Navigation Links
Thomas E. Heftler Migraine Research Award
Date:5/17/2010

The American Headache Society® and the Migraine Research Foundation are pleased to announce that Anna Andreou, PhD, has been awarded the 2010 Thomas E. Heftler Migraine Research Award for her proposal, “Corticothalamic feedback and trigeminothalamic sensory processing during cortical spreading depression-relevance to migraine with aura.”

(PRWEB) May 17, 2010 -- The American Headache Society® and the Migraine Research Foundation are pleased to announce that Anna Andreou, PhD, has been awarded the 2010 Thomas E. Heftler Migraine Research Award for her proposal, “Corticothalamic feedback and trigeminothalamic sensory processing during cortical spreading depression-relevance to migraine with aura.”

Dr. Andreou is the second recipient of the Heftler award, which was created and funded by the Migraine Research Foundation in memory of Mr. Heftler who was a founding member of the MRF Board of Directors. The $10,000 award recognizes the most innovative research proposal in migraine by a neurology resident or headache medicine fellow in an accredited U.S. program.

Dr. Andreou will conduct her research at the Headache Group in the Department of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco. She will work in collaboration with Dr. Peter J. Goadsby, Professor of Neurology and Principal Investigator at the Headache Group. Dr. Andreou received her PhD from the Institute of Neurology at University College London,UK.

The Migraine Research Foundation is the only organization whose sole purpose is to raise funds for innovative scientific research to further the understanding of the causes and mechanisms of migraine, to develop improvements in treatment, and to find the cure.

The American Headache Society® is a professional organization comprised of physicians and other health care professionals dedicated to improving the care and lives of headache sufferers. AHS will administer the award and provide a forum for presenting the research results at the AHS Annual Scientific Meeting.

American Headache Society®   
19 Mantua Rd.   
Mount Royal, NJ 08061      
856-423-0043                     
www.AmericanHeadacheSociety.org

Migraine Research Foundation
300 East 75th Street, Suite 3K
New York, NY 10021
212-249-5402
www.migraineresearchfoundation.org

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/05/prweb4010544.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Life Coach and Author Thomas Finn's Highly Anticipated Book, 'A Better Tomorrow- Affirmations and Visualizations the Keys to Success,' Debuts June 15
2. Thomas E. Mower Makes Generous Donations To Primary Children's Medical Center
3. Thomas E. Mower And Karl Malone Instrumental To Success Of Sportsmen For Fish And Wildlife Organization
4. Leading Orthopaedic Surgeon and Regenerative Medical Authority Dr. Thomas A. Einhorn Advances Adult Stem Cell Therapy To Eliminate Hip Replacement Surgery
5. Thomas J. Kent Jr. FDP Capital, LLC Chairman and Former NFL Player Jack Brewer Join Forces
6. Jenesse Salutes Husband and Wife Team, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Avis Ridley-Thomas as 2010 Silver Rose Honorees
7. Dr. Hunter Handsfield wins prestigious Thomas Parran Award
8. Thomas E. Mower Meets With Dalai Lama; Receives Prestigious Champion Award from Whole Child International
9. Thomas Pharmaceuticals, Ltd to Merge with Global Medical Equipment of AZ
10. Saint Thomas Hospital Ranked Top Five Percent in Nation for the Second Consecutive Year According to Quality Study
11. Leading Orthopaedic Surgeon Thomas A. Einhorn Offers Breakthrough Non-Embryonic Stem Cell Surgery to Reverse Early Necrosis of the Hip
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... , ... Tuesday, May 24, Women's Excellence in Wellness, powered by Movestrong will ... Oils, taught by Patti Dolan, RYT, a Young Living Gold Member. The class ... - 7:15pm followed by a small intro to the Oils that can benefit the ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , ... May 24, 2016 , ... In light of ... aware of the potential of contaminated well water throughout the Houston area. , Heavy ... with well water that’s exposed to contaminants. Residents may not even be aware of ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... "ProText Layouts Vol. 3 ... Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProText Layouts Vol. 3 is a ... Cut Pro X . With ProText Layouts, video editors can create an lively typography ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , ... May 24, 2016 , ... After graduating from ... spent the next decade in hospitals, on medication, living on Social Security disability and ... the Illness and How I Beat It!” (published by Balboa Press), Alexander shares how ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... highly anticipated, web-based software module. The cutting-edge feature provides end users with ... with Izenda’s self-service business intelligence solution and its analytics engine. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/20/2016)... NEW YORK , May 20, 2016 ... yet many veteran investors believe that the industry is ... this space, and today ActiveWallSt.com featured the following four ... Athersys Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHX ), Aralez Pharmaceuticals ... Inc. (NASDAQ: INFI ). Sign up for ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... Calif. , May 19, 2016  According ... thirds of the world lacks basic diagnostic imaging. ... in the United States , ... to such technology. In fact, the WHO reports ... risk of avoidable or treatable death, simply due ...
(Date:5/19/2016)... 19, 2016 A new report ... Market -Opportunities and Forecasts, 2015 -2022, projects that the ... 2022, registering a CAGR of 5.1% from 2015 to ... be the highest revenue-generating segment throughout the forecast period. ... one-third of the market share in 2015, and is ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: