Petra de Sutter

Petra de Sutter is a Professor of Reproductive Medicine at the University Ghent. She served as a member of the College of Belgian Superior High Health Council, of the Medical and Scientific Committee (Agence de la Biomédecine) in Paris, of the Executive Committee of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology and she is still a member of the Belgian Royal Academy of Medicine. Since 2014 she has held the seat of Belgian Senator, as well as being a Belgian delegate to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). 

In her capacity as Rapporteur of the Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development she prepared the Report "The use of new genetic technologies in human beings", which was adopted by PACE on 12 October 2017 as Recommendation 2115 (2017).