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DKFZ Conference 2018: Preventive Oncology, Facing the Challenges of Cancer Prevention and early Detection

15. February 2018 - 16. February 2018

The registration is free of charge, but mandatory. Please register below.

For registration only please click here.
Deadline: 11 February 2018

For registration with poster abstract submission please click here.
Deadline: 24 November 2017

Abstract and poster guidelines can be found here.

To receive program updates via e-mail, please send an informal request to: conference2018@dkfz-heidelberg.de


Primary Prevention: Risk factor research aiming for practical interventions

  • Ernest Hawk, Texas, United States
  • Jack Cuzick, London, United Kingdom
  • Mahdi Fallah, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Judy E. Garber, Boston, United States
  • Karoline Kuchenbäcker, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Augustin Scalbert, Lyon, France
  • Marjanka Schmidt, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Renée Turzanski-Fortner, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Xifeng Wu, Texas, United States

Secondary Prevention: Pushing the limits by earlier detection

  • Christina Curtis, Stanford, United States
  • Guillermo Barreto, Bad Nauheim, Germany
  • David Bonekamp, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Stephan Chanock, Bethesda, United States
  • Ajay Goel, Dallas, United States
  • Michael Hoffmeister, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Charles Swanton, London, United Kingdom
  • Nicolas Wentzensen, Bethesda, United States

Tertiary Prevention: Improving life with cancer

  • Jenny Chang-Claude, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Hermann Brenner, Heidelberg, Germany

Perspectives Lecture

  • Peter Boyle, Lyon, France


15. February 2018
16. February 2018
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