The National Cohort


This web site is hosted by: Nationale Kohorte e.V.

Nationale Kohorte e.V.
Im Neuenheimer Feld 581
D-69120 Heidelberg
Phone: +49 6221 42 3157

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The organization of the National Cohort is being jointly planned and implemented by the Helmholtz Health Centers, universities, and other national research institutes. The National Cohort is a registered association.

Persons authorised to present and responsible for site content

Board of directors of National Cohort e.V.

Prof. Dr. Karl-Heinz Jöckel (Chairman and Scientific Director)
Institut für Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie
Universitätsklinikum Essen
Zweigertstr. 37
D-45130 Essen

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ahrens (Scientific Director)
Leibniz-Institut für Präventionsforschung und Epidemiologie - BIPS GmbH
Stellvertretender Direktor
Leiter der Abteilung Epidemiologische Methoden und Ursachenforschung
Achterstr. 30
D-28359 Bremen

Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Hoffmann (Scientific Director)
Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald
Medizinische Fakultät - Institut für Community Medicine
Ellernholzstr. 1-2
D-17487 Greifswald

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Kaaks (Scientific Director)
Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ)
Leiter Abteilung Krebsepidemiologie (C020)
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
D-69120 Heidelberg

Henrik Becker (administrative Director)
Central executive office
Im Neuenheimer Feld 581
D-69120 Heidelberg


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