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University Medical Center Groningen

dr. E.I. (Esther) Metting

Assistant professor

Current projects

VENI project: improving accessibility of digital health for patients with COPD

PhD Project: Striving for inclusive eHealth - The usability of support networks to enhance eHealth inclusion amongst patients with cardiovascular diseases, asthma & COPD, and diabetes mellitus

PhD project: Iproving accessibility of eHealth for T2DM patients in rural areas inside or outside China, and provide implications for the e-health management of other chronic diseases.

PhD project: NeuroEpiApp, an electronic application for assessing the neurological examination in epidemiological studies

PhD project (vacant): Multi-method study to detect factors related to feasible and save home monitoring of acute patients

Project member Clinical Research Collaboration European Respiratory Society, WP IVa policy and regulation digital healthcare

Project member IMPEC study, improving care and addressing gender differences in people with pelvic problems, using digital information

Project member Aanjaagfondsproject 'Digitale Geletterdheid en Inclusie: de basis voor brede welvaart'

From September 2024: Steering committee Member 1-3 UMCG projects related to reducing health inequalities by improving access to digital healthcare (Citrien 3, Nederlandse Federatie Universtiaire Ziekenhuizen)

Member of the Digital Society Health & Well-Being Team Science Table

Project leader Living Lab Digital Health Groningen with knowledge centers, healthcare organisations, companies and societal organisations (initiation phase)

Membership Young Academy Groningen:

  • Public engagement workgroup
    • Many different project in which we want to bridge the gap between academics and society
  • Cohort project " Failing forward"
  • Diversity workgroup to
    • Improve the visual representation of the diverse scientists working at the university
    • Evaluate the feasibility of combining caring tasks at home with academic work

Previous projects:

Dutch Ministry of Health: evaluation of CoronaCheck/testenvoortoegang/vaccinatiebewijs

Dutch Ministry of Health : Evaluation of the CoronaMelder

Onderzoek COVID-19 snelteststraat middelbaar en hoger onderwijs Groningen

Westerdokters/ZonMW : Telemonitoring chronic patients in primary care

Interreg : Evaluation of opinions regarding eHealth in the Dutch-German cross border region

ZonMW  NFU Citrien 2 eHealth. Implementation/upscaling eHealth projects

ZonMW NFU Citrien 2 eHealth. Developing and evaluating eHealth projects

The use of bronchial challenge tests in primary care to diagnose asthma

Development of an online shared decision making tool for patients

Last modified:27 June 2024 6.16 p.m.