The DZHK management headquarters are in Berlin. The staff of the DZHK Head Office supports the bodies and committees of the DZHK in strategic discussions, in the development of funding programs and in public relations. Furthermore, central tasks of the DZHK such as the administration of preclinicial and clinical studies, the co-ordination of the Clinical Research Platform as well as the promotion of young scientists is taken care of here.
The Funding Management Department (FMM) as part of the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) is entrusted with the administrative implementation of the DZHK funding management. Since July 2019, the staff of the FMM are also based in this office.