Dr Julia Haubrich studied dentistry at the University of Freiburg (Albert Ludwigs Universität), graduating in 2001. After working as a general dentist, she began her postgraduate studies in orthodontics in the private practice of Dr Werner Schupp from 2003 to 2005, continuing her studies at the University of Berlin (Charité Universität) under the direction of Prof Dr R R Miethke. Since becoming a certified specialist of orthodontics in 2007, she has been collaborating with Dr Werner Schupp and Dr Bahareh Wymar in a private practice in Cologne, Germany. She is co-author of the book Funktionslehre in der Kieferorthopädie, and has published articles concerning orthodontic aligner therapy, function, and pain therapy in several national and international journals. Dr Haubrich has been a clinical speaker for aligner technology in Europe since 2005, and is a board member and Conference President of the German Society of Aligner Orthodontics.