Isabelle Schöffl finished her studies in 2005 with a Masters degree in Biology and Sports Science and then went on to study Medicine, which she finished as an MD in 2010. After that she started working in the field of pediatrics and completed her board exams as a pediatrician in 2018. She is currently working at the Department of Pediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Erlangen-Nuremberg.  Her research focus is on biomechanics of the pulley system of the hand, and prevention and treatment of injuries in pediatric and adolescent climbers.

Isabelle is an avid climber and trail runner.