Pierre Lahoud is a dentist, Doctor in Dental Surgery with Postgraduate training in Advanced Medical Imaging. He is a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and volunteered with the Red Cross between 2016 until 2018. He has concluded an internship in clinical training at UC Louvain in 2018 and performed his pre-doctoral research at the OMFS-IMPATH Research Group (KU Leuven), focusing on Artificial Intelligence driven segmentation for tooth auto-transplantation - graduating Magna Cum Laude in July 2020.
He is currently a Clinical Resident in Periodontology and Implant Surgery (Section Periodontology and Oral Microbiology – Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven) and a Ph. D. Researcher (OMFS-IMPATH Research Group, KU Leuven, Belgium) under the promotership of Prof. Dr. Reinhilde Jacobs (KU Leuven, Belgium), Prof. Dr. Marc Quirynen (KU Leuven, Belgium) and Prof. Dr. Michael Bornstein (Universität Basel, Switzerland). His research topics focus primarily on Artificial Intelligence-driven planning for treatments and surgeries in the oral and maxillofacial region. In May 2021, he was awarded the First Prize - IADMFR Maxillofacial Research Award 2021 (International Congress of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology, Gwangju, South Korea).