Editor in Chief (Founding)
- Paolo Martelletti, Rome
- Arne May, Hamburg
- Timothy J. Steiner, Trondheim
EFIC-EHF-LTB Joint Campaign against Headache
The EFIC has created a task force on headache, aiming to face through the European Joint Campaign against Headache the problems connected to the shared research, the multidisciplinary treatment of borderline forms and the shared education.
The Joint Campaign against Headache is promoted by EFIC, EHF and LTB through the action of Task Force on Headache and seeks to increase the value of headache global impact, research and education. For further information on this initiative, please visit the homepage of the Joint Campaign against Headache.
9th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy)
The 9th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology is a comprehensive congress fully devoted to clinical debates and controversial issues in a wide spectrum of neurological conditions. For further information, please visit: www.comtecmed.com/cony.
The Sapienza University of Rome has activated its 12th edition of the Master's Degree in Headache Medicine, for the Academic Year 2014-2015. Paolo Martelletti is the director of the Masters degree "Master in Headache Medicine" at Sapienza University of Rome. Find out more.
Editor's quote 2015
“The Journal of Headache and Pain policy keeps on following the line of innovation and continuity. Within the first semester of 2015 the submission of manuscripts competing for the 17th Edition of the Enrico Greppi Award will be systematized, thus creating the first topic for Open Thematic Series.
“A second Open Thematic Series, dedicated to Cluster Headache and Rare Headaches, will follow in the second semester of 2015. This group of headaches will be strongly focused since it has been overlooked in the past decade. The evident paralleled dichotomy between gender shift and lifestyle changes from one side, pain vehemence and the harmful invasive attempts from the other renders these headaches a unique ground worth to be re-evaluated.
“The Lead Guest Editor of these two maiden Open Thematic Series will be the President of the Society owning the Enrico Greppi Award for the first and the President of the European Headache Federation for the latter.
“I warmly welcome proposals for future Open Thematic Series.”
Sapienza University of Rome
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Aims & scope
The Journal of Headache and Pain is specifically dedicated to researchers involved in all aspects of headache and related pain, including theory, methodology, clinical practice and care. The journal's scope is broad, reflecting the wide application of scientific advances to every branch of headache and related pain management. Within a multidisciplinary perspective, the Journal covers headache and related pain syndromes in the following fields: genetics, neurology, internal medicine, clinical pharmacology, child neuropediatrics, anesthesiology, rheumatology, otology, dentistry, neurotraumatology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, pain management, and addiction.
The archival content of The Journal of Headache and Pain can be located at http://link.springer.com/journal/10194.
Editor in Chief (Founding)
Paolo Martelletti, MD,
Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine
Sapienza University of Rome
Via di Grottarossa 1035
I-00189 Rome, Italy
Assistant to the Editor: Valerio De Angelis
The Greppi Award 2015
The Italian Society for the Study of Headaches (SISC) announces the competition of the Enrico Greppi Award 2015. The award will be granted to the best unpublished original paper dealing with clinical, epidemiological, genetic, pathophysiological or therapeutic aspects of headache. The prize amounts to €10,000 and is open to researchers of all nationalities. The papers must be submitted in accordance with the editorial instructions of The Journal of Headache and Pain. The 2015 Award is endorsed by the European Pain Federation (EFIC®) and the European Headache Federation (EHF). The winner will be invited to present the paper at the 9th Congress of the European Pain Federation EFIC®, to be held in Vienna on 2-5 September 2015. View more
Enrico Greppi (1896 - 1969)
Rules for The Greppi Award 2015
Please find the rules for The Greppi Award 2015 here.
The Enrico Greppi Award 2014
The Greppi Award 2014 has been assigned to Prof. Lynn Griffiths, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, for the study: Genetic association and gene expression studies suggest that genetic variants in the SYNE1 and TNF genes are related to menstrual migraine.
The winner presented the Enrico Greppi Award 2014 Lecture in Copenhagen during the recent 4th EHMTIC.
From left to right: Prof. Christian Lampl, Linz; Prof. Anne McGregor, London (Award co-recipient); Prof. Lynn Griffiths, Brisbane (Award winner); Prof. Paolo Martelletti, Rome).
Open Thematic Series
The Greppi Award 2015 Deadline for submissions: 31st May, 2015
Cluster headache and other rare headaches Opens for submissions: 1st June, 2015 Deadline for submissions: 31st December, 2015
Volume 15 Suppl 1 (18 September 2014)
Copenhagen, Denmark. 18-21 September 2014
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