Department of Health Sciences

Partner institutions in Nordplus Gerontology network

CountryInstitutionsContact informationSpecial expertiseInformation for exchange students
Finland

University of Jyväskylä, Department of Health Sciences

  • network coordinator

Senior Researcher
Mikaela von Bonsdorff, mikaela.vonbonsdorff@jyu.fi

 

How to Apply

Courses available

Finland University of Tampere, School of Health Sciences

Dr. Ilkka Pietilä
ilkka.pietila@uta.fi

Health gerontology, public health, social gerontology Guide for international exchange and visiting students
Finland University of Applied Sciences Arcada, Helsinki Senior lecturer Annikki Arola annikki.arola@arcada.fi Health promotion, social participation, patient and client safety

Guide to exchange students

Iceland University of Iceland, Faculty of Social Work, Reykjavik Assistant professor
Sigurveig H. Sigurdardottir, sighsig@hi.is
Gerontological social work

Information for prospective exchange students

Sweden Jönköping University, School of Health Sciences, Institutet för Gerontologi Dr. Irene Ericsson,                 

irene.ericsson@hhj.hj.se

Psychogerontology, care of the elderly Information for exchange students
Sweden Lund University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health Sciences, Division of Occupational Therapy and Gerontology

Programme Director
Agneta Malmgren Fänge agneta.malmgren_fange@med.lu.se

Health and environmental gerontology Student exchange
Sweden Uppsala University, Sociologiska Institutionen

Professor Sandra Torres, sandra.torres@soc.uu.se

Social gerontology Exchange studies
Norway University of Bergen, Faculty of Psychology Dr. Minna Hynninen
minna.hynninen@psych.uib.no
Psychogerontology

Admission of exchange students

Courses for exchange students

Norway Gjövik University College

Professor Tor Inge Romoren
tromoren@online.no,

Senior Lecturer Magnar Sjevelaas
magnar.sjevelaas@hig.no

Long-term care services Master of Gerontology (120 ECTS)
Norway Diakonhjemmet University College, Institute for Nursing and Health Head of Department
Liv Thorhild Undheim
undheim@diakonhjemmet.no
Master in Health Care, Services for the elderly Academic programs and exchange opportunities
Norway Lovisenberg Diakonale Hogskole Associate professor Ådel Bergland

aadel.bergland@ldh.no

Student exchange possibilities
Estonia University of Tartu Dr. Karin Tammik
karin.tammik@ut.ee
Geriatrics, geriatric physiotherapy Exchange and visiting students