Merete Bechmann Christensen

​PhD-student, MD
Diabetes Technology Research


Phone +45 23 81 12 64

Research area

Technologies in the treatment of type 2 diabetes

Optimizing treatment by using insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors and colus calculators in type 2 diabetes..

Development of new algorithms/technologies

Development and test of an insulin algorithm for basal bolus insulin for hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes. 

Current research


Aim: To test a new app solution for type 2 diabetes management and communication between patient and HCP.
Collaborators: DTU, CFD. The project is part of an EU funded project: 'Integrated Personalized Diabetes Management Goes Europe' (iPDM-GO).

IDA-s Trial

Aim: To test the effecacy and safety of basal-bolus insulin therapy using the insulin analogue, insulin degludec once daily and insulin aspart before meals versus standard therapy with sliding scale insulin in non-critical ill hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes.
Collaborator: Hvidovre Hospital.

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