Kostas Syriopoulos is dentist specialized in oral and maxillofacial radiology. He graduated as dentist from  the University of  Athens, Greece.   He has a MSc degree (University of London) as well as a PhD degree (VU, Amsterdam) in Dental Radiology. He had an internship in the Dept. of Oral Radiology (Stellenbosch University, Cape Town). Further, he received the diploma in Health Physics level 3 (TU Delft). In the Netherlands Level 3 is a higher expert level of health physics, necessary for supervising in radionuclide laboratories or working in a medical profession with higher risk or responsibility, like clinical physics and nuclear medicine.   From  2001 to 2016 he was  a staff- member in the department of Dentomaxillofacial Radiology, ACTA, Amsterdam. Since February 2015 he has been a staff member in the Department of Imaging & Pathology, KU Leuven. His main professional interests are Diagnostic Radiology, Radiography Education and Radiation Protection.