UKK Institute in Many Roles in Safety 2016 Conference Next Week
UKK Institute is a co-operator of the main host National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), will keep many oral and poster presentations at the conference, and organizes a post conference meeting in sport injury research. Post Congress Meeting in Sports Injury Research
Safety 2016 World Conference for the first time in Finland
A Book by Radhika Patil
Radhika Patil's thesis Exercise in Older Women: Effects on Falls, Function, Fear and Finances. Findings from a randimized controlled trial has been published by Lambert Academic Publishing. See Lambert Academic Publishing
Huge Altmetric points for Uusi-Rasi´s articke
The article by special researcher Kirsti Uusi-Rasi published on JAMA Internal Medicine in March 23, is amongst the highest ever scored in the journal. See the statistics from Altmetric.com
Good publicity for a UKK Institute research
The receant publication of a UKK Institute research in JAMA Internal Medicine: Exercise and vitamin D in fall prevention among older women: a randomized trial has received good publicity in the USA.
Read the interviews of special researcher Kirsti Uusi-Rasi on web.
MedicalResearch.com Medical Research Interviews and News: Exercise May Be More Effective Than Vitamin D In Reducing Falls
HealthDay: Exercise, But Not Vitamin D, Cuts Injuries From Falls in Older Women: Study
Healthy Living Magazine: Vitamin D, exercise fall short for fall prevention in older women
Actual Measurement of Sedentary Behavior, Physical Activity and Fitness in Population Monitoring – the Finnish Experience
International course for professionals monitoring and promoting physically active life-style. June 5-6, 2014 at the UKK Institute, Tampere Finland
UKK Institute´s Director Tommi Vasankari is Chairman of the Steering Committee of WHO HEPA Europe
Director Tommi Vasankari has started as Chairman of the Steering Committee of WHO HEPA Europe 2013—2015
Weight Loss of Lorry Drivers
Researcher Katriina Kukkonen-Harjula from the UKK Institute is interviewed on Tampere University web site. The interview covers the UKK Institute's research about weight loss of lorry drivers.