University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

Dresden, Germany

Department of Oncology

Gunnar Folprecht

PD Dr. med.

Gunnar Folprecht

Specialized in: hematology, oncology, internal medicine

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1991 – 1998 Study of medicine in Würzburg and Dresden

1991 – 1994 Study of medicine, University Würzburg

1994 Laboratory of Hans Oberleithner, Physiological Institute, University Würzburg

1994 – 1998 Study of medicine, Technical University Dresden


1998 – 2004 Training in Internal medicine and oncology Medical department I (Director: Prof. Ehninger), University hospital Dresden

Clinical Experience:

Medical Oncology, esp. of colorectal and non-colorectal gastrointestinal tumours, general internal medicine

Board certificates for Internal medicine, Hematology/medical oncology, Palliative care ESMO certificate for Medical Oncology

Publications: 55 publications in peer-reviewed papers

Awards: Merit Award ASCO-GI symposium 2004, 2009; Förderpreis Geriatrische Onkologie der DGHO, DGG, DGGG

Societies: Member of EORTC (chair colon task force), ASCO (member of program committee), ESMO, DGHO, DKG/AIO, DGVS

Internal collaborators:

Dept of VTG- surgery, Dept of Radiology, Dept. of Pathology

External collaborators:

CUP- Projects: A Kraemer, K Neben / NCT Heidelberg/DKFZ, G Huebner / Oldenburg/Hst

EORTC projects: i.e. Sabine Tejpar, Catholic university Leuven, Belgium, Fortunato Ciardiello, 2nd University of Neaples, Italy, Arnaud Roth, University hospital of Geneva, Switzerland, Anna Dorothea Wagner, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland M Peeters, University hospital Ghent, Belgium, Ramon Salazar, Barcelona, Spain, Josep Tabernero, Barcelona, Spain, Jose Fereira, João Freire, Lisboa, Portugal, Michel Ducreux, IGR, Paris, France.

Participation in collaborative research projects (local, national, international):

i.e. SPECTAcolor, EORTC- studies: 40085, CREATE, PETACC8, PETACC6, APO-Decide

(member of SAB)

The Department of Oncology at the Carl Gustav Carus University Hospital in Dresden Germany in the Internal Medicine I patients with various tumor diseases are treated.

Focuses lay on the treatment of the following diseases:

  • Tumors / carcinomas of the digestive tract (esophagus, stomach, intestine, pancreas)
  • Lung carcinoma
  • A soft tissue tumor (sarcoma) germinal cell tumors


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