Flavia Preda has graduated as a Dentist (2012) and as an Orthodontics Specialist (2015) at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bukarest-Romania. Since then, she has practiced orthodontics in private dental clinics in both Romania and Belgium. Since 2019 she is a visiting Orthodontics Consultant in the cleft facility at Marie S. Curie Children’s Hospital in Bukarest-Romania. Currently, she is a part-time Ph.D. student in the OMFS-IMPATH research group at KU Leuven under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Reinhilde Jacobs with the main research interest 3D supported and AI-enhanced diagnosis and treatment planning for cleft patients.