Dr. med. Adrian Staab


Dr. Staab was born on May 17th, 1972, in Schweinfurt, Germany and currently lives in Wiesbaden – close to Bad Kreuznach where he works. After having studied human medicine at Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, he succesfully passed his specialist examination in Switzerland in October 2010, followed by the specialist examination in radiotherapy in Germany in May 2012. He gained professional experience at several renowned University hospitals, including Heidelberg, Mainz, Würzburg, and Tübingen. Honouring his many years of experience and extensive knowledge in radiotherapy and radiation oncology, Dr. Staab was awarded prizes by Tancré Foundation as well as Hanns Langdorff Foundation for achieving scientific excellence.

Practice of Medicine

as of April 2015 leading specialist for radiotherapy in Bad Kreuznach
Jan. 2014 – March 2015 head of Freiburg Radiotherapy Centre
Jan. 2013 – Dec. 2014 radiotherapy specialist at Freiburg Radiotherapy Centre
Feb. 2011 – Dec. 2012 physician at Tübingen University Hospital, Department of Radiation Oncology
Feb. 2008 – Feb. 2011 research associate at the Center for Proton Therapy at Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen (Switzerland)
Jan. 2001 – June 2007 specialist medical training at University hospitals of Heidelberg, Mainz, Würzburg and Zurich

Specialist examination

May 22nd, 2012 Specialist medical examination for radiotherapy (Germany)
Oct. 13th – 14th, 2010 Specialist medical examination for radiation oncology (Switzerland)


July 2004 Completion of doctoral thesis with the distinction “summa cum laude” under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Müller-Klieser at Institute of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Department of Medicine at Mainz University (head: Prof. Dr. Vaupel), in cooperation with GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research (Darmstadt, Germany) 

University education

Okt. 2000 Completion of studies and succesful graduation with third state examination for human medicine
1993 – 2000 Study of medicine at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz


Mai 2006 Winner of the Hanns Langendorff Foundation DEGRO 2006 Poster awardTopic: Modulation of Glucose-Metabolism induces Inhibition of hypoxic Accumulation of Hypoxia-inducible factor-1α (HIF-1α)

Feb. 2005 Laureate of Tancré Foundation for doctoral students at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz for outstanding theses in medicine