Coen de Vente studied Biomedical Engineering (BSc and MSc) at the Eindhoven University of Technology. During his MSc, he followed the Medical Imaging Track, and his graduation project focused on automated prostate cancer detection and grading from MRI. Since September 2019, he is a PhD student at the Diagnostic Image Analysis Group. Under the supervision of Clarisa Sanchez, he works on deep learning techniques for the screening of eye diseases from retinal imaging, in collaboration with Thirona. He is also part of the Thira Lab.