13th European Headache Congress

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

Prof. Volker Limmroth


Day of Lecture

May 30th 17:20 - 17:30

Opening Ceremony 

The c-fos model


Professional appointments:


2010 -  2013                  Chief Medical Officer, Cologne General Hospital, Cologne, Germany

2008 – 2010                  Chief Medical Officer (Deputy), Cologne General Hospital Professor of Neurology, University of Cologne

2006 - now                    Chairman, Department of Neurology, Cologne General Hospital,  University of Cologne

2004 – 2006                  Member, Ethic – committee, University of Essen

2002 – 2006                  Vice Chairman, Department of Neurology, Associate Professor of Neurology, University of Essen, Executive Board Member, European Headache Federation

2001 - 2004                   Coordinator, German Headache Consortium

1998 – 2006                  Head, Multiple Sclerosis Center, University Hospital Essen

1997 – 2006                  Head, Laboratory of neurochemistry and cerebral spinal fluid (CSF)

1996 - 1997                   Resident in psychiatry, University Hospital, University of Essen (Prof. M. Gastpar)

1993 - 1996                   Postdoctoral fellow in Neuroscience, Lab for neurovascular disease and stroke Neuroscience Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA (Prof. M.A. Moskowitz)

1990 - 1993                   Resident in Neurology, Department of Neurology, University Hospital, Essen Medical School, Germany (Prof. H.C. Diener