Myrthel Vranckx is a PhD-researcher at the OMFS-IMPATH research group under promotorship of Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs and Prof. dr. Constantinus Politis (Department Imaging and Pathology, KU Leuven). In June 2016, she graduated as MSc in Biomedical Sciences with a Master’s Thesis in the use of CT imaging in Forensic Medicine (Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven). Her PhD research is mainly focused on third molar pathology and postoperative morbidity associated with third molar surgery. She coordinates a multicentric research project that is ongoing in different hospitals in Belgium. More info on www.m3mka.be. Moreover, she is involved in multiple radiological studies with regard to third molar pathology and anatomical variations of the mandibular canal. She combined her PhD with Postgraduate Studies in Advanced Medical Imaging (Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven), from which she graduated in June 2020.
Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs