tuija Tapaninen, MD, PhD, MScPharm (2012)
- Johanna Honkalammi, MD, PhD (2011)
- Xiaoqiang Xiang, PhD (2011)
- Samuel Fanta, MD, PhD (2009)
- Marja Pasanen, MD, PhD (2008)
- Aleksi Tornio, MD, PhD (2008)