Justifiable Active Euthanasia in the Netherlands Pieter V. Admiraal From: Volume 09, No. 1 Winter 1988 / 1989 ShareTweet Pieter V. Admiraal Pieter V Admiraal, a retired anesthesiologist in The Netherlands, is considered the world's leading spokesperson for the right to physician-assisted suicide. He is a member of the International Academy of Humanism. See more articles This article is available to subscribers only. Subscribe now or log in to read this article.