31 May 2019
German Cancer Research Center / Communication Center
Europe/Berlin timezone


The Career Day „Medical Physics“ 2019 is a great opportunity to inform young physicists and medical physicists from all over Germany about future job possibilites. Representatives from academia, clinics, and industry will introduce their jobs, responsibilites, and personal career paths. Afterwards, participants will have the chance to join Round Tables discussions to get in touch with the speakers.

We are excited to invite you to a great opportunity to advance your career, to network, and to be inspired.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Heidelberg.

Keynote Speakers

Prof. MD. Stephanie E. Combs. Professor and Chair of Radiation Oncology, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Director Department of Radiation Oncology. Munich, Germany

Prof. Dr. Paola Caprile. Director of Master in Medical Physics, Physics Department, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Santiago, Chile

Dr. Simeon Nill. Senior Researcher at The Institute of Cancer Research. London, UK

Dr. Nora Hünemohr. Ministry Advisor at Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung & Kunst. Stuttgart, Germany

Dr. Jörg Stein. Founder and Managing Partner at M&P Business Consultants. Köln, Germany


Round Tables

Participants can join our speakers at round tables to gain insight into different fields within Medical Physics:

Science / Academia: Chaired by Prof. Dr. Paola Caprile

Clinics: Chaired by Prof. MD Stephanie Combs


(Seats will be distributed among registered participants on a first-come, first-served basis)

  • Industry: Chaired by Dr. Charles Majer and Dr. Christian Möhler
  • Publishing: Chaired by Dr. Lisa Edelhäuser
  • Consultancy: Chaired by Dr. Jörg Stein


CV Coaching Session

Get a professional CV check by career growth strategist Sanja Stevic for a small fee of 10 €.


Professional Photographer

Receive a professional picture for your CV or LinkedIn taken by our on-site photographer for a small fee of 10 €.



Come and secure yourself a spot on our Wall-of-Fame! During the Career Day an entire wall will be dedicated to our participants, where they have the opportunity to advertise themselves and show off their professional skills and achievements in an innovative and creative way. Fill in our Wall-of-Fame template with your original ideas! There will be a prize for the most interesting and creative profile.

You can download the template here and send your version to us via email in a .pdf format. 


5 DGMP “Weiter-/Fortbildungs” credit points can be accredited to Career Day participants. Please indicate during your registration whether you need a certificate of attendance.


As part of this event, the Farewell Symposium for Wolfgang Schlegel will be held in the afternoon. Please register separately here. Please note: The symposium will be held in German. However, simultaneous translation to English will be available.


The Career Day "Medical Physics" is kindly supported by














BioMed X GmbH - Innovation Center, Heidelberg

Ferchau Engineering, Gummersbach

jobvector - Job board for scientists, physicians, engineers & IT specialists, Duesseldorf

LAP GmbH Laser Applikationen, Lueneburg

MRC Systems GmbH - Medizintechnische Systeme, Heidelberg

OPASCA GmbH, Mannheim

Pharmaakademie GmbH & Co. KG, Leipzig

PTW - Physikalisch-Technische Werkstätten Dr. Pychlau GmbH, Freiburg




German Cancer Research Center / Communication Center
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280 69120 Heidelberg Germany
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