Marina Mordenti, MSc, PhD

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Marina Mordenti, MSc, PhD
Biotechnologist Rare skeletal disorders

Personal information - Education and work experience

Biotechnologist, PhD

Healthcare Researcher

  • 2002: Master Degree in Veterinary Biotechnology at the University of Bologna
  • 2006: PhD at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna
  • 2011: Master Degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Bologna.

2012: National qualification as Biologist.

  • From 2020: Researcher at the Department of Rare Skeletal Disorders and CLIBI Laboratory, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute. Registry Manager and expert on biomedical data capturing and management; Research Representative at the IOR Privacy Group
  • 2010-20: Researcher at Medical Genetics Department and CLIBI Laboratory, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute
  • 2004-10: Post-doctoral Fellow at the Medical Genetics Department, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute
  • 2008-10: Assistant Professor at the University of Bologna for the course "Bioinformatics for Medical Genetics"
  • 2003-07: PhD Student at the Medical Genetics Department, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute and University of Bologna
  • 2002-04: Research Fellow at the Medical Genetics Department, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute
  • 2001: Summer Student at the National Cancer Institute - NIH, Bethesda, MA (USA) supported by a grant from the University of Bologna.

Fluent English.

Very good knowledge on biomedical platforms and tools, on data harmonization and interoperability, on databases and software for the management and analysis of genetic data.

Good command on biomedical standards, ontologies and vocabularies.

Experience in modelling and management of biomedical IT platforms for data capturing with a particular attention on clinical, genetic and genealogical data in rare disease scenarios.

Good knowledge of digital photography and of image processing software (Adobe Photoshop CS series).

Assistant Professor in "Bioinformatics for Medical Genetics" at the University of Bologna.

Project activities
  • WP leader of the EuRR-Bone project (European Registry for Rare Bone and Mineral Conditions)
  • Staff Member of the projects "Tecnopolo", "SUPER: Supercomputing Unified Platform – Emilia-Romagna", "ERN BOND" (European Reference Network on Rare Bone Diseases), "CORBEL", Grant by the Del Monte Foundation 2019, "4FRAILTY – PON Sicilia"
  • Active Contributor to "EJP-RD" (European Joint Project on Rare Disease)
Research Activities
  • Natural history studies, genotype-phenotype correlations and epidemiological studies 
  • Contributor in the development and management of biomedical platform
  • Expert in biobanking and in sample data management 
  • Author of scientific publications 
  • Writing up of grant proposals for national and international projects 
  • Drafting of ELSI documents, Informed Consent, MTA. etc.
Honor and Awards
  • Computerworld Honors Program Laureate (Washington DC, USA, June 2010) for the BioMIMS project
  • Smarter Planet Leadership Series (Barcelona, November 2010) for "Pedigree Visualization and Analytics Platform" - BioMIMS project.

Disease Registry, Rare Skeletal Conditions, Natural History Study, Genotype-Phenotype Correlation, Data Management, Database, Biobanking, Privacy, Clinical and Molecular Genetics.

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