Prof. Repp obtained his medical degree from Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen, Germany in 1990. He completed his residency an fellowship and worked as an senior physician in the Department of Medicine III at Erlangen University until 2004, where he also received his board certification for Internal Medicine and Hematology and Oncology. Until 2008, he was assistant professor at the Division of Stemcell-Transplantation and Immunotherapy at the Department of Medicine II, University Hospital of Schleswig-Holstein, Campus
Bamberg, Germany, where he founded and directed the Cancer Center Bamberg. At that time he was also Deputy Director of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Erlangen-EMN. In 2016, he moved back to Kiel Germany as Head of Department of Internal Medicine 2 in the City Hopsital Kiel. He is the head of the hospital’s Oncology Center of the hospital and Professor of Internal Medicine (Hematology & Oncology) at the Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel. His main basic and clinical research focus is on immunotherapy of cancer and clinical research in precision oncology. He also specialized in palliative medicien and is the chairman of the Board of the Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Schleswig-Holstein.