Reinhilde Jacobs is dentist, Doctor Dental Sciences (PhD), periodontologist (KULeuven) and MasterinDental Radiology (University London). She is full professor at KULeuven and visiting professor at KarolinksaInstitutet, Stockholm, Sweden and Dalian Medical University, China. R. Jacobs is heading the omfsimpath research group KULeuven (omfsimpath.be) and the Dentomaxillofacial Imaging center, University Hospitals Leuven. She is Secretary General of the International Association of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology and section editor of Clinical Oral Investigations, International Journal of Oral Implantology, European Journal of Radiology. She holds a Dr Honoris Causa at "Iuliu Hatieganu" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca.