Dr. Beatrice Sandner
DNO-Heidelberg Team Leader
Dr. Beatrice Sander is a biologist in the laboratory of neuroregeneration at the Spinal Cord Injury at the Heidelberg University Hospital. Currently, she is researching the regenerative capacity of adult neural stem cells after spinal cord injury. Dr. Sander has been apart of DNO e.V. since it’s establishment in 2011 by Dr. Julianne McCall, under the formal name the “German Brain Bee” (GBB). In 2015, Dr. Sander co-founded the first non-profit “Deutsche Neurowissenschaften-Olympiade” location, renaming the GBB to the DNO-Heidelberg e.V. Since then, she has been leading the DNO-Heidelberg Team together co-Team leader Nathalie Tisch.