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Nagoya-Freiburg Joint Lecture "Innovative Cancer Therapies"

Commemorative Event organized by Japanese and German Institutions | Joint Lecture by Asst. Prof. Kazuhide Sato and Dr. med. Simon Spohn

On the occasion of celebrating 10 years since the establishment of Nagoya University European Center (NUEC) at the University of Freiburg, a joint lecture will be held, highlighting innovative research at both universities in the field of cancer therapy.

The webinar, co-organized by NUEC and the International Office of the University of Freiburg, will feature two guest lectures by Assistant Professor Dr. Kazuhide Sato of the Institute for Advanced Research at Nagoya University and Dr. med. Simon Spohn of the Department of Radiation Oncology in the Medical Center at the University of Freiburg. Dr. Sato and Dr. Spohn are working on novel and highly promising therapies for lung and prostate cancer, respectively. The event will close with a joint discussion on the impact of cancer and differences in medical approaches between Japan and Germany.

Register here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/7916455609977/WN_1fzXm2rHSKKYllr0hx5Vug

Questions to the speakers can be posted live in the Zoom chat or pre-submitted here: https://app.sli.do/event/3nKtsVzAwfYuYmKLvLktHQ (opens 9 March)


General public, current staff and students


2022.03.16 (Wed) 10:00 – 12:00 CET


Online (Zoom)


100 viewers

Participation fee

Free of charge

Event details

Date and time:
Wednesday, 16 March 2022
10:00 – 12:00 (CET); 18:00 – 20:00 (JST)

Program (subject to change)
10:00 Welcome address
Roland Berkemeier, Manager of Nagoya University European Center 

10:15 Guest lecture
Kazuhide Sato, Nagoya University Institute for Advanced Research
“Development of a new cancer modality: Shining ‘light’ on cancers will be a ‘light’ of hope for cancer patients”

11:00 Guest lecture
Simon Spohn, Dept. of Radiation Oncology, Medical Center – University of Freiburg
“Towards personalized medicine in radiotherapy of prostate cancer”

11:45 Joint discussion
Host: Roland Berkemeier (NUEC)

Questions to the speakers can be posted here (opens on 9 March): app.sli.do/event/3nKtsVzAwfYuYmKLvLktHQ

Nagoya University
The University of Freiburg


Registration method

Advance registration required:
*The Zoom URL will be sent to those who registered in advance. 

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Registration period

2022.02.16 (Wed) – 2022.03.15 (Tue)


Nagoya University European Center
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Event Flyer (PDF)