⦁ Kris Gommeren graduated and performed an internship and a residency in internal medicine at Ghent University, where he helped in the development of the ECC-service and blood bank.
⦁ He worked briefly in a referral practice in the Netherlands, before obtaining his diplomacy in internal medicine and moving to Liège University.
⦁ Since 2008 he is in charge of the ECC-service at Liège University, where he finished a PhD on systemic inflammation and the the cardiovascular system.
⦁ He became a diplomate in emergency and critical care, although he remains actively involved in the internship and resident training program in internal medicine.
⦁ Besides his work in a university setting, he is a consultant for an international veterinary company for the development of emergency and critical care facilities and the training of emergency and critical care personnel.
⦁ Over the past years Kris has become involved in the EVECCS society, of which he actually is past-president.