Dr. Christian Pallasch

Hematology and Oncology


18 years of experience



Hematology and Oncology


B-cell Lymphoma, Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Urogenital-oncology

Procedures performed:

Bone marrow biopsy, Autologous HSCT, CAR-T Cell Therapy

Work Experience

Head of Interdisciplinary Oncology Cluster 2

Center for Integrated Oncology (CIO)

Aachen/Bonn/Cologne/Düsseldorf, Germany.

from 2022


University of Cologne

Cologne, Germany.

from 2019

Attending Physician

Department of Hematology and Oncology, University Hospital Cologne

Cologne, Germany.

from 2018

Research Group Leader

University Hospital Cologne

Cologne, Germany.

from 2012

Postdoctoral Associate

Massachusetts Institute for Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, MA, United States.

2009 - 2012

Postdoctoral Fellow, Resident Physician

University Hospital Cologne

Cologne, Germany.

2004 - 2009


Dr. Christian Pallasch works as a senior physician in Clinic I for Internal Medicine at the University Hospital in Cologne, Germany. His clinical focus areas include chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), B-cell lymphoma, and, in particular, the interdisciplinary treatment of urogenital tumors. Dr. Pallasch is also a professor for tumor microenvironment and therapy resistance at the medical faculty at the University Hospital.

He studied human medicine in Saarland, Oslo, and Cologne until 2003. Dr. Pallasch was an assistant doctor and research assistant in Clinic I for Internal Medicine at the University Hospital in Cologne until 2009. This was followed by three years of a postdoctoral fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge.

Back at the Cologne University Hospital, he became a Principal Investigator, Dr. Pallasch completed his training as a specialist in internal medicine, oncology, and hematology in 2014, received the venia legendi for the subject of internal medicine in 2017, and since 2018 has been working as a chief physician. In 2022 Dr. Pallasch became the Head of Interdisciplinary Oncology Cluster 2 at Center for Integrated Oncology (CIO) Aachen/Bonn/Cologne/Düsseldorf.


MD, University of Saarland, Oslo and Cologne



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Associate Editor, “Oncology Research and Treatment”

Ad hoc reviewer for international journals, including Blood, Leukemia, Cancer Research

Ad hoc reviewer for funding organizations, including the German Science Foundation, German Cancer Aid, Dutch Cancer Society, Cancer Research UK


Dr. Pallasch has more than 100 publications and book chapters.