13th European Headache Congress

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

Prof. Messoud Ashina


Day of Lecture

June 1st 10:30 - 11:00


Human Evidence and Preliminary Clinical Data


Messoud Ashina is Professor of Neurology in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. He is also Director of the Human Migraine Research Unit at the Danish Headache Center and Department of Neurology, Rigshospitalet Glostrup.

Professor Ashina has been actively involved in headache research since 1995. His research interests include experimental migraine and cluster headache models, functional neuroimaging, novel antimigraine drug targets, mechanism of migraine and action of antimigraine medications. He has authored over 400 papers, abstracts and book chapters on the topic of headache, including migraine.

Messoud Ashina serves as associated editor of Cephalalgia, co-editor of the Journal of Headache and Pain. Professor Ashina is President-elect of the International Headache Society and General Secretary of the European Headache Federation.