Prof. Dr. Christoph Driessen
Rorschacherstrasse 95
9007 St. Gallen

Medizinische Onkologie und Hämatologie

Research Area

Clinical research: multiple myeloma, acute leukaemias, non Hodgkin lymphomas
Laboratory research: protease biology of malignant diseases, proteasome

Former Positions

2011-2017: Cantonal Hospital St.Gallen, Oncology/Hematology Clinic:
Head physician oncology/haematology

2009-2016: Establishment and management of Clinical Trials Unit

2008-2010: Senior physician mbF

Since 2006: Head of Experimental Oncology

2006-2008: Head of Clinical Research Unit Oncology/Hematology

2006-2008: Senior physician

2006: Department of Oncology/Hematology/Immunology/ Rheumatology, University of Tübingen (D):
Senior physician oncology/haematology

From 2000: Establishment and management of laboratory research group Antigen Processing and Protease Biology
1997-1998, 2000-2006: Assistant physician oncology/haematology, Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology,

1996: University Hospital Freiburg (D):
Resident Rheumatology, Clinical Immunology


Stipendiat Friedrich Ebert Stiftung 1993

Stipendiat Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes 1993-1997

DFG Forschungsstipendium 1998-2000

Nycomed Forschungspreis 2009

SAKK gateway/rising tide foundation Forschungspreis 2013


German Society for Immunbiology
American Society for Hämatology