Last updated on: 7/28/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Dick Willems, MD, PhD Biography

Title:
Senior Researcher in Ethics at the Department of General Practice in the Division of Public Health at the Academic Medical Centre in the University of Amsterdam
Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 27, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to end-of-life issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to end-of-life.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Researcher, Ethics, Department of General Practice, Division of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam (Holland)
  • Member, Ethics and Law Standing Committee, Dutch Health Council
  • Member, Council for Public Health and Health Care
  • Consortium Member, Ethical Frameworks for Telecare Technologies for Older People at Home (EFORTT)
Education:
  • MD, school unknown
  • PhD, school unknown
Other:
  • None found