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Prof. Heikki Savolainen

Dept. of Occup. Safety & Hlth.
Min. of Social Affairs & Health
POB 536, FIN-33101 Tampere

Brief Biography:

Undergraduate 1965

MD 1974 (Univ. Helsinki, Finland)

Res. Officer Finnish Inst. of Occup. Health. Helsinki 1976-87

Prof. of Occupational Medicine, Univ. of Lausanne, Switzerland 1987-1999

Ministerial counsellor (Occup. Hlth.) at the Ministry of Social Affairs & Health, Tampere, Finland 1999-



Academic positions:

Sr. Lecturer in neurotoxicology, Univ. of E. Finland, Kuopio 1979-

Professor in Occupational Medicine, Univ. of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland 1987-1999


Research interests:

Occupational diseases

Neurotoxicity and complications

Biological monitoring


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