Müller, Thomas F.

Dr. Mueller works as a Professor at the Clinic of Nephrology at the University Spital in Zürich, Switzerland. He received his medical degree from the Philipps-University of Marburg in Germany. His postgraduate training included residencies in Internal Medicine, Intensive Care, and Nephrology at the Clinic of Medicine at the Philipps-University of Marburg and also a research fellowship at the Institute of Medical Chemistry at Karl-Franzens University in Graz, Austria. Dr. Mueller spent three years as a Postdoc at the Division of Nephrology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. From 2004 to 2013 Dr. Mueller had a clinical appointment as Associate Professor in the Division of Nephrology and Immunology at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. During this time he was a principial investigator in the largest trial on the value of microarray technology for diagnostics in renal transplantation. Clinically he was responsible for the living donor transplant program at the University of Alberta and strongly involved in the national kidney paired donation program. Currently he works as Lead Attending in the Clinic of Nephrology. In this position he is Head of the outpatient clinics and Medical director of the renal transplant program. His research has included applications of routine immune monitoring, anti-inflammatory potential of folates, web- based support of clinicians, identification of early outcome markers for kidney transplantation and biomarkers for organ injury.