Maartje de Wit

DR., (Principal Investigator)


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Research interests

My research focusses on the psychosocial aspects of diabetes in youth and adults with type 1 diabetes. With studying the complex interaction between psychosocial factors and diabetes, throughout several developmental periods in life, my aim is to help people with diabetes and professionals achieve optimal health outcomes. 

To achieve this goal, cohort studies to examine developemental trajectories as well as intervention studies are run.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


  • BF Psychology
  • diabetes
  • medical psychology

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