Second Heidelberg Symposium on Novel Techniques in Ion Beam Radiotherapy

Topic 2016: Challenges and prospects in clinical application

9.–11. March 2016
Heidelberg, Germany

organized under the auspices of the Heidelberg Institute of Radiation Oncology (HIRO) presented by:

Prof. Dr. Dr. Jürgen Debus, Director of the Department RadioOncology and Radiation Therapy, Heidelberg University Hospital


Prof. Dr. Oliver Jäkel, Head of the Department Medical Physics in Radiation Oncology, German Cancer Research Center

Local Organizers:
Prof. Dr. Oliver Jäkel
Dr. Mark Bangert
Dr. Kristina Giske
Prof. Dr. Christian Karger
Dr. Maria Martisikova
Dr. Simone Barthold-Beß

Scientific Advisory Committee:
Prof. Naruhiro Matsufuji, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr. Harald Paganetti
Prof. Dr. Anthony John Lomax
Prof. Dr. Oliver Jäkel

Topics / Scientific Program:

  • Image guidance
  • Biological Effects
  • Treatment planning and optimisation
  • In-vivo imaging for monitoring of treatment delivery

View Program


The Symposium will take place in the International Academic Forum of the Heidelberg University in downtown Heidelberg.
Address: Internationales Wissenschaftsforum Heidelberg (IWH), Hauptstrasse 242, D-69117 Heidelberg



For participants arriving by plane in Frankfurt, we recommend to use TLS (Transfer & Limousine Service). For further information and booking please see:

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Heidelberg!

If we can be of any help for you, please let us know:


Please follow this link to register for the symposium. Participation is by invitation only.

Registration fee: 250 Euro (Including 19% value-added tax on the board cost)

Please transfer the registration fee to the following account:

IBAN: DE09672700030015700800
Deutsche Bank Heidelberg
Example of the reason for payment: E040/8094/FirstName Surname/IonSymposium

If you plan to take an accompanying person with you for the dinner, please contact the organizers.

Registration deadline: 15.2.2016– at this date the registration fee should has arrived on our account

Abstract submission:

Please use the following template for your abstract.

We kindly ask you to send your abstract to not later than 15.2.2015.

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