Program Committee


The Annual Scientific Meeting is designed for physicians, psychologists, scientists, researchers, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health professionals involved in the care of patients with head, neck, and orofacial pain.

AHS has dedicated over 60 years to leading and serving the headache community.

THE AMERICAN HEADACHE SOCIETY’S® ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING continues to be the premiere venue for the dissemination of the latest and most up-to-date research and scientific advances underlying the practice of Headache Medicine.


The American Headache Society® wishes to take steps to ensure that no individual with disability is excluded, denied services, segregated, or otherwise treated differently than other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, or any assistance in registering for this symposium, please contact AHS Headquarters at 856-423-0043, write to us at AHS, 19 Mantua Road, Mt. Royal, NJ, 08061, or email AHSHQ@talley.com.

Scientific Program Committee

Scientific Program Committee


Amynah Pradhan, PhD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Committee Members

Jessica Ailani, MD, FAHS
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia
Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Mark J. Burish, MD, PhD
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, Texas
Todd J. Schwedt, MD, MSCI, FAHS
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona
Catherine D. Chong, PhD, FAHS
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona
Elizabeth Seng, PhD, FAHS
Yeshiva University/Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, New York
Gregory Dussor, PhD
University of Texas at Dallas
Dallas, Texas
Christina L. Szperka, MD, FAHS
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Registration will open in February 2022. Please check back for additional information.