Professor Carlo Gaillard is Internist Nephrologist and Professor and Chair of Nephrology at the University Medical Centre, Groningen. Previously, he was at the VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, and the Meander Medical Centre, Amersfoort, the Netherlands, where he was also Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program.
He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Utrecht Medical Center, Utrecht, the Netherlands, and was appointed Professor of Nephrology at the Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, in 2011.
Professor Gaillard has a specific interest in renal physiology, and worked in the department of Physiology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (Dr J.E. Hall and Dr A.C. Guyton). Currently he is involved in studies pertaining to cardiorenal and cardiometabolic interactions, including anaemia and iron metabolism.
Professor Gaillard is Principal Investigator of the EPOCARES (Erythropoietin in the Cardiorenal Syndrome) study, and has received research funding from the European Renal Association and the American Heart Association. He has co-organised the Dutch Cardiorenal Meeting for the past 7 years, and is a member of various national and international advisory boards.
Professor Gaillard is a past Associate Editor of the Netherlands Journal of Medicine, and has served as an editorial board member or reviewer for a number of journals.