Hannele Laivuori

Person

Curriculum Vitae

RESEARCH

My research interests  are common  disorders of pregnancy: pre-eclampsia, fetal growth restriction, and gestational diabetes mellitus. The impact of these disorders is not limited to merely obstetric and pediatric domains. They are also associated with increased risk of morbidity in later life of both the mother and the child. We investigate susceptibility genes, molecular mechanisms, risk factors, and implications to later life of these pregnancy disorders.

 

POSITION TITLE


Research Coordinator, Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland, University of Helsinki

University lecturer (Research), Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki

Adjunct professor in Molecular Genetics, Medicum, Medical Genetics, University of Helsinki

 

EDUCATION/TRANING

1985  M.D., University of Helsinki

1998 Specialist degree in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Helsinki

1999  Ph.D., University of Helsinki

2001-2002 Post doctoral fellow, University of Pittsburgh, USA

2002-2003 Post doctoral fellow, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

2005 Specialist degree in Clinical Genetics, University of Helsinki

 

CURRENT RESEARCH SUPPORT

2014-2018 Academy of Finland

2014 -2015 Finska Läkaresällskapet

2011-2016 EU 7th Framework Programme (InterPregGen)

2010-2015 Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation

 

 

Latest publications

  1. Maternal depressive symptoms during and after pregnancy and child developmental milestones

    Tuovinen, S., Lahti-Pulkkinen, M., Girchenko, P., Lipsanen, J., Lahti, J., Heinonen, K., Reynolds, R. M., Hämäläinen, E., Kajantie, E., Laivuori, H., Pesonen, A-K., Villa, P. M. & Räikkönen, K., Aug 2018, In : Depression and Anxiety (Hoboken). 35, 8, p. 732-741 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Prediction of pre-eclampsia and its subtypes in high-risk cohort: hyperglycosylated human chorionic gonadotropin in multivariate models

    Murtoniemi, K., Villa, P. M., Matomäki, J., Keikkala, E., Vuorela, P., Hämäläinen, E., Kajantie, E., Pesonen, A-K., Räikkönen, K., Taipale, P., Stenman, U-H. & Laivuori, H., 3 Jul 2018, In : BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 18, 10 p., 279

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Polycystic ovary syndrome and risk factors for gestational diabetes

    Mustaniemi, S., Vääräsmäki, M., Eriksson, J. G., Gissler, M., Laivuori, H., Ijäs, H., Bloigu, A., Kajantie, E. & Morin-Papunen, L., 1 Jul 2018, In : Endocrine Connections. 7, 7, p. 859-869 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. FinnGen reserach project (External organisation)

    Laivuori, H. (Board member)
    19 Dec 2018 → …

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in research network

  2. Doctoral thesis opponent, Jussi Leppävirta, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku

    Laivuori, H. (Opponent)
    1 Jun 2018

    Activity: ExaminationOpponent of doctoral dissertation

  3. Genetics of Pre-eclampsia

    Laivuori, H. (Speaker)
    11 May 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

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Latest prizes

  1. The Rike Fellowship Award

    Hannele Laivuori (Recipient), 2002

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Latest projects

  1. Finngen: FinnGen

    Palotie, A., Pitkänen, K., Jalanko, A., Lyhs, U., Donner, K. M., Kaunisto, M., Kurki, M. I., Kristiansson, K., Laiho, P., Laivuori, H., Loukola, A. & Palta, P.

    15/08/2017 → …

    Project: Research project

  2. Severe pre-eclampsia

    Heikkinen-Eloranta, J., Lokki, A. I. & Laivuori, H.

    01/01/201431/01/2015

    Project: Research project

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Education

Lääketieteen tohtori

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