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    5037 AB Tilburg


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External positions

Researcher (Radboudumc)

1 Jan 2017 → …

Medical psychology researcher (Diabeter)

1 Aug 2015 → …


  • Depression
  • Medical Psychology
  • Diabetes Mellitus

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Research Output 2010 2020

Sweet dreams or bitter nightmare: A narrative review of 25 years of research on the role of sleep in diabetes and the contributions of behavioural science

Nefs, G., Bazelmans, E., Donga, E., Tack, C. J. & de Galan, B. E., 2020, In : Diabetic Medicine: Journal of the British Diabetic Association. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Anxiety is common and costly in T2DM: Why psychology matters

Pouwer, F. & Nefs, G., 2019, In : Nature Reviews Endocrinology. 15, p. 567-568

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorScientificpeer-review

Comorbid elevated symptoms of anxiety and depression in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes: Results from the International Diabetes MILES Study

Nefs, G., Hendrieckx, C., Reddy, P., Browne, J. L., Bot, M., Dixon, J., Kyrios, M., Speight, J. & Pouwer, F., 2019, In : Journal of Diabetes and its Complications. 33, 8, p. 523-529

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Is self-compassion related to behavioural, clinical and emotional outcomes in adults with diabetes? Results from the second diabetes MILES-Australia (MILES-2) study

Ventura, A. D., Nefs, G., Browne, J. L., Friis, A. M., Pouwer, F. & Speight, J., 2019, In : Mindfulness. 10, p. 1222-1231

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Longitudinal associations between depression and diabetes complications: A systematic review and meta-analysis

European Depression Diabet EDID, Dec 2019, In : Diabetic Medicine: Journal of the British Diabetic Association. 36, 12, p. 1562-1572

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleScientificpeer-review