Professor Lordick is a member of the board of directors of the German Cancer Society (DKG). He is chairman of the EORTC GI Tract Cancer Working Group (2018-2020) and since 2020 he is director of education of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO). He is also the current President of the International Gastric Cancer Association (IGCA; 2019-2021).
Dr. Lordick’s scientific focus is the clinical and translational research in gastrointestinal cancer. His research is funded by the German Cancer Aid, the German Ministry of Education and Research and by the European Commision. Dr. Lordick has authored and co-authored more than 300 peer-reviewed articles. He is editor-in-chief of the Forum (Springer), the official journal of the German Cancer Society, editor of Gastric Cancer (Springer), the official journal of IGCA and he is an editorial board member of Annals of Oncology, the official journal of ESMO.