Deutscher Krebskongress 2022

German Cancer Congress

The German Cancer Congress (DKK) is the largest and oldest congress for cancer diagnostics and therapy in the German-speaking world. The 35th German Cancer Congress (DKK) took place from November 13 to 16, 2022 in Berlin at the CityCube.

Save the date 2024: The 36th German Cancer Congress will be held in Berlin from February 21 to 24, 2024. The congress president is Univ.-Prof. Dr. Reinhard Büttner, Director of the Institute of General Pathology and Pathological Anatomy at the University Hospital of Cologne.

Congress president 2022

The President of the Congress of DKK 2022 was Prof. Dr. Michael Ghadimi, Director of the Clinic for General, Visceral and Pediatric Surgery at the University Medical Center Göttingen.

Prof. Dr. Michael Ghadimi, Foto: UMG/Swen Pförtner
Prof. Michael Ghadimi | Foto: UMG/Swen Pförtner


Since 1951, the Deutscher Krebskongress (German Cancer Congress) has been organized by the Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft (German Cancer Society). In 2022, the event will be hosted by both the Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft (German Cancer Society) and the Stiftung Deutsche Krebshilfe (German Cancer Aid) for the 4th time. Both institutions are bringing their experts and expertise, along with many other relevant specialists in this multifaceted and complex field of oncological patient care, to the congress.