Dr. Julia Boehm, Assistant Professor for
, Department of Psychology was recently published in
a respected journal publication of the
American Psychological Association
Dr. Boehm’s research investigates the association between psychological well-being and incident diabetes. Creating the first study of it’s kind, associating positive psychological health to the probability of being diagnosed with incident diabetes. As Dr. Boehm states, “We found that people with greater levels of life satisfaction and emotional vitality have a
risk for physician-diagnosed diabetes.”
The abstract is available
, along with the full publication available for purchase. Print will be available in the near future.
Congratulations to Dr. Boehm on this exciting achievement in research!