Thank you for attending the 2019 event.
We look forward to seeing you again 26-28 May 2020!
Johanna Seppänen, PhD in Biometrics, Director of Social and Health Data Permit Authority.
I work as acting director and first employee of the newly founded Finnish Social and Health Data Permit Authority with the aim to institute the new authority and its functions.
I have a track record in biometrical research and cancer epidemiology, as well as leading and developing public sector research infrastructures. My previous positions are Head of Statistics at Statistics Finland Research Services, Head of Statistics and Health Economics at FIOH, (Senior) Reseacher at THL, Kela Research department and Finnish Cancer Registry, and as Biostatistician in pharmaceutical industry. I have also worked as a Lecturer at Jyväskylä University.
I have 15 peer reviewed articles in international journals (including Statistics in Medicine and Neurosurgery) and 11 other publications. I am a member of National Committee on Medical Research Ethics.