Suzanne Veldhuis

Suzanne Veldhuis

Suzanne Veldhuis

General Practitioner graduated from the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, M. in C. in Rural Development and Natural Resources from El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Mexico, and is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Sciences in Ecology and Sustainable Development in the Department of Health from the same institution. She has more than ten years of work experience in the public health sector, and with non-governmental organizations in projects related to sexual and reproductive health and safe abortion. She is originally from the Netherlands, but has lived in San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico since 2013. She considers herself a feminist doctor and scientist, and is specializing in the issue of autonomous abortion, feminist accompaniment, and its articulation with the medical sector.