Messoud Ashina M.D., Ph.D.
David W. Dodick, M.D., FRCP, FACP
Peter Goadsby, M.B., Ph.D.
Richard Lipton, M.D.
Dr. Lipton is currently a Professor of Neurology, Epidemiology and Social Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, N.Y. He is a staff neurologist at the Montefiore Headache Unit and an attending physician at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, N.Y. He is also Chief Science Officer of IMR, the clinical and outcomes research division of Advance PCS in Stamford, CT.
Dr. Lipton has published over 300 original articles and reviews in the fields of headache, neuroepidemiology and health services research. He is a two-time winner of the Harold Wolff Award for excellence in headache research. He has co-authored or edited four books including the most recent edition of Wolff’s Headaches. He has served as the principle investigator on numerous studies in several therapeutic areas.
Dr. Lipton is a member of several professional societies such as the American Academy of Neurology and the American Neurological Association. He is the president of the American Headache Society and the treasurer of the International Headache Society. He is on the editorial boards of such journals as Neurology and Headache and he is an associate editor of Cephalgia.
Jes Olesen, M.D., Ph.D.
Stephen D. Silberstein, M.D.
Dr. Silberstein received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. After completing a fellowship in neurology at the National Hospital for Nervous Diseases in London, he served as a Pharmacology Research Associate in the Toxicology Laboratory of Clinical Science at the National Institutes of Mental Health, and completed a neurology residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Silberstein is the Senior Editor of Wolff’s Headache and Other Head Pain, Associate Editor of Cephalalgia and CNSDrugs, and a present or prior member of the Editorial Board of Headache; Cephalalgia; Acta Neurologica Scandinavica; Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry; and Topics in Pain Management. He is an ad hoc reviewer for many publications, including The New England Journal of Medicine; Brain, The Lancet, JAMA, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, Annals of Neurology, and Neurology.
Dr. Silberstein has more than 300 publications to his credit. He lectures extensively on the pathogenesis, neurobiology, diagnosis, and treatment of headache.