Professor of Public Health
School of Health Sciences
Healthy learning mind – Effectiveness of a mindfulness program on mental health compared to a relaxation program and teaching as usual in schools: A cluster-randomised controlled trialVolanen Salla-Maarit, Lassander Maarit, Hankonen Nelli et al.Journal of Affective Disorders, 2020, 260, 660-669.
Determinants of sickness absence rate among Finnish municipal employeesVuorio Tina, Suominen Sakari, Kautiainen Hannu et al.Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care, 2019, 37(1), 3-9.
Does increasing physical activity reduce the excess risk of work disability among overweight individuals?
Ervasti Jenni, Airaksinen Jaakko, Pentti Jaana et al.Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health, 2019, 45(4), 376-385.
How to promote fruits, vegetables, and berries intake among patients with type 2 diabetes in primary care?: A self-determination theory perspective
Koponen Anne M., Simonsen Nina, Suominen SakariHealth Psychology Open, 2019, 6(1).
Multicohort study of change in job strain, poor mental health and incident cardiometabolic disease
Magnusson Hanson Linda L., Rod Naja Hulvej, Vahtera Jussi et al.Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2019.
Neighborhood socioeconomic status and adherence to dietary recommendations among Finnish adults: A retrospective follow-up study
Lagström Hanna, Halonen Jaana I., Kawachi Ichiro et al.Health and Place, 2019, 55, 43-50.
Physical inactivity, cardiometabolic disease, and risk of dementia: an individual-participant meta-analysis
Kivimäki Mika, Singh-Manoux Archana, Pentti Jaana et al.BMJ. British Medical Journal, 2019, 365.
The association between bullying victimization in childhood and fibromyalgia: Data from the nationwide Finnish health and social support (HeSSup) study based on a sample of 64,797 individuals
Varinen Aleksi, Kosunen Elise, Mattila Kari et al.Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 2019, 117, 48-53.
Body mass index and risk of dementia: Analysis of individual-level data from 1.3 million individualsKivimäki Mika, Luukkonen Ritva, Batty G. David et al.Alzheimer's & Dementia, 2018, 14(5), 601-609.
Lifestyle factors and risk of sickness absence from work: a multicohort study
Virtanen Marianna, Ervasti Jenni, Head Jenny et al.Lancet Public Health, 2018, 3(11), E545-E554.