Thanks to our collaboration with Professor Al-Batran, Head of the Institute for Clinical Oncological Research at Northwest Hospital, Frankfurt/Main, CONTINUUM Healthcare is able to offer an advanced cancer tumoranalysis for a targeted treatment, therefore increasing the chance for a successful chemotherapy.
Prof. Dr. Med. Salah Eddin Al-Batran
Dr. med Salah Eddin Al-BatranProfessor Al-Batran Studied medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany until 1995, where he became a Junior doctor in 1997. From 1998 to 2003, he was the assistant physician in the Department of Oncology and Haematology at Northwest Hospital, Frankfurt / Main (Head Prof. Dr. Knuth), Germany. In 2002 he specialised in Internal Medicine and became a senior physician in the Department of Oncology and Haematology in that same hospital (chief physician Prof. Dr. Jäger).
In 2003 and 2005 he respectively obtained additional qualifications in haematology/oncology and Special Pain Therapy. He pursued his work until 2009 to obtain an habilitation at the Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt / Main. “Optimisation of systemic therapy in advanced gastric cancer”. Since 2010, he has been the Head of the Institute for Clinical Oncological Research at Northwest Hospital, Frankfurt/Main. He also obtain an additional qualification in Palliative care in 2011.
Over those years he has taken part in many research and teaching activities at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt. As of today he has over 80 publications, which are mainly related to research on cancer and its treatment. He is a member of the Northern German Society of Gynaecological Oncology Association (NOGGO), the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTG), the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the Working Group Internal Oncology (AIO), the German Cancer Society (DKG), the Association oncological studies (AGOS) and the German Society of Haematology and Oncology (DGHO).