Mette Andersen Nexø

​Postdoctoral researcher, PhD, psychologist
Diabetes Management Research, Health Promotion Research


Phone +45 21 58 92 56

Research area

1. Quality of life and diabetes
My research examines psychosocial aspects of daily life and work life of people with diabetes and examines how to improve quality of life. 

2. Improving mental health
A psychologist by training, I focus on generating new knowledge that helps improve the mental health of people with chronic illness.

I am experienced in both qualitative and quantitative research methods for example questionnaire methodology (QOL, PRO) systematic reviews, qualitative interviews, register studies.

Current research

1. Type 1 Job
To develop and test interventions aiming to help relieve experienced work-related diabetes distress and, ultimately, improve the quality of life.

2. Labour market outcomes, work life span expectancies and social inequality in people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes

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