13th European Headache Congress

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

Dr. Klimentini E. Karageorgiou

MD, PhD

Dr. Klimentini E. Karageorgiou

Chair on June 1st 07.30 - 09.00

Teaching Course 5: MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC MIGRAINE AND MOH



Academic Qualifications


·         1984, PhD with Honors MD with Honors, University of Athens, Medical School, Greece

·         1974, Certification of specialty of Neurology and Psychiatry, Specialty Greek Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, Greece

·         1969, MD with Honors, University of Athens, Medical School

 
Current and Previous 4 Relevant Positions Including Academic Appointments

·         2013-present, Director, Iatriko Medical Center of Athens, Neurology Department, Greece

·         1987-2012, Director, Athens General Hospital “G.Gennimata”, Neurology Department, Greece

·         1985-1987, Senior Attending Neurologist, Athens General Hospital “G.Gennimata”, Neurology Department, Greece

·         1975-1985, Attending Neurologist, Athens General Hospital “Evangelismos”, Neurology Department, Greece


 Brief Summary of Relevant Clinical Research Experience

1.       Efficacy and Safety Intrathecal and Intravenous Injection of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in patients with MS and ALS

2.       Comparative Study of Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials in neurological diseases: Epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, MS

3.       Thrombolysis: the treatment in acute stroke – SITS-MOST project since 2000

4.       Psychiatric symptoms and behavior disorders in patients with Dementia: registry of the date of the memory disorders and dementia clinic of Athens                             General Hospital “G.Gennimata” 1995-2012

5.       Study of IVIG treatment during Pregnancy in MS patients

6.       Transcranial Doppler Sonography (TDS) evaluation Headache sufferers at different moments during attack

7.       Study of the Ictal migrainous  features of elementary visual hallucinations in Occipital Epilepsy

8.       Participation in International Multicenter Double Blind Controlled Studies , such as ECASS-III, PERFORM, MATCH, SPARCL, AFFIRM, CLARITY, BEYOND, TOWER, TENERE, REFLEX, CONFIRM, DEFINE, FREED, OMS