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I am a doctor by profession. I have long-term experiences in everyday practice as well as in directing Estonia’s health care. I value our living environment, both physical and mental, because our health depends on it. Every one of us deserves evidence-based information to prevent illness and learn about treatment options. High quality and accessible medical help close to home should be the standard.

National Defence Committee
Electoral district: Hiiumaa, Läänemaa and Saaremaa

Tiiu Aro


Hiiu County, Lääne County and Saare County Electoral District

18 June 1952 Kuressaare, Estonia
Married, one daughter

Education: Saaremaa Co-Educational Gymnasium (former Kingissepa Secondary School) 1970; University of Tartu, medicine (equivalent to Master’s degree) 1976.

Career: Viljandi Central Hospital, gynaecologist 1977–1978; Tartu University Hospital, Haematology and Oncology Clinic, doctor, Head of Department 1978–1986, Women’s Clinic, Chief Doctor 1986–1996; Minister of Social Affairs 1996–1999; Health Protection Inspectorate / Health Board, Director General 1999–2017.

Party affiliation: Estonian Coalition Party 1994–1999; Estonian Reform Party 2017–

Membership in representative bodies: Tartu City Council 1993–1996, Kuressaare City Council 2005–2009, Saaremaa Rural Municipality Council since 2017 (Chair 2017–2021)

Other activities: Estonian Sexual Health Association, Estonian Gynaecologists’ Society, Association of Estonian Islands

Hobbies: cooking, reading, music, travelling



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All votes
The attendance check information only shows who were present or absent at the moment of attendance check and not during the whole day of the sitting.
23.09.2021 / 12:44
In favourIn favour
Extending the working time
23.09.2021 / 10:03
Attendance check
22.09.2021 / 14:10
In favourIn favour
Final vote Kinnisasja omandamise kitsendamise seaduse muutmise seadus
22.09.2021 / 14:00
Attendance check
22.09.2021 / 12:00
Attendance check
21.09.2021 / 10:05
Attendance check
20.09.2021 / 17:38
In favourIn favour
Approval of agenda