13th European Headache Congress

Migraine does not take lives but days from your life. Take them back!

Prof. Christian Lampl
Scientific Committee Member, Austria


Christian Lampl is Medical Director of the Ordensklinikum Linz, Hospital Barmherzige Schwestern, Director of the Headache Medical Center Linz and Chair of the Center of Integrative Medicine for Elderly. Prof. Lampl received his doctorate at the University of Innsbruck in 1990. Between 1998 and 2005 he was a senior physician at the neurological and psychiatric department at the general hospital in Linz. Prof. Lampl is current 1st Vice president of the EHF. Prof. Lampl is a fellow of five professional societies.

Dr. Lampl’s research is focused on: epidemiology and burden of headache (the Eurolight Project); tension-type headache; migraine aura as a possible risk factor for migraine headache; neuropathic pain and dementia with focus on elderly people. He has published numerous articles on headache and neuropathic pain. In addition, he has contributed to several book chapters.
Prof. Lampl is also an Ad Hoc reviewer for journals such as Cephalalgia, JHP, Headache, Clin J Pain, J Neurol and Eur J Neurology.

Conflict of interest:
C. Lampl serves on scientific advisory boards for Genzyme, Bayer Schering, Gruenenthal, Mundipharma, Novartis, Sanofi Aventis; has received funding for travel from Bayer Schering Pharma, Biogen Idec, Merck Serono, Novartis and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.; serves as a consultant to Bayer Schering Pharma, Biogen Idec; receives research support from Bayer Schering Pharma, Biogen Idec; has received personal compensation for consultations or lectures from Bayer HealthCare, Sanofi Aventis, Biogen Idec, Teva Pharmaceuticals, and has served on Scientific Advisory Boards for Bayer HealthCare, Merck Serono,, Teva Pharmaceuticals, and Biogen Idec.