DermagnostiX Founder Team


Dr.-Ing. Katharina Dormanns

Katharina Dormanns is microfluidic engineer at Hahn-Schickard Institut für angewandte Forschung e.V. in Freiburg, where she heads the group 'Microfluidic Platforms - LabDisk, LabSlice und LabCard'. The interdisciplinary work of the scientist and engineer were rewarded with an award of the Biomimetics Innovation Center and scholarships of the Brede Foundation and of the University of Canterbury.


since 2017                  

Head of 'Microfluidic Platforms (LabDisk, LabSlice & LabCard)' at Hahn-Schickard Institut für angewandte Forschung e.V. in Freiburg

since 2016                  

Microfluidic engineer at Hahn-Schickard Institut für angewandte Forschung e.V. in Freiburg


PhD in Mechanical Engineering, University of Canterbury, NZ


Semester abroad at Centre for Biomimetics, Reading University, UK



Studies of Biomimetics, University of Applied Sciences, Bremen


Prof. Dr. med. Kilian Eyerich, PhD

Kilian Eyerich, MD, PhD, is Heisenberg professor for Dermato-Immunology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM). He is the responsible physician for the Center of inflammatory skin diseases at the department of Dermatology and Allergy of the TUM. He published >100 peer-reviewed publications in leading journals in the field and received numerous prestigious awards, among them two ERC grants, a Heisenberg professorship, Paul-Langerhans Award, Egon Macher Award, Oscar-Gans Award, and the German psoriasis Award. Kilian Eyerich is active in national and international societies and is editor of the JDDG and the Journal of Investigate Dermatology.



Associate professor for Dermato-Immunology, TUM


Specialist in Laboratory medicine


Assistant professor for Dermato-Immunology, TUM


Specialist in Allergology


Specialist in Dermatology, senior physician department of Dermatology and Allergy


Ph.D. (Magna cum laude), TUM


Postdoctoral stay in Rome, Italy

2006 (Summa cum laude), TUM


Studies of human medicine in Würzburg, Munich, and Sydney


CFO & Business Development

Dr. med. Natalie Garzorz-Stark, PhD, MHBA

Natalie Garzorz-Stark, MD, PhD, MHBA, is a dermatologist and clinician scientist at the department of Dermatology and Allergy of the Technical University of Munich. She received numerous scientific awards and was selected for the ESDR Academy for Future Leaders in Dermatology in 2015. In 2018, she earned a master’s degree in Health Business Administration from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.




Specialist in Dermatology


MHBA, Friedrich–Alexander University Erlangen–Nürnberg


Ph.D., TUM


Dr. med. (summa cum laude), TUM



Studies of human medicine in Tübingen, Munich, Boston, New York and Switzerland











Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefanie Eyerich

Stefanie Eyerich is biologist by training and professor for Functional Allergology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the Helmholtz Center Munich (HMGU). She is leading a translational and interdisciplinary research group at the Center for Allergy and Environment (TUM/HMGU) with the focus to deciphering the pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory skin diseases and allergies.

Her achievements were honored by several national and international awards such as the Paul Langerhans Award, the EFIS-ACTERIA Early Career Research Award in Allergology, the Robert Koch PostDoc Award, the Dr. Ernst Wiethoff Award or the WAO Henning Løwenstein Research Award.

Furthermore, Prof. Eyerich is well connected in national and international societies in the field of dermatology and allergy and editor of the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venerology as well as Allergy.



Associate Professor for Functional Allergology




Helmholtz Young Investigator


Group leader at Center for Allergy and Environment, Technical University and Helmholtz Center Munich


Postdoctoral stay at Imperial College, London, UK


Dr. rer. nat., TUM


Studies of Biology in Regensburg and Munich



R&D Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian Theis

Fabian Theis is director of the Institute of Computational Biology, Helmholtz Zentrum München and full professor at the Technical University of Munich, holding the chair ‘Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems’. His research interests include development of computational methods for analyzing and modelling single cell heterogeneities as well as machine and in parts deep learning for prediction in biology and biomedicine. Fabian Theis is part of and also coordinates various consortia (i.e. sparse2big involving 8 Helmholtz Centers) and founded the network SingleCellOmics Germany (SCOG). He coordinates the recently launched Munich School for Data Science (MUDS). Furthermore he is director of the Helmholtz Artificial Intelligence Cooperation Unit (HAICU central). Amongst others he received the Erwin-Schrödinger prize for interdisciplinary research in 2017.


since 2019

Associate Faculty, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, UK

since 2019

Head of the Helmholtz Artificial Intelligence Cooperation Unit (HAICU)

since 2013

Full Professor, Chair of Mathematical Modelling of Biological Systems, Department of Mathematics, TUM

since 2013

Director, Institute of Computational Biology, Helmholtz-Zentrum München


Associate professor (W2), Department of Mathematics, TUM


Junior group leader ‘Computational Modeling in Biology' (CMB), Institute of Bio-informatics and Systems Biology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munich


Habilitation in Biophysics, University of Regensburg


Postdoctoral fellow in Biophysics, University of Regensburg, fellowship by DFG Research Training Group ‘nonlinearity and nonequilibrium’


PhD in Physics, University of Regensburg


PhD in Computer Science, University of Granada, Spain


Dipl.-Phys., University of Regensburg


Dipl.-Math., University of Regensburg