This program lasts for two academic years, during which students will acquire both theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The purpose of the master is to provide clinicians with necessary means for a correct diagnostic and operative approach to orthodontic cases. Students will be drawn into modern orthodontics from the diagnosis to the post orthodontic procedures and will have the chance to get in contact with the most modern techniques and technologies.
The official language of the Master will be English.
The Master main partners are: Istituto Stomatologico Toscano and Istituto Giuseppe Cozzani
Start Date: February 2023
Final Certification and Formative Credits:
All candidates who have completed the planned training and passed the final exam will receive a second level Master’s Degree in Orthodontics with the assignment of 120 credits (CFU)
The Master’s program lasts 24 months and includes a total time of 3.000 hours, divided into:
The attendance is mandatory for at least the 75% of the total hours of the Master.
For frontal lectures and seminars (unless otherwise communication) a commitment of 6 sessions of approximately 8 days is foreseen for the entire duration of the Master. The total hours of training will be scheduled in accordance with the host structure.
A minimum number of 10 students is required to activate the Master. Below the threshold of 10 UniCamillus can unilaterally decide not to activate the Master (with the return of any participation fees already paid)
The maximum number of students is 30
The Master has a theoretical-practical approach aimed at providing learning on the correct diagnosis, treatment plan and on the various orthodontic treatment techniques of growing patients (both in the prepubertal and adolescent phase), adults also with periodontal problems. The courses carried out within the Istituto Giuseppe Cozzani aim to provide basic theoretical and methodological knowledge and consist of lectures and practical laboratory activities
The Master’s program includes the following teaching modules:
MODULE 1(5 CFU): DIAGNOSIS and TREATMENT PLAN
MODULE 2 (8 CFU): ORTHODONTIC TECHNIQUES 1
MODULE 3(4 CFU):ORTHODONTIC TECHNIQUES 2
MODULE 4(1 CFU):ORTHODONTIC RECORDS
MODULE 5(1 CFU): ORTHODONTICS and PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
MODULE 6 (1CFU): GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT
MODULE 7 (2 CFU): ORTHODONTIC EARLY TREATMENT
MODULE 8 (1 CFU): 3D TECHNOLOGIES
MODULE 9 (1 CFU): HEAD and NECK ANATHOMY
MODULE 10 (3 CFU): ORTHODONTIC TECHNIQUES 3
MODULE 11 (2 CFU): ORTHOGNATIC SURGERY
MODULE 12 (2 CFU): ORTHODONTIC TECHNIQUES 4
MODULE 13 (6 CFU): ORTHODONTIC SKELETAL ANCHORAGE
MODULE 14 (1 CFU): ORTHODONTIC LITERATURE
MODULE 15 (1 CFU): ORTHODONTIC BIOMATERIALS
MODULE 16 (2 CFU): OSAS and ORTHODONTICS
MODULE 17 (7 CFU): ADULT ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT
MODULE 18 (1 CFU): MANAGMENT of COMPLEX CASES
MODULE 19 (1 CFU): LINGUAL ORTHODONTICS
MODULE 20 (3 CFU): TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERS
MODULE 21 (2 CFU): ORTHODONTICS and PERIODONTICS
MODULE 22 (1 CFU): POST ORTHODONTIC PROCEDURES
MODULE 23 (1 CFU): ORTHODONTIC and PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY
MODULE 24 (3 CFU): ORTHODONTIC ALIGNERS
The Master Director is Mauro Cozzani(*).
Main speakers are:
Mauro Cozzani earned his degree in Dentistry summa cum laude at the Università degli Studi di Milano, and gained his specialization in orthodontics at Boston University, earning his Master of Science in Dentistry. At the Université de Borgogne in Dijon, France, he earned the Diplome Universitaire d’Orthodontie, at the Università degli Studi di Parma attended the “Corso di Perfezionamento in Ortodonzia Intercettiva” and at the Università degli Studi di Ferrara gained his European specialization in orthodontics.
He is member of several Orthodontic Associations, both Italian and foreign, among which: Società Italiana di Ortodonzia (SIDO, Cultural Advisor, 2000-01, President elected 2022), Associazione Italiana Specialisti Ortodonzia (ASIO, President 2005), EOS, AAO, and WFO. In addition, he is diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO), member of the European Board of Orthodontists (Examiner 2006-08, Chairman of the Examiners 2009-11 and President 2013-15) and of the Italian Board of Orthodontics (President 2006-07), active member of the Angle Society of Europe and of the Edward H Angle Society of Orthodontists (East component). He was founder and President (2007-08) of the Accademia Italiana di Ortodonzia.
Since 1985, more than 300 speeches, communications and courses in Europe, Africa, Asia, North (invited speaker at different AAO and Constituent Societies meetings) and South America, and more than 100 publications in scientific journals with and without editorial board (95 listed in Pubmed), coauthor of the book “Ortodonzia fissa in dentatura decidua e mista” 1992 and author of a chapter in 6 books from 1994 to 2016. He reviewed papers for Ortognatodonzia Italiana, Progress in Orthodontics, Korean Journal of Orthodontics, Orthodontic and Craniofacial research, Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, Angle Orthodontist, European Journal of Orthodontics, American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics; he served as “Associate Editor” for Progress in Orthodontics and he is now “Contributing Editor” of the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics.
Dr. Cozzani has been a “Professore a contratto” for the “Corso di Perfezionamento in Ortodonzia Pre e Post chirurgica” of Università di Parma during the academic years 1994-1995 / 1995 – 1996, at the “Scuola di Specializzazione in Ortodonzia” of Università di Ferrara (1999-2009) and at the “Scuola di Specializzazione in Ortodonzia” of Università di Cagliari 2010-2013 then he was appointed Professor of Orthodontics and Gnathology at the Università di Cagliari (2013-2016); from 2017 to 2018 was Professor of Orthodontics and Director Master in Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) United Campus of Malta (Malta), from 2017 to 2019 Visiting Professor Department of Orthodontics Alexandria University, Alexandria (Egypt) and since 2015 he is Adjunct Professor Center for Orthodontics Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA.
One of the following degree titles are requested to be admitted to the Master (or nearing completion by the deadline for enrollment in the Master)
Other candidates who can also apply:
The application must be submitted via the gomp student portal following instructions given in the GUIDE, by the date of 11/01/2023
In order to complete your application, you will need to provide the following documents, which will be attached to the portal during the procedure:
For candidates with qualifications equivalent/equivalent to those required:
Dichiarazione di Valore in Loco issued by the Italian Consular Authority of the country of study (accompanied by transcript of records + copy of the final diploma) or CIMEA Certificate of Comparability accompanied by CIMEA Certificate of Verification (by accessing the CIMEA platform) or Diploma Supplement (if it is a European qualification) issued by the University of origin and legalised at the Italian Embassy of the country of study. Students who submit incomplete documentation will be admitted with reservation and cannot complete their enrolment until all the required documentation has been submitted.
Conditional enrolment will not be accepted due to incomplete documentation or incorrect entry of data on the application form.
Following admission, candidates will have to follow the enrolment procedure following the indications provided in the appropriate guide, which will be sent by email together with the notification of admission to the Master’s course.
The participation fee is 13.000 euros per academic year, grand total of 26.000 euros to be paid in 5 intervals:
1) €5.200 + €50 duty stamps by 11/01/2023 (Together with the submission of the application for admission)
2) €5.200 by 11/05/2023
3) €5.200 by 11/09/2023
4) €5.200 by 11/01/2024
5) €5.200 by 11/04/2024
If the candidate does not make the payment within the time specified by UniCamillus he will lose the right to enroll / participate
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