17-18 September 2020
German Cancer Research Center
Europe/Berlin timezone

Scientific Program

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16 March 2020


 Introductory Lecture:  Elisabete Weiderpass, International Agency for Research on Cancer


Primary Cancer Prevention
Research in risk factors aiming for practical interventions

 Keynote:  C. Richard Boland, University of California San Diego

Tilman Kühn, German Cancer Research Center

Silvia de Sanjose, Institut Català d'Oncologia

Rebecca Fitzgerald, University of Cambridge

Olivera J. Finn, University of Pittsburgh


Cancer Prevention in Europe

 Keynote:  Joachim Schüz, International Agency for Research in Cancer, Cancer Prevention Europe

Isabelle Soerjomataram, International Agency for Research on Cancer

Alison Cox, Cancer Research UK


Secondary Cancer Prevention
Precision Prevention

 Keynote:  Hormuzd Katki, National Cancer Institute

Beatriz Carvalho, The Netherlands Cancer Institute

Suzette Delaloge, Gustave Roussy, MyPeBs


Prostate and Breast Cancer Screening

  Keynote:  Monique J. Roobol, Erasmus University Medical Center

Heinz-Peter Schlemmer, German Cancer Research Center

Minetta Liu, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota

Rita Schmutzler, University Hospital Cologne


Tertiary Cancer Prevention
Improving life with and after cancer

 Keynote:  Jeffrey Meyerhardt, Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center

Julienne Bower, University of California Los Angeles

Ben Schöttker, German Cancer Research Center


 PROBASE Satellite Workshop on Prostate Cancer 

Peter Albers, German Cancer Research Center

Christian Arsov, University Hospital Düsseldorf, PROBASE

Lars Schimmöller, University Hospital Düsseldorf, PROBASE


 Perspectives Lecture:  Timothy Rebbeck, Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center