Health From Data

Liisa Ukkola-Vuoti


Liisa Ukkola-Vuoti,


Scientific Advisor


Welcome to the Health from Data -blog! I write about current topics related to real-world data / real-world evidence and the many possibilities of utilizing this research data, from a practical point-of-view. Furthermore, I explore the Finnish RWE research landscape which has undergone changes in the past years due to new legislative developments. I have over ten years of experience of working as a scientific advisor and research scientist. I hold a PhD in medical genetics, and I find the therapeutic areas related to neurology and psychiatry particularly interesting.

World of methodologies | Unstructured data and Machine learning in Real-World Evidence studies

We start this year in the world of methodologies with a hot topic of utilizing unstructured data in the generation of real-world evidence (RWE). This blogging is authored by Medaffcon‘s Junior Data Sc...

World of methodologies | Supervised machine learning and classifiers

We took the first glimpse into the world of methodologies earlier this year when Medaffcon’s Data Analysis Lead Iiro Toppila opened the featured blog posts. During the autumn, Iiro returned to write a...

World of methodologies | First peek

This series of featuring blog posts aims to open the world of data analysis methodologies. The goal is to bring the insight of data scientists onto Real-World Evidence (RWE) studies and Real-World Dat...