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Maria Teresa Goicochea

Maria Teresa Goicochea

Institution: Fleni, Buenos Aires
Country: Argentina


Maria Teresa Goicochea MD is a Latin America clinical Neurologist. She is in charge of the Headache Clinic at Fleni ( Fundación para la lucha contra enfermedades neurológicas de la infancia) and member of ethics committee in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

She was awarded her degree by Universidad Católica in Córdoba and completed her residency in neurology in Fleni. Dr.Goicochea began her training in headaches under the mentoring of Dr. Jorge Leston.

Dr Goicochea has been actively involved in the working group in headache for the Sociedad Neurológica Argentina.

Her research interests include medication overuse headache, occipital neuralgia, migraine and artificial intelligence in headache among others

She promotes medical education for neurologists and physicians in the headache field for the Latam region.



Employment: Fleni

Society Leadership/Board position: Executive Committee Argentinean Neurology Society

Membership of professional bodies: Headache Group of Argentinean Neurological Society

Personal fees: Honoraria for speaker and consultancy-Novartis

Research support: through institution

Advisory Board: Teva, Novartis

Clinical trials involvement: PI for Novartis and other non-industry trials

Relationship with scientific journals: Reviewer-Cephalalgia Reports, Journal of Headache and Pain, Neurology Perspectives