Willem-Pieter de Boode has focused his research on Advanced Hemodynamic Monitoring. He is involved in both experimental and clinical research. In 2010 he defended his thesis, entitled "Neonatal hemodynamic monitoring. Validation in an experimental animal model".
Willem de Boode obtained his medical degree at the Free University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands. Since 1999 he is member of staff of the Department of Neonatology of the Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, where he was trained in Pediatrics and Neonatology. His areas of interest are neonatal haemodynamics, extracorporeal life support, acid-base balance (Stewart approach), neonatal surgery, neonatal intensive care transport and medical ethics.
Willem de Boode is founder and chairman of the "Dutch Working Group on Neonatal Haemodynamics" and council member of the Section "Circulation, Oxygen Transport and Haematology" of the European Society for Paediatric Research (ESPR).