News from KiTZ

40 years of parent work for children with cancer

 

It is thanks to parents' associations such as "Aktion für krebskranke Kinder e.V. Heidelberg" that the psychosocial care of children with cancer in…

Research and treatment for children with cancer under one roof

 

The starting signal has been given in Heidelberg for a building project that will create unique conditions in Germany for researching and treating…

Stefan Pfister new member of EMBO

 

Stefan Pfister, Director at the Hopp Children's Tumor Center Heidelberg (KiTZ), has been elected as a new member of the European Molecular Biology…

German Childhood Cancer Foundation launches patient advocacy network

 

A new network brings together survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer and family members who want to get involved in research as patient…

Research funding in pediatric cancer medicine for better access to new therapies

 

The network for clinical studies in pediatric cancer "SELECT Southwest" under the direction of the Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg (KiTZ) in…

Better together – one year of collaboration with leading German research centers

 

In July 2021, in the presence of Queen Máxima, the strategic partnership of the Princess Máxima Center with three leading German centers in the field…

Expert meeting on childhood brain tumors: start of the largest international symposium (ISPNO) in Hamburg

 

The 20th International Symposium on Pediatric Neuro-oncology (ISPNO 2022) is the world's largest conference on tumors of the central nervous system in…

Florists throughout Germany collect 58,378 euros for better treatment chances for children with cancer

 

Once again this year, more than 260 florists throughout Germany sold flowers from May 11 to June 1 to support the Hopp Children's Cancer Center…

Giving flowers for children with cancer

 

"Give flowers. Offer hope." is the motto of the Hopp Children's Cancer Center Heidelberg (KiTZ) fundraising campaign, which is taking place for the…

Modern cancer medicine for children in Jordan

 

In the presence of the Jordanian princess and patron, Her Royal Highness Princess Ghida Talal, the King Hussein Cancer Center (KHCC) in Jordan,…