Research and education

The Department of Neurosurgery at HUCH is actively engaged in basic and clinical research in nearly all subsections of neurosurgery. Its researchers publish approximately 70 new articles in international scientific journals every year, and most of the clinic's specialists have a PhD in medicine.

The Department of Neurosurgery at HUCH organises basic neurosurgical courses for students of medicine at the University of Helsinki. It also offers six-year specialist training in neurosurgery, which has become increasingly popular in the past few years, attracting several applicants each year.

Annually, one or two neurosurgeons graduate from the the Department of Neurosurgery at HUCH .