Laurence Verstraete is a PhD candidate at the OMFS-IMPATH-research group at the University of Leuven under promotorship of Prof. dr. Constantinus Politis, Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs and Dr. Ir. Eman Shaheen. She obtained her Medical Degree at the University of Ghent in June 2018. Currently, she is an Oral and Maxillofacial surgery trainee at the University Hospitals of Leuven. Her research is focused on the three-dimensional planning, evaluation and follow-up of orthognathic surgery with special interest in soft tissue analysis.