Tellervo Korhonen

Person

Further information on the affiliationAdjunct professor in public health

Curriculum Vitae

ACADEMIC EDUCATION

M.Sc. University of Helsinki, Finland, 1995

Ph.D. University of Kuopio, Finland, (Public Health) 1999

CURRENT POSITION:

Acting University Lecturer, 2010 –

University of Helsinki, Hjelt Institute, Department of Public Health

Adjunct Professor in Public Health, 2009 –

University of Helsinki, Department of Public Health

PREVIOUS POSITIONS:

Senior Research Scientist, National Institute for Health and Welfare & University of Helsinki, 2007 – 2010

Post-doctoral scientist, University of Helsinki, Department of Public Health, 2005 - 2007

Post-doctoral Researcher, Harvard University, Tobacco Dependence Treatment and Research, Boston, USA, 2002 - 2005 

Researcher, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Department of Physiology, Helsinki, 2001 - 2002

Researcher, National Public Health Institute, Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, Helsinki, 1995 - 2000

 RESEARCH FUNDING

Academy of Finland, 2002 - 2004 (Researcher training and research abroad)

Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research, 2002 - 2003 (Exercise and Nicotine Replacement Treatment for Female Smokers)

Academy of Finland, 2005 - 2006 (Subsidy for researcher’s return in Finland)

Paavo Nurmi Foundation, 2006 (Cigarette smoking and depressive symptoms)

Juho Vainio Foundation, 2006 (Smoking and depression among Finnish twins)

Finnish Cultural Foundation, 2007 (Genetic influences on the association between depression & nicotine dependence)

Yrjö Jahnsson Foundation, 2008 - 2009 (Association of smoking patterns with chronic obstructive disease)

Paavo Nurmi Foundation, 2008 (Impact of smoking cessation and exercise on cardiovascular risk factors)

                                                                                                                                        

Latest publications

  1. Association between long-term smoking and leisure-time physical inactivity: a cohort study among Finnish twins with a 35-year follow-up

    Piirtola, T. M., Kaprio, J. A., Silventoinen, K. T., Svedberg, P., Korhonen, M. T. & Ropponen, M. A. Sep 2017 In : International Journal of Public Health . 62 , 7, p. 819-829

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  2. Association of the DBH Polymorphism rs3025343 With Smoking Cessation in a Large Population-Based Sample

    Hirvonen, K., Korhonen, T., Salomaa, V., Mannisto, S. & Kaprio, J. Sep 2017 In : Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 19, 9, p. 1112-1115 4 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Prospective association between tobacco smoking and death by suicide: a competing risks hazard analysis in a large twin cohort with 35-year follow-up

    Evins, A. E., Korhonen, T., Kinnunen, T. H. & Kaprio, J. Sep 2017 In : Psychological Medicine. 47, 12, p. 2143-2154 12 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

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Latest activities

  1. Väitöskirjan seurantaryhmän jäsen

    Korhonen, T. (Supervisor)
    2017 → …

    Activity: ExaminationMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

  2. Alyce Whipp

    Korhonen, T. (Supervisor)
    2016 → …

    Activity: ExaminationSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

  3. Väitöskirjan seurantaryhmän jäsen

    Korhonen, T. (Supervisor)
    2016 → …

    Activity: ExaminationMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

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Education

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