Silvia Stefanelli is the founder and co-owner of the Stefanelli & Stefanelli Law Firm and a lawyer authorised to practise before the Court of Cassation. An expert in health law, particularly in the field of digital health, medical devices, health advertising, authorizations and accreditations, she is involved in many innovative projects related to health and to the use of new technologies (such as apps and medical device software).
Silvia Stefanelli has developed a solid experience in the privacy and data protection field over the years. In 2016 she obtained the title of "Privacy Officer and Privacy Consultant" and in 2017 the certificate "Course on European Data Protection Law" issued by the Academy of European Law in Brussels.
She teaches digital health in the Masters of Il Sole 24 Ore Sanità, holds courses for Italian training institutions including IQVIA, and collaborates with the CIRSFID Interdisciplinary Center of the University of Bologna.
Since 2005 she is a registered journalist at the Association of Journalists of Bologna. She collaborates with trade magazines, including Il Sole 24 Ore Sanità and Quotidiano Sanità, and is the author of publications and contributions on collective volumes.
She is also a member of the Scientific Committee of the Melchiorre Gioia Medical Juridical Association.