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DFG Contacts

Stand: January 6, 2022

Dr. Stefan Thiel

Programme Director
Life Sciences 3: Medicine

E-Mail: stefan.thiel@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2977
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn


Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

Clinical Trials
Coordination - Cancer Research

Support of DFG Statutory Bodies

Hinterzarten Circle on Cancer Research
Sektion 2

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

205-14   Hematology, Oncology

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

205-06   Pathology
205-25   General and Visceral Surgery

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Clinical Research Units

344 Untangling and Targeting Mechanisms of Myelofibrosis in Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPN)
5010 CATCH ALL Towards a Cure for Adults and Children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

Research Units

2033 The Hematopoietic Niches
2314 Targeting therapeutic windows in essential cellular processes for tumor therapy
2674 Aging-related epigenetic remodeling in acute myeloid leukemia

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2180 Image-Guided and Functionally Instructed Tumor Therapies (iFIT)

Collaborative Research Centres

873 Maintenance and Differentiation of Stem Cells in Development and Disease
1399 Mechanisms of drug sensitivity and resistance in small cell lung cancer
1479 Oncogene-driven immune escape (OncoEscape)

Research Training Groups

2375 Tumor-Targeted Drug Delivery
2573 The inflammatory tumor secretome – from understanding to novel therapies