Helsinki University Central Hospital,
Helsinki (Finland)

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Department of Medicine, Divison of Infectious Diseases

Postal address: POB 348, FIN-00029 HUS, Finland

Website: https://www.hus.fi/en/Pages/default.aspx

Site coordinator

Anu Kantele
Email: anu.kantele@hus.fi

Tel.: +358-50 42 70 20 3

Site members

Heli Siikamaki
Email: heli.siikamaki@hus.fi

Tel.: +358-50 42 71 51 1

Veit

Tamim Khawaja
Email: tamim.khawaja@hus.fi

Tel.: —

Type of Institution

  • Outpatients department
  • Inpatient department for tropical diseases

Services

  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care

In-house facilities

  • Laboratory
      • Haematology
      • Chemistry
      • Parasitology
      • Virology
      • Mycology
      • Serology
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • CT
  • MRI
  • PET-CT

Links / collaborations

  • Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
  • Faculty of Travel Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Current research

  • Fever in returning travelers
  • Malaria
  • Dengue
  • Traveler's diarrhoea
  • Diarrhoea in tropical countries
  • Japanese encephalitis vaccine
  • TBE vaccine
  • Typhoid vaccines