IHS Board of Trustees

A Board of Directors, elected by IHS members every other year, and who are also the Trustees of the Charity, take responsibility for all the society’s activities and funds. The Trustees comprise the President, the President-Elect, the Past-President, up to six Elected Trustees, and up to three Appointed Trustees. The Board can also co-opt Trustees to ensure diverse representation.

Meet the Board

President

Cristina Tassorelli

Cristina Tassorelli

Institution:
Neurological Institute C Mondino Foundation, Pavia

Country:
Italy

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President-Elect

Rami Burstein

Rami Burstein

Institution:
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Country:
USA

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Honorary Secretary

Patricia Pozo-Rosich

Patricia Pozo-Rosich

Institution:
Vall d’Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona

Country:
Spain

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Honorary Treasurer

Fayyaz Ahmed

Fayyaz Ahmed

Institution:
Hull Royal Infirmary

Country:
UK

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Past-President

Messoud Ashina

Messoud Ashina

Institution:
Danish Headache Center, Rigshospitalet Glostrup, University of Copenhagen

Country:
Denmark

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Elected Trustees

Andrea Carmine Belin

Andrea Carmine Belin

Institution:
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

Country:
Sweden

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Gianluca Coppola

Gianluca Coppola

Institution:
Sapienza University of Rome

Country:
Italy

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Jan Hoffmann

Jan Hoffmann

Institution:
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King’s College London

Country:
UK

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Aynur Özge

Aynur Özge

Institution:
Mersin University School of Medicine

Country:
Turkey

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Co-opted Trustees

Augustina Charway-Felli

Augustina Charway-Felli

Institution:
37 Military Hospital, Accra

Country:
Ghana

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Min Kyung Chu

Min Kyung Chu

Institution:
Severance Hospital, Yonsei University, Seoul

Country:
Korea

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Maria Teresa Goicochea

Maria Teresa Goicochea

Institution:
Fleni, Buenos Aires

Country:
Argentina

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Amr Hassan

Amr Hassan

Institution:
Kasr Al Ainy Hospital, Cairo University

Country:
Egypt

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Teshamae Monteith

Teshamae Monteith

Institution:
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine

Country:
USA

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Ex-officio Trustees

Morris Levin

Morris Levin

Institution:
UCSF Headache Center, San Francisco

Country:
USA

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Arne May

Arne May

Institution:
Universitäts-Krankenhaus Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg

Country:
Germany

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Henrik Winther Schytz

Henrik Winther Schytz

Institution:
Danish Headache Center, Glostrup

Country:
Denmark

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