Daniel Abramowicz, MD, PhD, is professor of nephrology and head of the renal transplantation program at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium where more than 2300 renal transplantation have been performed.
Dr. Abramowicz has completed a doctoral thesis in 1994, on "Induction of transplantation tolerance in mice". He is author and co-author of more than 200 articles dealing mainly with immunosuppressive regimens in renal transplantation, that have been published among others in Transplantation, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, American Journal of Transplantation, and Kidney International.
Dr. Abramowicz is Subject Editor for Transplantation for Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation and is member of the editorial board of Transplantation. He was a member of the expert group that issued the European Best Practice Guidelines on renal transplantation in 2000 and 2002, and is now member of the European renal Best Practice advisory board of the ERA-EDTA. He chairs a working party commisionned by the European Renal Best Practice advisory board to update the European guidelines on renal transplantation.