Editors

Editor-in-Chief

Prof. Wolfgang Hilbe, MD
Department of Oncology,
Hematology and Palliative Care
Wilhelminen Hospital
Montleartstrasse 37
1160 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: wolfgang.hilbe@wienkav.at

Associate Editor-in-Chief
Section Editor Breast Cancer

Assoc. Prof. Rupert Bartsch, MD
Clinical Division of Oncology,
Department of Medicine I,
Comprehensive Cancer
Center Vienna
Medical University Vienna
Waehringer Guertel 18–20
1090 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: rupert.bartsch@meduniwien.ac.at

Section Editor Gastrointestinal Cancer

Holger Rumpold, MD
Internal Medicine I
Medical Oncology and Hematology
Ordensklinikum Linz
Seilerstätte 4
4010 Linz, Austria
E-mail: holger.rumpold@
ordensklinikum.a
E-mail: holger.rumpold@ordensklinikum.at

Section Editor Haematology

Eberhard Gunsilius, MD
Department of Internal Medicine V
(Hematology and Medical Oncology)
Medical University Innsbruck
Anichstrasse 35
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
E-mail: eberhard.gunsilius@i-med.ac.at

Section Editor Neurooncology

Silvia Hofer, MD
University Hospital Zurich
Department of Neurology & Neuro-oncology
Frauenklinikstrasse 26
8091 Zurich, Switzerland
E-mail: silvia.hofer@usz.ch

Section Editor Pediatric Oncology

Assoc. Prof. Michael N. Dworzak, MD
St. Anna Children’s Cancer
Research Institute
Kinderspitalgasse 6
1090 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: michael.dworzak@stanna.at

Section Editor Thoracic Cancer

Andreas Pircher, MD, PhD
Department of Internal Medicine V
(Hematology and Medical Oncology)
Medical University Innsbruck
Anichstrasse 35
6020 Innsbruck, Austria
E-Mail: andreas.pircher@i-med.ac.at

Section Editor Immunooncology

Assoc. Prof. Thorsten Füreder, MD
Division of Hematology
and Hemostaseology
Department of Medicine I
Medical University Vienna
1090 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: thorsten.fuereder@meduniwien.ac.at

Section Editor Urogenital Cancer

Assoc. Prof. Martin Pichler, MD
Research Unit "Non-coding RNAs
and Genome Editing in Cancer"
Division of Oncology
Medical University Graz
8036 Graz, Austria
E-mail: martin.pichler@medunigraz.at

Section Editor Young Oncologists

Barbara Kiesewetter, MD, PhD
Clinical Division of Oncology
Department of Medicine I
Medical University Vienna
Waehringer Guertel 18-20
1090 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: barbara.kiesewetter@meduniwien.ac.at

Editorial Office

Secretary: Sonja Streit
E-mail: memo@springernature.com

Editorial Board

A
ustria
Thomas Brodowicz, MD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Wolfgang Eisterer, MD, Klinikum Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Klagenfurt, Austria
Michael Fiegl, MD, Privatklinik Hochrum, Rum, Austria
Martin Filipits, PhD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Thorsten Füreder, MD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Günther Gastl, MD, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Armin Gerger, MD, MBA, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
Richard Greil, MD, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
Isabel Heidegger-Pircher, MD, PhD, FEBU, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Ulrich Jäger, MD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Ruth Ladenstein, MD, MBA, cPM, St. Anna Children’s Cancer Research Institute, Vienna, Austria
Heinz Ludwig, MD, Wilhelminen Hospital, Vienna, Austria
Andreas Petzer, MD, Ordensklinikum Linz, Linz, Austria
Robert Pirker, MD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Matthias Preusser, MD, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Michael Steurer, MD, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria …
Herbert Stöger, MD, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
Kathrin Strasser-Weippl, MD, MBA, Wilhelminen Hospital, Vienna, Austria
Gerald Webersinke, PhD, Ordensklinikum Linz, Linz, Austria
Wolfgang Willenbacher, MD, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Ewald Wöll, MD, Hospital St. Vinzenz, Zams, Austria
Dominik Wolf, MD, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Niklas Zojer, MD, Wilhelminen Hospital, Vienna, Austria

Bosnia-Herzegovina
Semir Beslija, MD, PhD, Klinički centar Univerziteta u Sarajevu, Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bulgaria
Galina Kurteva, MD, PhD, University Oncology Hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria
Zhasmina Mihaylova, MD, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Croatia
Mislav Grgic, MD, PhD, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Josip Konja, MD, Policlinic for Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Zagreb, Croatia
Damir Vrbanec, MD, University Hospital Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia

Czech Republic
Petr Arenberger, MD, Charles University Third School of Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
Lubos Petruzelka, MD, Charles University Third School of Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic
Jan Stary, MD, Charles University and Motol University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic

Germany
Frank Griesinger, MD, Pius-Hospital Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany
Florian Lordick, MD, Universitäres Krebszentrum, Leipzig, Germany

Greece
Georgios Papakonstantinou, MD, PhD, General Hospital of Corinth, Korinthos, Greece
Sophia Polychronopoulou, MD, PhD, Aghia Sophia‘ Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece
Alexandros Spyridonidis, MD, PhD, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece

Hungary
Zsuzsanna Kahan, MD, DSc, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Csongor Kiss, MD, PhD, DSc, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary

Iran
Amir Ali Hamidieh, MD, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Reza Malayeri, MD, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Israel
Jair Bar, MD, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel

Italy
Michael Mian, MD, Hospital of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy

Poland
Rafal Dziadziuszko, MD, Medical University of Gdańsk, Gdansk, Poland
Jerzy R. Kowalczyk, MD, PhD, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Maciej Krzakowski, MD, PhD, The Maria Sklodowska-Curie Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland

Romania
Alexandru Eniu, MD, Cancer Institute „Ion Chiricuta“, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Mircea Dediu, MD, PhD, Sanador Oncology Center, Bucharest, Romania
Rodica Anghel, MD, Institute of Oncology „Prof Dr Alexandru Trestioreanu“, Bucharest, Romania

Serbia
Andrija Bogdanovic, MD, PhD, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
Dragana Janic, MD, PhD, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
Dusan Jovanovic, University of Novi Sad, Sremska Kamenica, Serbia

Slovakia
Alexandra Kolenova, MD, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Judita Puskacova, MD, CSc, PhD, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Stanislav Špánik, MD, PhD, St. Elizabeth Cancer Institute, Bratislava, Slovakia

Slovenia
Tanja Cufer, University Clinic Golnik, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Janez Jazbec, MD, PhD,
University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Switzerland
Dieter Köberle, MD, St. Claraspital, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Oliver Gautschi, MD, PhD, Luzerner Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
Stefan Aebi, MD, Luzerner Kantonsspital, Lucerne, Switzerland
Thomas Pabst, MD, Bern University Hospital, Berne, Switzerland

United States of America
Igor Puzanov, MD, MSCI, FACP, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY, USA

Other countries
Extension to other countries is projected.