Our support team

EUROCAM is supported by dedicated professionals


Dr. Ton Nicolai, spokesperson, member of the Executive Committee

Ton Nicolai is a medical doctor with experience in both conventional medicine and several CAM disciplines.

He served on the boards of national, European and worldwide organisations, over the last few years as spokesperson of EUROCAM.

He received several awards for his international work.


Drs. Ing. Wim Menkveld, treasurer

Wim Menkveld is a (retired) business expert with years of experience in the financial sector. Within EUROCAM he represents the European Federation of Homepathic Patient Associations, EFHPA. He is co-founder and since 2003 a board member of this organisation.

He is also treasurer of the Royal Homeopathy Association of the Netherlands. He has many years of administrative experience, including as a board member of Landscape Management Netherlands


Miranda Ruchtie, communication advisor, secretariat

Miranda is a communication professional and works freelance for EUROCAM and other organisations in the CAM field in the Netherlands. She is Policy Officer for the ECCH and board member of the BKHD.

She previously had a long time career as senior executive producer for several Dutch broadcasters.


Sonja Maric, communication advisor

Sonja has organized several conferences and events in the CAM field and works part time as a communication specialist in several CAM institutions.
She is an anthropologist, independent scholar and practitioner specializing in Tibetan medicine. She is the director of Institut für Ost-West Medizin, Germany, lecturing Tibetan medicine internationally and has a Tibetan medicine private practice while working for the integration of Tibetan Medicine into Western medical practice and EU Public Health.