Juho Jalkanen

Juho Jalkanen
Turku University Hospital, Turku University, Finland
 
Biography
Dr. Jalkanen is currently a consultant in vascular surgery at Turku University Hospital, Finland. His research fields include hypoxia and organ protection in aortic surgery, the outcome and behavior of peripheral artery disease and critical ischemia, and the molecular mechanisms of atherosclerosis in general. Dr. Jalkanen obtains degrees from both business and medicine. He has a Master?s degree in Economics and Business Administration from the Turku School of Economics, a Medical Doctor?s degree from the University of Turku and subsequently became a fully licensed General Practitioner. For the period 2009 to 2012 Dr. Jalkanen was a board member of Duodecim Medical Association on Southwest Finland. Dr. Currently Dr. Jalkanen is board member of a small biotechnology company named Faron Pharmaceuticals Ltd. based in Turku, Finland, which has an onco-immune program against tumor associated macropahges, and develops intravenous interferon for the prevention of vascular leakage and acute organ injuries.