Lex Houweling

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Email address: lexhouweling1@gmail.com

Phone number: +31642854521

Who am I

My name is Lex Houweling, born on the 16th of March, 1993. Currently I am working for Ancora Health in the Netherlands and iam active as a patient advocate for Inspire2live.


In 2007 my father was diagnosed with colon cancer and he passed away in 2010 after a long battle. During his fight he received excellent help and guidance from a sport physician among other. They made it possible for him to have live a life with cancer, and have a quality of life. This did not only have a positive impact on my father but also on the people around him. My goal is to set up a rehabilitation program that helps every patient to get through their illness with the same quality of life my father got. After years of acquiring knowledge from different fields in


As a Patient Advocate my focus is on rehabilitation and quality of care/life for people and patiënts. My strenght is connecting with people and finding creative solutions with others.

Involved projects


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