Dominic Ehrmann, PhD earned his doctoral degree in psychology with summa cum laude from the Otto-Friedrich University of Bamberg and recently finished his habilitation on the psychological aspects in the care of diabetes mellitus. He is also recipient of the advancement award of the German Diabetes Association based on his outstanding achievement in analyzing psychosocial factors in diabetes. In addition, he received the Science Award 2015 of the Psychosocial Aspects of Diabetes study group, an official study group of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes.
He was principal co-investigator of two randomized controlled trials evaluating the impact of structured education in patients using insulin pump therapy and in patients using CGM. He is currently co-principal investigator of a longitudinal study using Ecological Momentary Assessment and CGM to analyse the association between mood and glycemia. He further has vast expertise in health services research, psychometrics, and the development and evaluation of assessment tools. Dr Ehrmann co-authored education and treatment programmes for people with type 1 diabetes.