My name is Juho Kopra and I’m a Post doc specializing in Statistics

I currently work with developing an R package for register studies.

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MY FANS DON’T FEEL LIKE I HOLD ANYTHING BACK FROM THEM

My personal home pages are now running using Hugo, which allows embedded R posts.

I have been working with Jani Miettinen and Reijo Sund to publish an R package for the register studies. The current developent version is the first to go publically available. You can download it from github. Remember to study the vignettes before running it!

  • Download on github
  • Follow package pages to self study it!

I am participating the North Savo Data Lake -project. Official project name is AI-HUB project. For more details in Finnish, please see University of Eastern Finland news.

Experience

PREVIOUS ASSOCIATIONS THAT HELPED TO GATHER EXPERIENCE

 
 
 
 
 

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Eastern Finland

Jul 2019 – Apr 2020 Kuopio, Finland
Developing statistical methods for analysis of register data for AI HUB project.
 
 
 
 
 

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of Eastern Finland

Sep 2018 – Sep 2019 Kuopio, Finland
Analysis of selective non-response for Kuopio Osteoporosis Prevention Study. The work was funded by the Finnish Cultural Foundation.
 
 
 
 
 

PhD student

University of Jyväskylä

Jan 2014 – Feb 2018 Jyväskylä, Finland
Conducting dissertation studies and research. The dissertation name is ‘‘Statistical modelling of selective non-participation in health examination surveys’’. The thesis was conducted as a part of NoPaHES project.

Grants

Research funding that helped me to conduct research

Personal postdoc grant 31500 €

For the analysis of selective non-response of Kuopio Osteoporosis Prevention Study.

Personal postdoc grant 24000 €

For the analysis of selective non-response of Kuopio Osteoporosis Prevention Study.

Travel grant 500 €

For the travelling to ESRA conference in Lisbon, Portugal.

Personal PhD study grant 12250 €

For the analysis of selective non-response of FINRISK data.

Contact

Connect with me

  • Mediteknia Building, Room 4080, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland

    Postal address

    Juho Kopra KMRU research unit / Mediteknia University of Eastern Finland / Kuopio campus PL 1627, SF-70211 KUOPIO FINLAND, EUROPE