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Peter J Goadsby - Professor of Neurology, Headache Group, King’s College Hospital, London

Peter J Goadsby

Professor of Neurology, Headache Group, King’s College Hospital, London

Professor Goadsby specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of headache disorders, including migraines and cluster headache and other forms of chronic daily headaches and has authored 400+ peer reviewed publications.

He is an Honorary Consultant Neurologist at the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond St, London, and in the Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco. He is currently Chair of the British Association for the Study of Headache.

400+ peer reviewed publications. He is an Honorary Consultant Neurologist at the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond St, London, and in the Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco. He is currently Chair of the British Association for the Study of Headache.

Stephen D Silberstein, MD - Professor of Neurology and Director, Jefferson Headache Center, Thomas Jefferson University

Stephen D Silberstein, MD

Professor of Neurology and Director, Jefferson Headache Center, Thomas Jefferson University

Dr. Silberstein lectures extensively on the pathogenesis, neurobiology, diagnosis, and treatment of headache. He has published 300+ peer reviewed articles and is the Senior Editor of the 8th edition of Wolff's Headache and Other Head Pain.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Neurology, and the American Headache Society. He has served the American Headache Society as President, Treasurer, and Board of Directors member. He has served on the Publications, Scientific, and Education Committees of the American Headache Society and was Co-chairman of the Annual Scientific Meeting. Dr Silberstein is an active member of the American Academy of Neurology and is Co-director of the national and international Headache Guideline Project, in cooperation with the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research. He was the Chairman of the International Headache Society meeting in Philadelphia in 2009. He is Chairman of the headache research group of the World Federation of Neurology.

Awards and honors include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2014, 2013,2012,2011,2010.

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Richard Lipton (Albert Einstein College of Medicine) discusses his recently published article, with co-authors Merle Diamond and Stewart Tepper, entitled: Expert Perspectives—Migraine Prevention for Highly Impacted Patients. In this review, they discuss the burden of migraine, barriers to the...
Prof. Peter Goadsby talks to us about premonitory-like symptomatology in migraine, the focus of his article recently published in European Neurological Review. View his article here. Speaker disclosures: nothing to disclose in relation to this video interview. Filmed at the 3rd Congress of...
Prof. Stefan Evers discusses the unmet needs and latest developments in the treatment of headache/migraine. Speaker disclosures: nothing to disclose in relation to this video interview. Filmed at the 3rd Congress of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN), Amsterdam, June 2017.

Headache INSIGHTS

The touchNEUROLOGY website provides a selection of resources to inform clinicians and patients about the latest developments in the field. The following are quick, non peer-reviewed, opinion-based updates addressing current trends and opinion on the most recent advances in the area of neurology:

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Recent developments in the prevention and treatment of migraine

Katrina Mountfort, Freelance Medical Writer for Touch Medical Media, UK