13th European Headache Congress

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

Dr. Margarita Sanchez del Rio

MD

Dr. Margarita Sanchez del Rio

Day of Lecture

May 30th 17:30 - 17:40

Opening Ceremony

CSD in humans

 

Biographical details:



  • 1991 received MD from the University of Madrid
  • 1992- 95: Residency in Neurology. Fundación Jimenez Díaz University Hospital
  • January 1997-April 2000: Migraine Research Fellow. Stroke and Neurovascular Regulation. Department of Neurology. Massachusetts General Hospital. Harvard Medical School.
  • April- December 2000: Headache Clinical Fellow. Jefferson Headache Center. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Philadelphia. PA. USA.
  • January 2001-December 2002- Director of Headache Program. Neurology Department and Research Institute. Fundación Hospital Alcorcon. Juan Carlos I University. Madrid. Spain.
  • December 2002- 2018 Director of Headache Program. Neurology Department. Hospital Ruber Internacional. Madrid.
  • March 2018- Headache Unit. Neurology department. Clinica Universidad de Navarra. Madrid. 

 
AWARDS
 

  • 1997- International Headache Society/Glaxo Wellcome Research Fellowship to work on Functional MRI imaging during migraine attacks. Massachusetts General Hospital. Harvard Medical  School. Boston. MA.
  • 1998-99 AASH/Glaxo Wellcome Clinical Research Award to work on Functional MRI imaging in migraine. Massachusetts General Hospital. Harvard Medical  School. Boston. MA.
  • 2000 AASH/Merck US Human Clinical Fellowship Stipend. Jefferson Headache Center at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
  • 2000-2003 P.P.A. Humphrey IHS-GlaxoSmithKline Research Fellowship 2000. For Headache Research in Spain.
  • 2003- Best oral presentation “ Activación subcortical en cefaleas paroxísticas: SUNCT y neuralgia pura V-1”. Sociedad Española de Neurologia.
  • 2003/2004- Rafael Hervada Award for biomedial research:: Functional MRI in migraine: imaging photophobia.
  • 2011: Scientific award in Headaches. Sociedad Española de Neurología.

 
Publications


More than 60 original publications in international journals about migraine pathophysiology, and other headache disorders.