Sonya Radi was born in 1998 in Teheran, Iran. She studied her bachelor in Biomedical Sciences at KU Leuven between 2018 – 2021. She started her master thesis in September 2022 at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden, where she performed research regarding the development of a dynamic alveolar bone modelin vitro. Currently, she is performing the second part of her thesis at OMFS-IMPATH under the tutelage of professor Jacobs, Dr. EzEldeen, and Dr. Xu.