Interdisciplinary Neurobehavioral Core (INBC)
Medizinische Fakultät Heidelberg

Governing structures


Prof. Dr. Rohini Kuner (Institute of Pharmacology)

Prof. Dr. Sabine Herpertz (Department of General Psychiatry)

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wick (Department for Neurooncology)




Dr. Claudia Pitzer (Interdisciplinary Neurobehavioral Core)


The coordinator serves as direct supervisor of the core and coordinates the availability and the use of the core platform. She provides assistance with the protocol preparation and design. The staff of core trains researchers in behavioral batteries and surgical manipulations.

Methodological spectrum and CV.



Steering Committee

Prof. Dr. A. Blesch (Spinal Cord Injury Center)

Prof. Dr. R. Diem (Department for Neurooncology)

Prof. Dr. S. Herpertz (Department of General Psychiatry)

Prof. Dr. K. Kiening (Department for Neurosurgery)

Prof. Dr. R. Kuner (Institute of Pharmacology)

Prof. Dr. T. Kuner (Department of Functional Neuroanatomy)

Prof. Dr. G. Rappold (Department of Human Molecular Genetics)

Dr. A. Tappe-Theodor (Institute of Pharmacology)

Prof. Dr. W. Wick (Department for Neurooncology)


The members of the steering committee represent the interest of the community and ensure the transfer of knowledge and innovation. Moreover, the committee serves as quality control for the core.