In 2020, the Fördergemeinschaft Kinderkrebs-Zentrum Hamburg e.V., together with the Clinic for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (PHO), will continue to offer three grants (800 EUR / month each) for medical students, who are interested in a dissertation in the field of pediatric cancer research (1 year / full-time / start: October 1, 2020). Current topics in pediatric hematology and oncology are: leukemogenesis, signaling networks, immunotherapy, brain tumors, stem cell transplantation, developmental neurobiology and lymphomas.
Procedures and deadline
If you are interested, please send your application with CV, letter of motivation, certificates (iMed certificate / physics / Abitur) as a single PDF file by June 15, 2020 to Astrid Evert (buero@, Tel: 040 / 42605- 1210). Selection committee: Prof. M. Horstmann, Prof. I. Müller, Prof. S. Rutkowski, Prof. U. Schüller. kinderkrebs-forschung.de
Translational promotion of young scientists
Promotion of young medical scientists is a central focus of our research institute. We are integrated into an excellent research network through cooperation agreements with the Hamburg University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) and with the Heinrich Pette Institute Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology (HPI). Our approach: Support experimental research and training of young scientists in the field of pediatric oncology.