Name: Ieva MAULINA
Country: Latvia
Degrees: PhD, M Orth RCSED, DD
Current job title: Orthodontist, Assistant at the Department of Orthodontics, Riga Stradins University
Institution: Cleft Lip and Palate Centre, Institute of Stomatology, Riga Stradins University
Short autobiography:

An orthodontist at the Cleft Lip and Palate Centre of Latvia and the Orthodontic Department of the Institute of Stomatology (Riga Stradins University). Also a teacher for undergraduate and postgraduate students at the Department of Orthodontics (Riga Stradins University). Ph.D. has done 2011 with the emphasis in cleft lip and palate.

Reason for joining: To participate in creation of partnerships among health care professionals with special interest in clefts, improving of cleft care.
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Treatment and rehabilitation of patients with cleft lip and palate. Cleft patient appearance in relation to psychosocial and public health issues in medical settings. The quality of life of the patients with cleft lip and palate.
COST Actions Outcomes:
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