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Mary de Groot, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine


Mary de Groot, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Acting Director of the Diabetes Translational Research Center at Indiana University. She received her Master of Education degree from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education in 1989 and her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the University of Rhode Island in 1999. Dr. de Groot is a clinical health psychologist whose research focuses on examining the mechanisms that link diabetes and depression as well as the development of accessible interventions to treat depression among adults and socioeconomically and culturally diverse populations with diabetes. Since 2017, Dr. de Groot is a member of the American Diabetes Association Board of Directors. Dr. de Groot has contributed more than 100 articles and presentations on the psychosocial aspects of type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Key Publications

Psychosocial Care for People With Diabetes: A Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association.
Journal: Diabetes care
Authors: Young-Hyman D; de Groot M; Hill-Briggs F; Gonzalez JS; Hood K; Peyrot M;
Publication Date: 2016 Dec
Lifetime Duration of Depressive Disorders in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes.
Journal: Diabetes care
Authors: de Groot M; Crick KA; Long M; Saha C; Shubrook JH;
Publication Date: 2016 Oct
Psychological conditions in adults with diabetes.
Journal: The American psychologist
Authors: de Groot M; Golden SH; Wagner J;
Publication Date: 2016 Oct

Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Medicine

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