Marleen de Bruijne is a full professor of medical image analysis at Erasmus MC and full professor at the University of Copenhagen. She received an MSc degree in physics (1997) and a PhD degree in medical imaging (2003), both from Utrecht University. Before joining the University of Copenhagen (2007) and Erasmus MC (2008) she was assistant professor and later associate professor at the IT University of Copenhagen. Marleen has (co-)authored around 200 peer-reviewed full papers in international conferences and journals , holds 6 patents, and is the recipient of an NWO-VENI, NWO-VIDI, and DFF-YDUN award. She has been a member of the program committee of many international conferences in medical imaging and computer vision, including MICCAI, SPIE Medical Imaging, ISBI, and IPMI. She is a member of the EMBS Technical Committee on Biomedical Imaging and Image Processing, of the Information Processing in Medical Imaging board and of the editorial boards of Elsevier Medical Image Analysis and Frontiers in ICT - Computer Image Analysis. Her research is in machine learning for quantitative analysis of medical images and computer aided diagnosis, with applications in pulmonary-, neuro-, and cardiovascular imaging.