Daniel Gordin works as a consultant nephrologist at the Helsinki University Central Hospital and Helsinki Hypertension Center of Excellence in Finland. He is a senior lecturer in internal medicine at the University of Helsinki. He was appointed a Clinician Scientist Stint by the Academy of Finland between 2019 and 2023. Dr Gordin undertook his postdoctoral training as the Mary K Iacocca Senior Research Fellow at the Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA, between 2017-2018. His research focus is on cardiorenal complications in individuals with type 1 diabetes.