Frontiers of Cancer Research

11th Japanese-German Symposium

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

Date: April 21–22, 2006
Venue: Ringhotel Munte am Stadtwald, Parkallee 299, 28213 Bremen, Germany

Press Release of April 18, 2006 (in German)

Event report in NvC 03/2006 (in German)


Friday April 21, 2006

13.30   Welcoming Remarks
Moderation: Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus (Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V., Chairman)
Remarks Menkhaus (36 KB)

14.00   Prof. Dr. Harald zur Hausen (German Cancer Research Center) (in German):
Infections Causing Human Cancer
Abstract zur Hausen (148 KB)
Vortrag zur Hausen Teil 1 (1,6 MB)
Vortrag zur Hausen Teil 2 (529 KB)

14.45   Prof. Dr. Fuyuki Ishikawa (Kyoto University):
Ageing, Cancer and Sex
Abstract Ishikawa (87 KB)
Vortrag Ishikawa Teil 1 (215 KB)
Vortrag Ishikawa Teil 2 (117 KB)

15.30   Discussion
Convener: Prof. Dr. Jörg Schlehofer (German Cancer Research Center)

15.45   Coffee Break

16.15   Dr. Christian Steineck (University of Bonn) (in German):
Handling Cancer: Ethical Discussions about Cancer in Japan
Abstract Steineck (85 KB)
Vortrag Steineck (197 KB)

17.00   Discussion
Convener: Dr. Gernot Beisler (Gynecological Oncology)

17.30   Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Reischuk (University of Lübeck): Video and Foto Presentation:
Urban Planning – Sustainable Cities, Tokyo. September 12 2005

18.30   Transfer to restaurant "Ratskeller", Dinner
22.30   Transfer to hotels

Saturday April 22, 2006

08.30   Information on Japan-Programs: Presentation by AvH, DAAD and JSPS Bonn Office
AvH-Presentation (245 KB)
JSPS-Presentation (817 KB)

09.00   Prof. Dr. Kazuo Tajima (Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute):
Cancer Pattern and its Prevention Strategy in Japan and Asia
Abstract Tajima (91 KB)
Vortrag Tajima (568 KB)

09.45   Dr. Hajo Zeeb (WHO Geneva) (in German):
Cancer Epidemiology – Cases, Causes, Challenges
Abstract Zeeb (106 KB)
Vortrag Zeeb (1 MB)

10.30   Discussion
Convener: Dr. Gernot Beisler (Gynecological Oncology)

10.45   Coffee break

11.15   Prof. Dr. Ken Yamaguchi (Shizuoka Cancer Center) (in German):
Cancer Sociology and Patient Support Services – A Japanese Case
Abstract Yamaguchi (86 KB) 

12.00   Discussion
Convener: Prof. Dr. Jörg Schlehofer (German Cancer Research Center)

12.15   Lunch

13.30   Bus 1: guided city tour
16.00   Bus from city (central bus station) to hotels

13.30   Annual Assembly
–15.00 Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

15.30   Bus 2: guided city tour
–18.00 Bus from city (central bus station) to hotels

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Neues vom Club 02+03/2022

The Nikkei Shinbun of 10/12/2022
reported about Prof. Dr. Heissig's
initiative to invite medical
personnel from Ukraine to Japan