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Peter van der Voort is the new president of the Palliative Care Association of NL

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Van der Voort has worked in healthcare for a long time. As an intensive, he became the head of the IC department at UMCG. He served as a senator for D66 in the Senate from 2020 to 2023. He is currently a professor of health care at Tilburg University and TIAS School for Business & Society.

Peter van der Voort

Van der Voort: “My years of working in healthcare have made me realize that dealing with an incurable disease and dying with dignity is at least as important to people as the medically material, recovery-oriented treatment that often precedes it. The association still has a lot of work to do to organize it properly within the framework of the Integrated Care Agreement (IZA) in the Netherlands.

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