Dr Borkum completed her MBChB, Internal Medicine, Masters in Medicine and Nephrology certification at the University of Cape Town South Africa and a research fellowship in Hypertension at University College London.  She completed an Advanced Nephrology Training fellowship in 2021 and is a home dialysis fellow in 2022.


Her clinical and research interests include cardiometabolic disease and prevention in CKD and dialysis and home dialysis therapies.


She is enrolled in the Harvard Global Clinical Scholars Research Training program for 2021/2022.