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Marijke  Bremmer

Senior researcher and staff member at the department of Psychiatry VU Medical Center Amsterdam, and at Diabetes Mentaal (Diabetes and Mental health), also at VUMC. Both my clinical work and research are in the field of complex somatic-psychiatric co-morbidity. The main focus of my research-line is on the neuro-endocrine and inflammatory factors underlying the depression-somatic diseases relationship. My current research projects include: 1) somatic and cognitive factors underlying chronic depression in the elderly 2) the interplay between depression, chronic sleep disorders and diabetes