Marconi Stefania




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Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Architettura – Sezione Strutture e Materiali
Via Ferrata, 3 – 27100 Pavia

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Orari ricevimento:

Corsi a.a. 2021-2022:

  • Biomeccanica e simulazione di dispositivi biomedici
  • Modellazione virtuale e stampa tridimensionale

Corsi a.a. 2020-2021:

  • Biomeccanica e simulazione di dispositivi biomedici
  • Prototipazione biomedicale e industriale

Curriculum vitae

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  • Since 2019 Assistant Professor (RTD-A), University of Pavia;
  • Research Fellow at Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia (2018);
  • Postdoc at the University of Pavia, Italy (2015-2018).;
  • Ph.D. in Experimental Surgery and Microsurgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pavia (2015);
  • Bachelor degree (2009) and Master of Science (2011) in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Pavia;
  • Research visits: Karolinska Institutet Stockholm (2014);
  • 50 publications, 9 H-index, 372 citations, 322 citations excluding self-citations (Scopus data).

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ORCID:  0000-0003-4608-6180


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Member of the Technological Committee of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgery

Ruoli editoriali:

  • Guest Editor for International Journal of Artificial Organs (Volume 42, Issue 10)
  • Reviewer Editor for Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology
  • Reviewer of scientific peer-review journals as:
    Surgical Endoscopy, Annals of Translational Medicine, Journal of 3D Printing in Medicine, Multimodal Technologies and Interactions, SAGE Open Medical Reports, Scientific Reports.

Premi, Awards, Fellowships:

  • 2017: Best bio-model Award, for the work “A new method for the preoperative planning in Bonebridge implant surgery based on 3D printing technology”. 1° Congresso IDBN (Italian Digital Biomanufacturing Network), Bologna, Italy;
  • 2016: Galileo Galilei Award, for a work on innovative diagnostic and/or therapeutic in otology, audiology or vestibology, for the work “Dalla TC alla stampante 3D: un metodo innovativo per la pianificazione chirurgica del Bonebridge”. Authors: Canzi P, Manfrin M, Marconi S, Magnetto M, Aprile F, Carelli C, Quaglieri S, Simoncelli A, Auricchio F, Beltrame M, Benazzo M. Otology 3.0, Padova, Italy;
  • 2014: Best Project Work Award within the project “INNO-TAL Talenti per l’innovazione globale e la professionalizzazione”, Bando Fondazione Cariplo.

Research grants:

  • 2019–22:“Patient-Specific 3D-Printing-Based Simulation Platform for Live-Donor Robotic Nephrectomy and Transplantation”. Ricerca Corrente, Policlinico San Matteo(Unit Member);
  • 2016–18: “New Materials and Technologies for Stereo lithography 3D printing”, Regione Lombardia and INSTM(Unit Member);
  • 2016–20: “Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: development of a new communication platform between radiologists, surgeons and pathologists based on virtual and 3D printed reconstructions of the pancreas and the tumor mass”. Ricerca Finalizzata(Unit Member);
  • 2016: “Fab@Hospital for bone plate fabrication and patient anatomy reconstruction using rapid prototyping technologies”,CNR (Unit Leader);
  • 2014–16: “Bringing cardiovascular virtual reality to clinical bedside practice through cloud platform: implementation of a US excellence paradigm into Lombardia SSR”(Unit Member);
  • 2014–15: “Hospital Factory for Manufacturing Customized, Patient Specific 3D Anatomo-Functional Model and Prostheses”,CNR(Unit Leader)

Coordinamento/attività organizzate:

  • 2019: Chair of the session “What’s new in robotic surgery and already available on the market?” of 27th International congress of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgery (EAES), Sevilla, Spain;
  • 2018: Co-organizer of “3D Printing and Biomechanics” 2° Congresso IDBN – Italian Digital Biomanufacturing Network, III Thematic Conference European Society of Biomechanics-ITA;
  • 2017: Session organizer and co-chair of the session “Additive Manufacturing: innovative materials and applications” within International Microwave Workshop Series on Advanced Materials and Processes (IMWS-AMP), Pavia, Italy.

