German Federal Minister of Health in Houston

Aug 16, 2016

The German Federal Minister of Health, Hermann Groehe, visited MD Anderson Cancer Center last Thursday to inform himself of different cancer treatments and immunotherapy. He was accompanied by two members of the German Parliament, Maria Michalk and Dr. Katja Leikert. He had an in-depth discussion with the President of MD Anderson, Dr. Ronald De Pinho.

Dr. De Pinho commended the great cooperation between MD Anderson and the German research entities, in particular the Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (German Cancer Research Center) and the University of Heidelberg.

picture Enlarge image Pictured from left to right: Bernd Reindl (Deputy Consul General), Maria Michalk, Prof. Otmar Wiestler, Hermann Gröhe (Federal Minister of Health), Prof. Offringa, Dr. Katja Leikert, Dr. Oliver Bogler. (©


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