• NORD-Seminar

    Time: Tuesdays at 17:00 (during the semester)

    Event format: Online seminar (please find the required log-in link in the seminar calendar which is provided for download further below)

    In order to promote networking and exchange of scientists and physicians of the University Cancer Center Hamburg (UCCH) and the University Cancer Center Schleswig-Holstein (UCCSH) in Kiel and Lübeck in the field of cancer research, the three sites will hold the joint virtual "NORD-Seminar" (NORD = Northern Oncology Research & Development) starting in April 2021. The lectures within this seminar series will be organized alternately by Hamburg, Kiel and Lübeck and there will primarily be talks by speakers from these three sites on their research projects. In addition, close cooperation partners of the Hamburg, Kiel and Lübeck researchers will occasionally be invited for guest lectures.

    Current information on the "NORD-Seminar" is available:

    • in our seminar calendar for download
    • by e-mail service:
      To be added to the e-mail distribution list, please send a message to ucch.science.info@uke.de and write "subscribe to NORD-Seminar" in the subject field. If you no longer wish to receive e-mail, please write "cancel NORD-Seminar" in the subject field.


    UCCH: Dr. Natascha Kömm ( +49 (0) 40 7410 - 57932 , n.koemm@uke.de )

    UCCSH, Campus Kiel: Prof. Dr. Susanne Sebens ( +49 (0) 431 - 50030501 , susanne.sebens@uksh.de )

    UCCSH, Campus Lübeck: Prof. Dr. Timo Gemoll ( +49 (0) 451 - 50040431 , timo.gemoll@uksh.de )

  • Topics in Cancer Research (topCaRe)

    Date and time: Thursday, 4.00 p.m. (exceptions occur, please check the list further below)

    Location: Campus Forschung (N27), ground floor, room 14 (exceptions occur, please check the list further below)

    "Topics in Cancer Research (topCaRe)" is a seminar series organized by the University Cancer Center Hamburg (UCCH) for invited speakers to present and discuss their work in experimental, translational, clinical, epidemiological or outcomes cancer research.

    Current information on "Topics in Cancer Research" is available:

    • via e-mail service:
      To receive regular talk announcements, please send a message to ucch.science.info@uke.de with the subject "topCaRe SUBSCRIBE". Please also add your contact information in the e-mail body. If you do not wish to receive topCaRe announcements anymore, please send an e-mail with the subject "topCaRe CANCEL".
    • on this website (see "Future talks" further below).

    Further lectures on current topics in cancer research take place during the summer and winter semesters in the "NORD-Seminar" series, which is jointly organized by UCCH and the UCCSH sites in Kiel and Lübeck.


    Dr. Natascha Kömm ( +49 (0) 40 7410 - 57932 , n.koemm@uke.de )



    Due to the restrictions concerning meetings and events in order to prevent further transmission of the novel Corona virus topCaRe seminars will temporarily be held online. The necessary log-in links are circulated via e-mail prior to the scheduled seminars.


    Upcoming talks 2021:






  • Front view of the conference hotel Jesteburg
    Annual UCCH Research Retreat in Jesteburg

    XIV. UCCH Research Retreat 2022

    Save the date: August 19/20, 2022 in Jesteburg

    The Hubertus Wald Tumorzentrum - University Cancer Center Hamburg (UCCH) annually holds a Research Retreat in the Lüneburger Heide giving scientists and physicians of all UCCH partner clinics and institutes the chance to come together and to focus their attention undistractedly to scientific affairs for one and a half days filled with presentations and discussions on experimental, translational, clinical, epidemiological, psycho-oncological and outcomes cancer research. The event aims to provide opportunities for junior and senior UCCH scientists to exchange expertise and ideas, to develop new concepts and projects and to further build the interdisciplinary UCCH network.

    The UCCH cordially invites you to participate in next year's Research Retreat free of charge, including accommodation, meals and transfer, regardless of whether you will give a talk or not.

    All relevant information concerning participation and registration will be available on this website in spring 2022.


    Dr. Natascha Kömm ( +49 (0) 40 7410 - 57932 , n.koemm@uke.de )