Professor of Plastic Surgery, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki Finland.
Specialist in plastic, general and orthopedic surgery.
More than 150 peer-reviewed publications in international journals.
Main fields of interest are reconstructive surgery & microsurgery, abdominal and chest wall defects, soft tissue sarcoma, open fractures.
Supervisor of 12 PhD theses in the University of Helsinki.
Member of faculty International Master´s Degree in Reconstructive Microsurgery.
President of EURAPS (2009-2010), President of Finnish Society of Plastic Surgery (2000-2002), President of Finnish Trauma Association (2001-2003).
Chairman of EFSM Congress Turku 2008, Chairman WSRM Congress, Helsinki 2011.