Research bids:

  • 2020: “TroCare: A Smoke-Free-laparoscopy trocar system for all instruments”, EAES Covid 19 Research grant proposal (submitted – Unit PI);
  • 2020: “TroCare: a new trocar/cannula system that guarantees a smoke-free and gas-tight surgical procedures with alla laparoscopic procedures”, FISR MIUR (submitted – Unit PI)

Collaborazioni esterne:

  • Consulting activity for “Associazione Italiana Ingegneria Clinica” (AIIC) for the development of guidelines for the set-up of clinical 3D printing laboratories.
  • Consulting activities related to the production of components by means of additive manufacturing technologies, including the design and/or the reconstruction from medical images of patient-specific anatomies. The consulting activity is run through the 3D printing laboratories “3D4Med”, “Protolab” and “3DMetal”
  • 2020: Accenture, DLR German Aerospace
  • 2019: Cameron Italy S.r.l. – a Schlumberger company, Cube S.r.l.
  • 2018: Sidam S.r.l. Fu.Tech S.r.l., IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Graftonica S.r.l.
  • 2017: Julight S.r.l., Genova Hospital
  • 2016: Biotronik AG, Museo della Scienza e della Tecnica, Pavia, Cardiocentro Ticino, Kardia S.r.l., Istituto Veterinario di Novara, Tenova S.p.A., Versalis S.p.a.
  • 2015: BQuadro Congressi – Otolaryngology Division of San Matteo Hospital
  • 2014: I.R.C.C.S Policlinico San Donato, Thermo Glass Door S.p.A

Invited talks & Keynotes:

  • 2020: “Pre-operative simulation for difficult cases”, Winter Meeting of EAES International congress, Kraków, Poland
  • 2019: “Value of 3D printing for the comprehension of surgical anatomy”, session “Surgical Endoscopy festival (selection of most cited topics)” EAES International congress, Sevilla, Spain
  • 2019: “The future of 3D Printing in Medicine”, Congresso Nazionale SPIGC, Genova, Italy
  • 2018: “Tecnologie Additive: la stampa 3D al servizio della medicina”, Convegno Nazionale AIIC, Roma, Italy
  • 2017: “Value of 3D printing for the comprehension of surgical anatomy”, SiveC, Siena, Italy
  • 2017: “Benchmark compliant models for in-vitro testing and fluid-dynamics studies applied to cerebro-vascular diseases”, ISNVD Scientific Meeting, Taormina, Italy
  • 2016: “Plastic materials in 3D printing: surgical planning and clinical application”, ChinaPlas 2016, Shanghai, China
  • 2015: “3D printed anatomical models for surgical planning, especially for abdominal surgery”, ChinaPlas 2015, Guangzhou, China

Impact case studies/Key research (in ottica VQR):

Pubblicazioni per VQR:

  • Di Buduo CA, Soprano PM, Tozzi L, Marconi S, Auricchio F, Kaplan DL, Balduini A, “Modular flow chamber for engineering bone marrow architecture and function”, Biomaterials, 146:60-71 (2017) (postprint)
  • Alaimo G, Marconi S, Costato L, Auricchio F, “Influence of meso-structure and chemical composition on FDM 3D-printed parts”, Composites Part B: Engineering, 113: 371-380 (2017) (postprint)
  • Marconi S, Pugliese L, Botti M, Peri A, Cavazzi E, Auricchio F, Pietrabissa A, “Value of 3D-printing for the comprehension of surgical anatomy”, Surgical Endoscopy, 1-9 (2017) (postprint)
  • Auricchio F, Marconi S, “3D Printing: Clinical applications in orthopedics and traumatology”, EFORT Open Reviews, 1(5):121–127 (2016) (postprint)
  • Pietrabissa A, Marconi S, Peri A, Pugliese L, Cavazzi E, Vinci A, Botti M and Auricchio F, “From CT scanning to 3-D printing technology for the preoperative planning in laparoscopic splenectomy”, Surgical Endoscopy, 30(1): 366-371 (2016) (postprint)
  • Nauta FJH, de Beaufort HWL, Conti M, Marconi S, Kamman AV, Ferrara A, van Herwaarden JA, Moll FL, Auricchio F, Trimarchi S, “Impact of thoracic endovascular aortic repair on radial strain in an ex vivo porcine model”, European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery, 51(4): 783-789 (2017) (postprint)

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