National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Helsinki, FIThe National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) started operating on January 1st 2009, after the merger of the National Public Health Institute (KTL) and the National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health (STAKES).
Mission StatementThe mission of THL is to promote the well-being and health of the population, prevent diseases and social problems, and develop social and health services.
- Kristian Wahlbeck, Research Professor, MD, Professor of Psychiatry
- Markku Salo, DSocSc, Research Director at the Finnish Central Association for Mental Health
ContactNational Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health
P.O. Box 30
Phone: +358 20 610 7300