The Sigrid Jusélius Foundation medical Professorships for 2021-2025: Professor Outi Mäkitie

The Sigrid Jusélius Foundation celebrated its 90th anniversary by financing three new five-year medical professorships for 2021–2025.

Professor Outi Mäkitie was one of the recipients. Her professorship is in translational medicine in the field of pediatric bone diseases and pediatric endocrinology. This new 5-year professorship with associated research funding provides a unique possibility to continue long-term research in this area at the University of Helsinki. Professor Mäkitie held a Sigrid Jusélius Professorship also in 2016-2020.