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Marja Jylhä

Professor, gerontologia
Faculty of Social Sciences
| Sub unit: Health Sciences
Marja Jylhä

About me

 I am a Professor of Gerontology at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Health Sciences at Tampere Unversity anda team leader in the Centre of Excellence in Research on Ageing and Care, funded by the Academy of Finland. My group is part of Gerontology Research Center (GEREC)

https://www.gerec.fi/en/  

https://www.jyu.fi/hytk/fi/laitokset/yfi/en/research/pro

Fields of expertise

longevity, health, functioning and quality of life of older populations, self-rated health, old age services, the ageing sociey