Paula Rantakallio Symposium 2022

15 Jun 2022 10.00 - 17 Jun 2022 13.30Hybrid | Oulu, Finland & Online

The 4th Paula Rantakallio Symposium will take place on the 15th to the 17th of June 2022. The conference will be held in a hybrid mode from the University of Oulu, Finland, home of the Northern Finland Birth Cohorts and Artic Biobank initiated in 1965 by Professor Paula Rantakallio.

The program alongside the confirmed keynote presentations and the Paula Rantakallio lecture, will get you to the recent discoveries and methodological advances in life-course epidemiology and longitudinal analyses in a wide arrays of chronic health conditions e.g., obesity, depression, chronic pain, polycystic-ovary syndrome, cardiovascular diseases, and dementia. Together we can learn and debate on the early (epi)genetic, social and societal and the environmental determinants of life-long global health.

The registration to the onsite or online conference and the abstract submission are now open!

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Decoding the exposome

Decoding the exposome

The environment we live in has a dominant impact on our health. It explains an estimated seventy percent of the chronic disease burden. Where we live, what we eat, how much we exercise, the air we breathe and whom we associate with; all of these environmental factors play a role. The combination of these factors over the life course is called the exposome. There is general (scientific) consensus that understanding more about the exposome will help explain the current burden of disease and that it provides entry points for prevention and ...

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