Dr. Erika Preisig

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General practitioner and president of association Lifecircle.

Dr. Erika Preisig was born in Basel, Switzerland, is a mother of 3 children, and bas been working as a General Practitioner for 36 years. She worked in palliative care for 21 years and MAID for the last 15 years. Working with palliative care and assisted suicide since 2005, she founded her own organization, Lifecircle, in 2011 and has been its president since. Dr. Preisig is a strong promoter of legalization of AS all over the world. She believes that “the trip to Switzerland is not the solution, having the right for AS all over the world is the solution and will stop suicide tourism to Switzerland.” 

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