Local Organizing Committee

Henry de Vries

  • Full professor with the assignment skin infections in particular leprosy University of Amsterdam;
  • Advisor to the Netherlands Center for Infectious diseases control on the curative STI programme;
  • Consultant Dermatologist and Medical supervisor STI outpatient clinic, Health service Amsterdam;
  • Consultant Dermatologist and fellow department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam;
  • National representative the Netherlands for the International Union against Sexually transmitted Infections (IUSTI) Europe;
  • Board member of the International Society for STD Research (ISSTDR);
  • Member of the board of Governors Aids Foundation and Soa Aids Nederland.


Febe Deug

  • MSc CMC, director national and international programs Aidsfonds and Soa Aids Nederland;
  • Board member of the international alliances PITCH;
  • Board member of the international alliances Hands Off!;
  • Board member of the international alliances GUSO;
  • Member H-TEAM (Netherlands);


Maria Oud

  • Project coordinator International Affairs;
  • Infectious Diseases/Staff, Public Health Service Amsterdam (Netherlands);
  • Secretary of the Foundation World STI & HIV Congress 2021;
  • Coordinator of the MCH Handbook Conference 2020, Amsterdam (Netherlands);
  • Former secretary of the Amsterdam Planning Group for the International AIDS 2018 conference;
  • Former coordinator of the ISSTDR 2005 conference, Amsterdam (Netherlands).


Martin van Oostrom

MSc, secretary to the board Aidsfonds and Soa Aids Netherland, Amsterdam (Netherlands);
Member EU HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and tuberculosis Civil Society Forum, European Commission, DG SANTE (Luxemburg);
Chair to the board of governors of chair AIDS and STI in general practice, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam (Netherlands);
Member at committee on mechanical contraceptives standards, Royal NEN, Delft (Netherlands):
Member at advisory council of CEPHIR, MHS Rotterdam-Rijnmond, Rotterdam (Netherlands);
Secretary-treasurer, ISSTDR Conference Support Foundation, Amsterdam (Netherlands);