Last updated on: 9/4/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Eduard Verhagen, JD, MD Biography

Title:
Neonatologist and Clinical Director of Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Groningen, Netherlands
Position:
Pro to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

Note: As of June 1, 2007, Dr. Verhagen is on record as having performed euthanasia in the Netherlands, where the practice has been legal since 2001.

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Present – Neonatologist and Clinical Director of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Education:
  • JD, School unknown
  • MD, School unknown
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Euthanasia Acceptable for Severely Ill Infants?