Rob Jonquière

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The Netherlands

Rob is currently the Executive Director of the World Federation of Right to Die Societies (WFRtDS). He graduated from Leiden University as MD and went on to be a general practitioner in his own practice in Hengelo where he was involved in a number of requests for termination of life from his patients. Rob then went on to be the Head of Vocational training in Amsterdam (VU) and Leiden and later became the Director at Mental Health for the Elderly in Leiden. After this, he spent years being the Executive Director of NVVE: Dutch Right to Die Society where he was involved in the discussions around Dutch legislation and implementation after 2002.

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