GBS 2016 in Erlangen

19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biological Radiation Research — GBS

Date: 26th to 28th September 2016
Venue: Erlangen, Germany
Conference President: Udo Gaipl (Uniklinikum Erlangen, Germany)

Bye, bye Erlangen and welcome Essen 2017, or Frankfurt 2018

Dear participants and interested parties, the GBS 2016 is over and we want to thank all participants, sponsors and the organizing staff for their excellent contribution. YOU are the people who made the conference an interesting, interdisciplinary, high quality and very stimulating one! We hope that you agree with the current president of the GBS Prof. Hausmann and enjoyed the 19th Annual Meeting of the GBS e.V. and in general your stay in Erlangen.

Many thanks to:

  • 184 Participants for their presence and fruitful discussions

  • 144 abstract authors and submitters

  • 4 keynote speakers for giving us a very detailed and motivated overview of their respective research field

  • 3 speaker of the „young-Investigators_Session“ for a insight in a scientific career

  • 29 scholars and 1 teacher for their interest in the „world of science and radiation biology“

  • 30 speakers for giving us a broad overview of the radiation biology in Germany and Europe … and for keeping the timeline

  • 16 Bullet-Poster-Speakers for being a perfect target as well as a perfect short presenter

  • 17 sponsors for financial support, conference bags, badges, pens, and their sale representatives which distributed enough sweets all over the conference

  • 25 members of the scientific committee for evaluating 144 abstracts

  • 37 poster evaluators for reviewing the posters and thereby selecting also the best poster of each topic

  • The president of the FAU, the lord Major of Erlangen and the head of the Department of Radiation Oncology for their kind attendance and the opening of the meeting

  • The board of the GBS for giving us the opportunity to host the 19th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biological Radiation Research in Erlangen

  • The founders of the GBS for their excellent speeches and their participation

  • The staff of the caterer at the lecture room for always having 196 L fresh coffee and 2010 pieces of finger-food to refresh the brains of all researchers

  • The staff of the caterer at the conference party for stress relieving drinks and delicious foods at the GBS birthday party

  • The band Acoustilicious for a “supergeile” birthday night

  • Our complete team being characterized by perfectly helping hands and thinking brains all over the last year

Thank you all very much and we hope we will see us latest in Essen 2017 and again in Frankfurt in 2018!

Warm regards,

The Local Organizing Committee of the GBS 2016
Udo Gaipl and Benjamin Frey

In case of questions and suggestions please do not hesitate to contact the organizers by e-mail.

Contact Address:
Dr.-Ing. Benjamin Frey M.Sc.
Universitätsklinikum Erlangen
Department of Radiation Oncology
Erlangen, Germany