General Board

The General Board runs the office day-to-day.

General Board

The General Board runs the office day-to-day and is managed by the Board of Directors. Every month the Board of Directors meet the General Board to ensure that Global Surgery Amsterdam (GSA) continues to operate well and is achieving its objectives.

Chair
Claire van Hövell tot Westerflier, MD
Chair

Claire partially grew up in LMICs, where she learned about inequalities in health at a young age. After starting medicine at the University of Utrecht…

Secretary
Zavira Heinze, MD
Secretary

Zavira, originally from Aruba, is currently working as a doctor in the United Kingdom. She picked up interest in is active in global health as a medic…

Treasurer
Thom Hendriks, MD
Treasurer

Since his medical studies, Thom has had interest in Global Surgery. He has been involved in several activities in this area, such as organizing the sy…

Board Member
Louise de Haas, MD
Board Member

Louise just finished medical school at Utrecht University and started working as a medical doctor in surgical department. Since her internships in Tan…