MD: 1998, University of Turku, Finland; PhD: 2009, University of Turku, Finland. Doctoral thesis: "Molecular Characteristics of Neuroblastoma with Special Reference to Novel Prognostic Factors and Diagnostic Applications"; Board certified neurosurgeon: 2010, University of Helsinki, Finland; Diploma in Healthcare Management 2012; Associate Professor in Neurosurgery 2014, Master of Advanced Surgery in Cerebrovascular Surgery 2014, Macquarie University, Sydney; Associate Professor in Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 2015, University of Turku.
Areas of publications: Tumor biology, SAH, intracranial aneurysms, patient safety,
neuroimaging, bypass surgery
Clinical interests: Cerebrovascular neurosurgery, meningioma surgery, cervical spine surgery