Call for abstracts - Brain Tumor Meeting 2022


Dear colleagues,

The deadline for early registration, abstract submission and stipend application is February 21, 2022 (midnight CET).

Abstracts for oral and poster presentations are invited. The best presentations will be awarded prices. In addition, stipends of up to 500 Euro will be available.

Internationally renowned plenary speakers will present:

Gabriele Bergers (Leuven, Belgium)
"Metabolic traits of glioma invasion"
Giulio F. Draetta
(Houston, USA)
"A novel potential therapeutic target in glioblastoma"
Rainer Glass
(München, Germany)
"Converting NFKB into a tumor-suppressor"
Antonio Iavarone
(New York, USA)
"Mechanisms of oncogenesis and precision medicine of glioblastoma"
Marcel Kool
(Heidelberg, Germany)
"Pediatric brain tumors: how to translate all the molecular data into successful treatments for patients?"
Michelle Monje
(Standford, USA)
"Glioma neuroscience: Neuron-glioma interactions drive glioma progression"
Itay Tirosh
(Rehovot, Israel)
"Dissecting intra-tumor and inter-tumor heterogeneity in glioma"
Manuel Valiente
(Madrid, Spain)
"Exploiting the translational potential of established and new brain metastasis models"

We would like to invite you to join this meeting. Please disseminate this information also to interested colleagues.

Prof. Dr. Helmut Kettenmann
Cellular Neurosciences
Head of Department
Max-Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine

Prof. Dr. med. Michael Synowitz
Department of Neurosurgery
University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein

Scientific Committee: Christoph Harms, Charité Campus Mitte;  Charlotte Flüh, UKSH, Kiel; Gaetano Gargiulo, MDC,  Helmut Kettenmann (Chair), MDC, Berlin-Buch; Michael Synowitz (Co-Chair), UKSH, Kiel
Conference Management: Meino Alexandra Gibson, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch, Robert-Rössle-Str. 10, 13125 Berlin, Germany, Phone: +49 30 9406 3336, email:

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