The Nordscreen group

The NORDSCREEN project group consists of personnel working in Karolinska Institutet in Sweden and the Finnish Cancer Registry:

Karolinska Institutet:

Joakim Dillner, Center Director of  NIASC
Zurab Bzhalava, IT development
Roxana Merino Martinez, IT development
Suyesh Amatya, IT development
Miriam Elfström, postdoctoral researcher

Finnish Cancer Registry:

Veli-Matti Partanen, NORDSCREEN project manager
Ahti Anttila, scientific lead
Tytti Sarkeala, director of screening
Sirpa Heinävaara, senior researcher
Maiju Pankakoski, scientist
Stefan Lönnberg, screening scientist

Collaborating national partners include Marianne Waldström (Denmark, Danish Database for Cervical Cancer Screening), Piret Veerus (Estonia, National Institute for Health Development), Kristján Oddsson (Iceland, Krabbameinsfélag screening service), and Ameli Tropé (Norway, Cancer Registry of Norway).

NORDSCREEN is run by Nordic Center of Excellence in Health-Related e-Sciences (NIASC), which is financially supported by NordForsk.

Please contact project manager Veli-Matti Partanen for more details:

veli-matti.partanen@cancer.fi
+358 50 3510 655