Heidi Anttila

Senior researcher, Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare

Heidi Anttila (PhD, University of Helsinki, 2009) is a senior researcher at Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare. Currently she leads a national “Technology Supporting Smart Ageing and Care at Home Programme” that developed technology-supported home care services in regional projects. In 2018-21 she coordinated the national “Health and Wellbeing Artificial Intelligence and Robotics Programme (Hyteairo)” and in 2020-21 she took part in conceptualisation on how to utilize functioning Information across social and health information systems, the national health data archive (Kanta) and the Personal Health Record. Her research topics include health technology assessment (HTA), disability and rehabilitation, and technology.