Gu Yifei was born on April 17th, 1992. She achieved her degree in Bachelor of Medicine from West China college of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China (2010 - 2015). After that, she continued to obtain her degree in Master of Dental Medicine, majored in oral implantation, from West China college of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, under the guidance of Professor Mo Anchun (2015-2018). During her Masters, she worked on the impact of non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs on implant osseointegration, as well as the digital workflow in implant dentistry. She started working as a PhD candidate (OMFS-IMPATH, KU Leuven) from 2018, with Professor Constantinus Politis and Professor Reinhilde Jacobs as her promotors. Her research topic for PhD is related to tissue engineering for bone defect reconstruction by using biomimetic calcium phosphate/BMP-2 coated 3D printed implants.