Doctoral student education

Doctoral dissertations

The scientific personnel of the Finnish Cancer Registry also provide tutoring, as a part of their research activities, for doctoral dissertations. Most of this activity is integrated within the Doctoral Programmes in Public Health (DPPH) Doctoral School  ( as a project entitled "Risk of cancer, risk factors in cancer, cancer patient survival, cancer screening". Altogether,more than 100 dissertations have come out based on the data of the Finnish Cancer Registry. Those interested in a disseration project and guidance should contact the listed supervisors.