About us


The University Tumor Center (UTC) combines all departments of the Jena University Hospital that treat patients with tumors. We are responsible for the interdisciplinary coordination of diagnosis and therapy as well as providing the specific competences of all physicians and scientists for the region. Our goal is a close cooparation with all oncology connected facilities and independent physicians of the region.


Services for patients and relatives:

  • Outpatient Unit for patients with tumors
  • information events for patients, relatives and interested epople
  • help with finding patient advocacy groups, advice centers or a second opinion
  • follow-up pass
  • information material  about cancer, prevention and early detection
  • organ centers

Cooperation with regional, national and international partners:

  • Cancer Registry
  • access to clinical studies
  • quality assurance
  • access to all oncology specialised departments of the Jena University Hospital
  • close cooperation with patient advocacy groups and patient-side organisations



  • oncoligical basic research and translational research projects
  • patient-side clinical research
  • health services research



Bachstra├če 18

07740 Jena



Phone: +49 3641 9-33114

Fax: + 49 3641 9-33840