Contact Information

Harry Scheinin
CEO and co-owner
Auvaisbergin rantatie 93
FIN-20760 Piispanristi

Phone +358 400 825 599

info [at]


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Curriculum Vitae - Harry Scheinin

Personal Data and Current Position

Full name: Harry Scheinin

Current positions:CEO and co-owner, Omnicon Ltd, Finland

Principal Investigator, Anesthesia MechanismsStudy Group

Address: Auvaisbergin rantatie 93, FIN-20760 Piispanristi, Finland

Telephone: +358 400 825 599

E-mail: harry.scheinin (at)

Education and Training

University Examinations and Degrees

1983 Licentiate of Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland

1986 Doctor of Medical Science (Pharmacology), University of Turku

1989 Business Management and Leadership Training Program, Turku School of Economics and Business Administration

1991 Adjunct Professor (Docent) in Pharmacology, University of Turku

Post-Doctoral Training

1994-1995 Guest Scientist, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden

Specialist Degrees

1995 Clinical Pharmacology, University of Turku

1997 Anesthesiology, University of Turku

1997 Special competence in Pharmaceutical Medicine, Finnish Medical Association

Main Previous Professional Appointments

1983-1986 Research Associate, General Practitioner

1986-1992 Medical Director, Assistant Vice President (R&D, Farmos Group Ltd, Orion Corporation Farmos, Turku, Finland)

1992-1997 Resident (Departments of Anesthesiology and Clinical Pharmacology, Turku University Hospital)

1994-1995 Resident/Guest Scientist (Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital)

1997-1999 Staff Anesthesiologist, Senior Physician, Department Head (Turku PET Centre and Department of Anesthesiology, Turku University Hospital)

1999-2007 Professor, Drug Discovery and Development (Turku PET Centre, University of Turku)

Official Duties and Administrative Experience


1993 Temporary Advisor for WHO (Preparation of WHO draft guideline for marketing authorization requirements for interchangeable -multi-source pharmaceutical products)


1993-1996 Consultant for Finnish National Agency for Medicines (reviewer of new drug applications)

2000-2005 Vice Chairman and Chairman of the board of Alumni Medicinae Aboenses

2002-2007 Member of the board of the Drug Discovery Graduate School,University of Turku

1999-2007 Member of the board of Turku Graduate School of Clinical Sciences, Medical faculty, University of Turku

Academic and Professional Activities

Supervision of 12 academic dissertations

Reviewer of scientific papers

Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, Anesthesia & Analgesia, Anesthesiology, Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacoloy, Journal of Neuroscience, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

Scientific qualification for professorships

1999 Drug Discovery and Development, Turku PET Centre, University of Turku (firstposition)

2000 Drug Design and Development, Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Turku (secondposition)

2003 Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Turku (secondposition)

2003 Drug Discovery and Development, Turku PET Centre, University of Turku (firstposition)


145 original communications, 14 reviews, 76 other publications, 145 congress abstracts and 5 patents or patent applications, h-index (Web of Science) 42.

Updated July 2018