Frontiers of Cancer Research

11th Japanese-German Symposium

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

April 21–22, 2006
Ringhotel Munte am Stadtwald, Parkallee 299, 28213 Bremen

Friday, April 21, 2006

13.30   Welcoming Remarks
Moderation: Prof. Dr. Heinrich Menkhaus (Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V., Chairman)

14.00   Prof. Dr. Harald zur Hausen (German Cancer Research Center):
Infections Causing Human Cancer

14.45   Prof. Dr. Fuyuki Ishikawa (Kyoto University):
Ageing, Cancer and Sex

15.30   Discussion
Convener: Prof. Dr. Jörg Schlehofer (German Cancer Research Center)

15.45   Coffee Break

16.15   Dr. Christian Steineck (University of Bonn):
Handling Cancer: Ethical Discussions about Cancer in Japan

17.00   Discussion
Convener: Dr. Gernot Beisler (Gynecological Oncology)

17.30   Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Reischuk (University of Lübeck): Video and Foto Presentation:
Urban Planning – Sustainable Cities, Tokyo. September 12 2005

18.30   Transfer to restaurant "Ratskeller", Dinner

22.30   Transfer to hotels


Saturday, April 22, 2006

08.30   Information on Japan-Programs: Presentation by AvH, DAAD and JSPS Bonn Office

09.00   Prof. Dr. Kazuo Tajima (Aichi Cancer Center Research Institute):
Cancer Pattern and its Prevention Strategy in Japan and Asia

09.45   Dr. Hajo Zeeb (WHO Geneva):
Cancer Epidemiology – Cases, Causes, Challenges

10.30   Discussion
Convener: Dr. Gernot Beisler (Gynecological Oncology)

10.45   Coffee break

11.15   Prof. Dr. Ken Yamaguchi (Shizuoka Cancer Center):
Cancer Sociology and Patient Support Services – A Japanese Case

12.00   Discussion
Convener: Prof. Dr. Jörg Schlehofer (German Cancer Research Center)

12.15   Lunch

13.30   Bus 1: guided city tour
16.00   Bus from city (central bus station) to hotels

13.30   Annual Assembly
–15.00 Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

15.30   Bus 2: guided city tour
–18.00 Bus from city (central bus station) to hotels