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Aynur Özge

Aynur Özge

Institution:
Mersin University School of Medicine

Country:Turkey

Biography

Aynur Özge is Professor of Neurology, Algology and Clinical Neurophysiology at Mersin University School of Medicine in Turkey, an international lecturer, writer, and president of Global Migraine and Pain Summit together with MENA Organisation.

She is Co-Editor of three International books, two of them about childhood headaches and others about peripheral interventions in headache medicine.

Under the International Headache Society, of which she has been an active member since 2004, she has actively served in the Child and Adolescent and Classification committees. She was elected to serve as a board member at the Society for the 2019-2021 term.

Professor Özge has served as the Organizing Committee Chair of the 7th International Child-Adolescent Headache Congress held in Istanbul in 2008. She is the Organizing Committee Chair of the 4th MENA and 2nd Turkish-African Migraine-Pain Congress, which will be held in Antalya in 2020. She is the President of the Global Migraine Pain Summit, established in 2019 to raise social awareness about migraine and painful syndromes.

As of the end of 2019; she had edited three International Books, authored five International and 13 National Book Chapters, 113 International Articles, 29 National Articles, 75 İnternational Papers, 106 National Papers, 24 International Congress Speeches, >90 National Congress Speeches, Hundreds of Public Presentations and Articles.

Professor Özge's H index score, the International Criterion of Academianship, is 23. She is the author of two public information books which are on sale to benefit various NGOs.

Disclosures

Employment: Mersin University School of Medicine

Society Leadership/Board position: President–Global Migraine and Pain Society, Turkey, President–Mersin Alzheimer Society

Personal fees: Lecture honoraria–Novartis, Lilly, Abdi Ibrahim Ilac

Royalties/Licences: Springer book royalties

Relationship with scientific journals: Associate Editor–Frontiers in Neurology, Reviewer–Cephalalgia, Headache, Journal of Headache and Pain, Neurology, Neurological Sciences Neurophysiology