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FINPEDMED
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Organisation

Director of the network acts as a Chairman of the Steering Committee.

Medical Director is responsible for the medical issues in HUS and acts as a Scientific Lead in EU-projects.

Executive Secretary and Clinical Research Coordinator share the responsibilities of the administration and coordination of the network’s daily operations in the FINPEDMED office, including Service Request management for new pediatric trials and research related consultations, internal and external communications and expert recruitment.

Clinical Trial Units (CTUs) are independent pediatric clinics in university hospitals or in other health care organizations, where trials are conducted.

Experts are registered members of Investigators Registry responding to the Service Request assignments within their special fields of expertise.

FINPEDMED organisation 1.1.2020:

FINPEDMED Steering Committee

Pekka Lahdenne
Helsinki University Hospital, Department of Children and Adolescents, Head of Digital and Innovation Services
Director and Chair of the Steering Committee, Representative of Helsinki University Central Hospital
1.4.2017->

Jaana Kallio
Helsinki University Hospital, Department of Children and Adolescents, Digital and Innovation Services
Specialist in Pediatrics and Clinical Pharmacology, Medical Director, Head of Pediatric Clinical Trials in HUS
1.7.2018->

Pirkko Lepola
Helsinki University Hospital, Department of Children and Adolescents, Digital and Innovation Services
Executive Secretary of FINPEDMED
1.1.2007->

Minna Lehtola
Helsinki University Hospital, Department of Children and Adolescents, Digital and Innovation Services
Pediatric Clinical Research Coordinator and Secretary of the Steering Committee
1.4.2017->

Päivi Lähteenmäki
Turku University Hospital; Pediatric Clinic, Specialist, Head of the Clinic
Representative of Turku University Hospital
1.6.2017->

Riitta Veijola
Oulu University Hospital, Clinic for Children and Adolescents, Professor, Chief Physician
Representative of Oulu University Hospital
1.6.2017->

Jarmo Jääskeläinen
Kuopio University Hospital; Pediatric Clinic, Professor, Chief Physician
Representative of Kuopio University Hospital
1.6.2017->

Sauli Palmu
Tampere University Hospital; Department of Pediatrics, Specialist
Representative of Tampere University Hospital
1.8.2018->