Eero Kajantie

Researcher info


National Institute for Health and Welfare


Department of Health

Contact information
029 524 8610

asthma community involvement COPD domestic violence fine particulate matter food insecurity indoor air pollution low birth weight Obstructive airways disease policy involvement preterm birth psychosocial stress stunting

Research projects

  • Project date 1.8.2017
  • Head of research Eero Kajantie
  • Language n/a

RespMat studies fetal and childhood physical, psychosocial and environmental determinants of a key non-communicable disease, obstructive airways disease, in 15-year-olds and their mothers in rural Bangladesh, a least-developed and fragile country.


Eero Kajantie, Pieta Näsänen-Gilmore