Timeline of Events and Highlights of Major Cancer Biology

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> 16. November 2018: DKFZ Graduation Ceremony for all PhD and Master students

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> 15.-20. October 2018: Welcome Week for Students of Major Cancer Biology 2018
> 9.-11. October 2018: "Frontiers in Cancer Research" Conference at DKFZ

incoming students of Major Cancer Biology 2018 meeting for the first time at the FCR Conference
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all current and future students of Major Cancer Biology were invited to attend this exciting conference presenting the hottest topics in cancer research, with lots of opportunities to meet the speakers, interaction and networking

> 31. July 2018: Selection for Major Caner Biology 2018 completed

who will be the next students...?
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> 30. June/1. July 2018: Retreat in Seidenbuch

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> June 2018: 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

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Gintvile Valinciute, Major Cancer Biology class of 2014, was selected to attend the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting at Lake Constance where 39 laureates met 600 young scientists from 84 nations. 

read more:

"Women in Research at #LINO18: Gintvile Valinciute from Lithuania" (interview)

"A cancer researcher devoted to the youngest patients" in the July 2018 BMBF newsletter Research in Germany (portrait)

> June 2018: Otto Schmeil Prize for Simon Haas and Lars Velten

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The Heidelberg Academy of Sciences (HAdW) has awarded the 2018 Otto Schmeil Prize to Simon Haas and Lars Velten, both Major Cancer Biology class of 2010, for their joint work „Revising classical models of hematopoietic stem cell commitment by single cell analyses“ (more info here).

> 6. February 2018: Public Presentation of the Master Program 'Molecular Biosciences'

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Introduction to Molecular Biosciences

The Faculty of Biosciences of the University of Heidelberg invites all interested applicants to a public information event where the Master program and the application process will be presented. Representatives of each Major are there to give an overview of their specific study program and are ready to answer your individual questions.

Date: Tuesday, 6. February 2018, 2 p.m.
Location: Bioquant Building, Im Neuenheimer Feld 267

> Call for Applications: "Major Cancer Biology 2018"

On 1. February the Application period for the October intake will start - go to 'Application and Admission' to learn all details.

--- Year 2017 ----------

> 24.-25. November 2017: Anniversary Weekend

+ DKFZ Graduation Ceremony (Friday, 5-7 pm)
+ PhD Happy Hour (Friday night)
+ 10-Year Anniversary of Master Program Molecular Biosciences (Saturday morning)
+ 10 Years of Major Cancer Biology (Saturday afternoon)


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> 24./25. June 2017: Retreat in Burg Liebenzell

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