Honorary Doctors

Doctors honoris causa of the Faculty of Medicine in 2022

Rinaldo Bellomo, Professor of Intensive Care, The University of Melbourne, and Professor of Medicine, Monash University; Director of Intensive Care Research, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, and Director of Data Analytics Research and Evaluation (DARE) Centre; Senior Research Advisor, Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne, Monash University and Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Dorret Boomsma, Department of Biological Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Professor Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW)

Ricardo Della Coletta, Professor in Oral Pathology and Genetics, Department of Oral Diagnosis, FOP-UNICAMP at the School of Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campinas, Brazil

Gordon H. Guyatt, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact and the Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Canada

Sir John Hardy, Professor of Molecular Biology of Neurological Disease at the Reta Lila Weston Institute of Neurological Studies, The University College London (UCL), UK

Risto Ilmoniemi, Aalto Distinguished Professor (technical physics), Professor of Applied Physics, Head of Department, Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering (NBE), Aalto University School of Science, Espoo, Finland

Trudie Roberts, Emeritus Professor of Medical Education, Leeds Institute of Medical Education, University of Leeds, UK

Ulla-Marja Urho, Master of Science (Agriculture and Forestry), chair of the board of the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa HUS 2009–2021, Helsinki, Finland

Dieter Wolke, Professor in Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, and Division of Health Sciences, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK

Ramnik J. Xavier, Kurt Isselbacher Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School; Core member, Broad Institute and Director of the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology and Core faculty in the Department of Molecular Biology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

The Honorary doctors will give presentations on their own field of specialty at a special symposium on the Wednesday preceding the Conferment ceremony, on June 8, 2022.

The symposium will be held in the main auditorium of Biomedicum, from 9 am to 4 pm.

The event is open to everyone, welcome!