13th European Headache Congress

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

Prof. Messoud Ashina
Scientific Committee Member, Denmark




·         1988 Azerbaijan State Medical Institute, MD

·         2000 University of Copenhagen, Ph.D.

·         2003 University of Copenhagen, DMSc

·         Promotor (supervisor) of current 9 PhD research programs

·         Promotor (supervisor) of completed 10 PhD & mentor of 1 post doc (DMSc) programs

Clinical trials:

Principal investigator of 4 ongoing Phase 2 and 3 trials

Professional Societies:

·         International Headache Society (President Elect) European Headache Federation (General Secretary) Danish Headache Society (President)

·         International Headache Society (past Trustee) Danish Neurological Society

·         International Association for the Study of Pain


Pathophysiology of Headaches. Messoud Ashina, Pierangelo Geppetti Editors. Springer volume (EHF Headache Series)

Current Journal Affiliations:

·         Co-Editor of the Journal of Headache and Pain & Associate Editor of Cephalalgia

·         Topic editor Current Opinion in Neurology (2007; 2012 & 2017): Headache section

·         Topic editor The Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism (2018): Neurovascular headaches

·         Topic editor The Journal of Headache and Pain (2018): PACAP

Reviewer of N Engl J Med; Lancet Neurology; PNAS; Brain; Neurology; NeuroImage; Human Brain Mapping; Pain; PLOS One; Eur J Neurology; Headache; Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology; Arthritis & Rheumatism.