Silvia Maitz


April 20th 2010: PBLS-D for D category Basic support of vital functions and precocious defibrillation in pediatric age - PBLS-D executive

October 2011 – June 2012: Specialization Course, Università di Milano-Bicocca - Disability Pediatrics

July 2013: 7th Annual Introductory Course on Skeletal Dysplasias Skeletas dysplasias

March 2019: Predisposition to hereditary leukemia and lymphoma Genetic causes of leukemia and lymphoma.


August 2006 – September 2007: Ulrich Beuers, Klinikum Grosshadern der Universität München- Hepatologic research Practising doctor during specialization with a German governmental grant (DAAD) Basic research, laboratory activity

November 2007 – May 2008: Faustina Lalatta, UOS Genetica Medica, Clinica Mangiagalli, Milano, Genetic counseling

June 2008-November 2009
Angelo Selicorni, Clinica de Marchi, Milano,. Clinical genetics
Practising doctor during specialization, then external collaborator Diagnostic and follow-up activity for children with malformation syndromes

May 2009-March 2010
Rosario Casalone, A.O.U Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Clinical genetics External collaborator Clinical diagnosis for children and adults with genetic diseases

May 2010 – December 2021
Fondazione MBBM, Monza - Pediatric Genetic Department Clinical Geneticist Clinical diagnosis and follow-up for children affected by malformation syndromes, genetic counseling in prenatal diagnosis

January 2022 – present date: Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale, Lugano Service of Medical Genetics
Clinical Geneticist Clinical and molecular diagnosis for children and adults affected by genetic diseases, genetic counseling in preconceptional and prenatal diagnosis

MODULE 3 Ecpca Course MODULE 3

DAY 8 – July 22, 2023

Chair: Cristina Grippaudo (Italy)



Genetics and clinical features of Crouzon, Apert and Pfeiffer syndromes
Silvia Maitz - Italy – 15’


Craniofacial growth in craniofacial synostosis: what must an orthodontist absolutely know
Maria Costanza Meazzini - Italy – 20’


Cranial surgery
Carlo Giussani, Fabio Mazzoleni - Italy – 15’


Monobloc versus Cranioplasty and Le Fort III osteotomy: considerations
David Dunaway - UK – 15’




Le Fort III osteotomy, distraction and traditional: results and long term follow up
Fabio Mazzoleni, Mattia Moretti -  Italy – 25’


Orthodontics in craniofacial-synostoses: lessons to be learned

Keiji Moriyama - Japan – 20’


Orthodontics in craniofacial-synostoses: what not to do…and why

Maria Costanza Meazzini - Italy – 20’


Orthognathic surgery in craniofacial synostosis: planning and long- term results

Fabio Mazzoleni, Giorgio Novelli - Italy – 25’