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Research interests

Martijn de Groot (1975) is a medical biologist (MSc) with a background in teaching (MEd) and medical science (PhD).  After his PhD research he has worked as a researcher, teacher and  developer of higher education programs for the University Medical Center Groningen, the Premedical University and the Hanze University of Applied Sciences Groningen. He has a special interest in the integration of technology and biology and ambition to bridge the gap between medical sciences and health care education. He is one of the co-founders of the Quantified Self Institute, which was launched in 2012. In his current job as program leader of the Quantified Self Institute he works on the development of personalized science and self-tracking with interest for applied scientific research, higher education and entrepreneurship.

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Research Output 2013 2018

Self-tracking of physical activity in people with type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial

Kooiman, T., de Groot, M., Hoogenberg, K., Krijnen, W. P., van der Schans, C. P. & Kooy, A., 4 May 2018, In : Computers, informatics, nursing : CIN. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Determinants for sustained use of an activity tracker: observational study

Hermsen, S., Moons, J., Kerkhof, P., Wiekens, C. & De Groot, M., 30 Oct 2017, In : JMIR mHealth and uHealth. 5, 10, 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Reliability and validity of ten consumer activity trackers depend on walking speed

Fokkema, T., Kooiman, T., Krijnen, W., van der Schans, C. & de Groot, M., Apr 2017, In : Medicine & science in sports & exercise. 49, 4, p. 793-800

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Wearables at work: preferences from an employee’s perspective

Lentferink, A., Oldenhuis, H., de Groot, M., Polstra, L., Velthuijsen, H. & van Gemert-Pijnen, L., 5 Apr 2017. 1 p.

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Activities 2013 2017

  • 17 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 8 Oral presentation
  • 6 Participation in conference
  • 2 Invited talk

Promotie onderzoek Quantified Self @Work

Aniek Lentferink (Speaker), Martijn de Groot (Speaker), Hilbrand Oldenhuis (Speaker), Hugo Velthuijsen (Speaker), Lisette van Gemert-Pijnen (Speaker)
13 Apr 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Quantified Self for Higher Education

Martijn de Groot (Speaker)
10 Mar 2016

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

4th International Workshop on Behavior Change Support Systems

Aniek Lentferink (Speaker), Hilbrand Oldenhuis (Speaker), Olga Kulyk (Speaker), Martijn de Groot (Speaker), Louis Polstra (Speaker), Hugo Velthuijsen (Speaker), Hermie Hermens (Speaker), Lisette van Gemert-Pijnen (Speaker)
5 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

PROVADA

Martijn de Groot (Speaker)
7 Jun 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Global Health Symposium, UMCG 2016

Martijn de Groot (Speaker)
12 Feb 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Tussen meten en weten

Martijn de Groot

12/12/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Training the next generation of ‘quantified nurses’

Martijn de Groot

19/06/16

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Het meetbare ik

Martijn de Groot

28/04/16

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Veel stappentellers zijn niet betrouwbaar, maar welke dan wel?

Martijn de Groot

28/01/16

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Het is weer zover: goede voornemens!

Martijn de Groot

8/01/16

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment