NCT Heidelberg

NCT Steering Committee

The NCT Steering Committee Heidelberg consists of five voting members. The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) is represented by its management board, the Heidelberg University Hospital by its medical and administrative directors, and the Heidelberg University by the dean of the Heidelberg Medical Faculty.

The NCT Steering Committee Heidelberg supervises the NCT Managing Directorate and defines important strategic, staff-related and financial matters of the cooperation as well as the direction of the NCT. The NCT Managing Directorate participates in the meetings of the NCT Steering Committee in an advisory capacity.

The members of the local NCT Steering Committees Heidelberg and Dresden work closely together with the NCT Directorates of both sites in a superordinate committee: the Joint NCT Steering Committee.
It is responsible for the cross-locational cooperation as well as for decisions concerning the NCT as a whole.

Members of the NCT Steering Committee

Prof. Dr. Michael Baumann
Chairman and Scientific Director, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)

Prof. Dr. Josef Puchta

Administrative Director, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)

Prof. Dr. Matthias Karck
Chief Medical Director (interim), Heidelberg University Hospital

Dipl.-Kfm. Hartmut Masanek
Administrative Director (interim), Heidelberg University Hospital

Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Kräusslich
Dean of the Medical Faculty Heidelberg

Non-voting members

Prof. Dr. Dirk Jäger
Managing Director, NCT Heidelberg
Medical Director: Department of Medical Oncology, NCT/Heidelberg University Hospital

Prof. Dr. Stefan Fröhling
Managing Director (interim), NCT Heidelberg
Head: Division of Translational Medical Oncology, NCT/German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Jürgen Debus
Managing Director, NCT Heidelberg
Medical Director: Department of Radiation Oncology and Radiation Therapy, Heidelberg University Hospital
Director: Heidelberg Ion Beam Therapy Center (HIT)

Prof. Dr. Peter Lichter
Managing Director, NCT Heidelberg
Head: Department of Molecular Genetics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)