Tom Cornelis is working since January 2016 as internist-nephrologist in the Jessa Hospital in Hasselt, Belgium.
He trained in nephrology in Leuven, Belgium, and did a clinical fellowship in adult nephrology with focus on home dialysis and pregnancy-related kidney disease at the University of Toronto under supervision of professors Joanne Bargman and Christopher Chan. From 2010 till 2015, he was working as staff internist-nephrologist at the Maastricht University Medical Centre in the Netherlands. In June 2015, he defended his PhD thesis entitled “Intensive and home hemodialysis: acute effects and long-term outcomes” at the University of Maastricht.
His areas of interest are in intensive hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis and kidney disease during pregnancy.