Medical formation (1976-1983) and Radiological certificate (1988) at the University of Leuven, Belgium, with fellowships at the UCLA and Gainesville University, U.S. PhD in 1994 at the University of Ghent, Belgium, with a thesis on imaging of the inner ear. Neuro- and Head & Neck radiologist in Bruges, Belgium, since 1988, chairman from 2004 – 2022. Consultant radiologist at the St.-Augustinus hospital in Antwerp from 1999 - 2023. Was president of the European Society of Head and Neck Radiology (ESHNR) in the period 1999-2002. Is section editor of “Neuroradiology” since 2006 and associate editor Head and Neck Imaging for “Radiology” since 2013. He is author or co-author of 287 scientific publications, has given over 1250 scientific presentations in more than 50 different countries. He was appointed Guest-Professor in Radiology at the University of Ghent in 2011 and Academic Consultant of the University of Leuven in 2015. Received the “Gold Medal – Lifetime achievement” award of the ESHNR in London, 2018. Is Vice-President of the Erasmus Verein since 2021. Special interests: temporal bone, skull base, cranial nerves, MR techniques, Cone Beam CT.