Wim Van Biesen

Wim Van Biesen

University Hospital Ghent

Ghent, Belgium

Wim van Biesen is the Chief Clinican and Chief of the Department of Internal Medicine (Renal Division) at University Hospital Ghent, Belgium. He holds several memberships in different societies such as memberships at the editorial board of clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (cJASN), Peritoneal Dialysis International and Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation. He is a member of the board of EuroPD and ex-chair of European Renal Best Practice. He is also Co-organizer of the Oxford-Ghent summer school on renal replacement and transplantation. He is the founding chair of the Justifiable Digital Healthcare consortium at the University Gent.

Dr. Van Biesen does clinical, basic and translational research in the field of nephrology, evidence based medicine and patient participation. He published more than 380 papers, and has been involved in many international collaborations.

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