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Project B4

 


Prof. Dr. med. Lars Zender




Professor and Head
Division of Molecular Oncology of Solid Tumors
Dept. of Internal Medicine I
University Hospital Tuebingen
Otfried-Müller-Strasse 10
72076 Tübingen

Phone: 07071-2984113
Fax: 07071-292095

Email: Lars.Zender@med.uni-tuebingen.de

Curriculum Vitae

2002

Medical Approbation by the State of Lower Saxony, Germany

2002

Doctor of Medicine (supervised by Prof. Dr. S. Kubicka)

2002-2004

Resident and physician scientist in Internal Medicine/Gastrointestinal Oncology, Department of Gastroenterology, and Hepatology, Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany (Professor Dr. M.P. Manns)

 

since 2004

Postdoctoral Fellow (since 2005: Clinical Fellow), Laboratory of Dr. Scott W. Lowe, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, USA. Funded by the Emmy Noether (Phase I) Programme of the DFG

 

2007

Appointed by the DFG as an Emmy Noether Research Group leader

2008-2012 Gruppenleiter (Emmy Noether Forschungsgruppe und  Helmholtz Universitäts Forschungsgruppe) am Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung und der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover
2008- 2012 Projektleiter “Leberregeneration” im Rebirth Exzellenzcluster für regenerative Medizin, Medizinische Hoschule Hannover und HZI Braunschweig.
2008- 2012 Arzt in der Gastroenterologie, Hepatologie & Endokrinologie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover,Deutschland.
2009 Professor (W1) für Experimentelle Gastrointestinale Onkologie an der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover
2010- present Projektleiter im Transregional Collaboration Research Center SFB/TRR “Liver Cancer-From Molecular Pathogenesis to Targeted Therapy”, Universität Heidelberg und Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
2010- present Partner und Projektleiter im EU/FP7 Netzwerk “HEPTROMIC”
2010- present Außerordentliche Professur, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, USA.


Awards and Appointments

2003

Award for best doctoral thesis (category: experimental research), MHH

2004-2006

Emmy Noether Fellow (Phase I), German Research Foundation

2005

Appointment as Clinical Fellow, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY, USA

2005

Fellow of the Aspen Cancer Conference

 

2007

Rising Star in European Hepato-Gastroenterology of ASNEMGE (Association of European and Mediterranean Societies of Gastroenterology)

2007

Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation research stipend award

2009 GASL Preis (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Leberstudien), gestifted durch die YAEL Stiftung.
2009 Krebs-Preis der “Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften” (gestiftet durch die  Monika Kutzner Stiftung).
2009


2012
Award for Research Cooperation and Highest Excellence in Science (ARCHES), donated by the Minerva Foundation and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.
Johann-Georg-Zimmermann-Forschungspreis 2011/2012
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