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Nicolaas H. Sperna Weiland (1988) was born in Leusden, The Netherlands. He obtained his M.D. at the University of Amsterdam (2012) and completed his residency in Anaesthesiology at the same university (2018). One year later, he successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis 'Cerebral Haemodynamics During Anaesthesia' (2019).

His main areas of interest are cerebrovascular physiology and environmental sustainability on the operating room. Currently, he continues to work on both topics in his position as consulting anaesthesiologist at the Amsterdam University Medical Center.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


  • RD Surgery
  • anesthesiology
  • sustainability
  • R Medicine (General)
  • physiology

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