Matthias Wienold is a grass-roots patients’ rights advocate trained in Medicine and Public Health. He works at the European and global level to ensure self-representation of patients. He focuses on migration health, HIV and patient orientation.


  • Editor and writer of community publications (research and treatments) and scientific publications
  • Director, consultant and project coordinating experience
  • Researcher, teacher and trainer in health education and medical sociology
  • Worked in NGOs, public administration and universities
  • Transcultural health mediator programmes and expert patient capacity building
  • Consultant physician and Trained Peer Messenger
  • Representative member

Terms on our board

  • First term (2015-2018)