Helsinki University Hospital - New legal entity for FinPedMed
Finpedmed received new legal entity in February 2017, when the network business operations were transferred to the Helsinki University Hospital (HUS) from Clinical Research Institute Helsinki University Hospital Ltd. by mutual agreement.
Operations under new host, HUS, started on 1st April 2017.
HUS is the legal entity acting as the governing host organization for the Finnish Investigators Network for Pediatric Medicines, FINPEDMED. The new FinPedMed location within the HUS is the Department of Children and Adolescents, Digital and Innovation Services, with the Head of Services, Associate Professor, Pekka Lahdenne. The Executive Secretary of FinPedMed is Pirkko Lepola.
Due to this organizational change, FinPedMed will compose new Steering Committee and Executive Committee during the year 2017.
The legal host change does not effect directly to the FinPedMed operations, which will remain as national level infrastructure services for both industry partners, members of the network and other stakeholders using our services.