Imperial College London

Dr Marika Kaakinen

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Visiting Researcher
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 6537m.kaakinen Website

 
 
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Location

 

E301Burlington DanesHammersmith Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • Genes Travel Award, Genes journal, 2017
  • Athena SWAN Early Career Researcher Travel Award, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, 2016
  • Young Investigator Award Finalist, International Congress of Human Genetics (ICHG), 2016
  • Travel grant, European Society of Human Genetics, 2016
  • Charles J. Epstein Trainee Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Research – Semifinalist, American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG), 2015
  • Young Investigator Award Candidate, European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG), 2015
  • Travel award for the 4th Sardinian Summer School: From GWAS to Function, Course organisers, 2015
  • Travel grant for a research visit at Imperial College London, Biocenter Oulu (BCO) graduate school, 2011
  • Travel grant for attending the course “Statistical Practise in Epidemiology Using R”, Pärnu, Estonia, University of Oulu graduate school (UniOGS), 2018
  • Travel grant for attending the Mplus basic course, Biocenter Oulu (BCO) graduate school, 2010

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member, European Society of Human Genetics, 2016 - 2018
  • Member, American Society of Human Genetics, 2015 - 2018
  • Member, European Association for the Study of Diabetes, 2015 - 2018
  • Member, The Nordic Baltic Branch of the International Biometric Society, 2015 - 2017
  • Member, Finnish Society of Biostatistics, 2010 - 2013

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • Visiting Researcher, Estonian Genome Center, 2018 - 2019
  • Visiting Researcher, University of Lausanne, 2018 - 2019
  • Visiting Researcher, Estonian Genome Center, 2015 - 2015
  • Visiting Researcher, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University ofOxford, 2008 - 2008

Fellowships

Editorial Boards

  • Frontiers in Genetics, section Human Genomics, Associate Editor, 2018