IHS-GPAC was formed to unify patient advocacies around the world and leverage collective resources to drive meaningful change in migraine patient care. Ultimately, IHS-GPAC aims to reach health care providers, policymakers, people living with migraine and those around them to drive recognition of the impact of migraine on the individual and society.

Our Vision

Create a world where migraine is understood and optimally managed

Our Mission

Help implement optimal standards of migraine care and raise awareness of its impact on the individual and society

IHS-GPAC Executive Committee

David Dodick, MD (IHS-GPAC – Chair, Mayo Clinic, USA)

Cristina Tassorelli, MD (IHS – President Elect, Neurological Institute C Mondino Foundation, Italy)

Mario F. P. Peres, MD, PhD (IHS – Board Member and Chair, Membership Committee, Sao Paulo Headache Center, Brazil)

Henrik Winther Schytz, MD, PhD (IHS – Board Member and Chair, Education Committee, Danish Headache Center, Glostrup, Denmark)

Christine Lay, MD (AMF – Vice Chair and AHS – Board, University of Toronto, Canada)

Larry Newman, MD (AMF – Chair and AHS – Past President, NYU Langone, USA)

Fumihiko Sakai, MD (IHS – Past President, Saitama International Headache Center, Japan)

Olivia Begasse de Dhaem, MD (Clinician – Hartford HealthCare, USA)

Pablo Irimia Sieira (Clinician – Universidad de Navarra, Spain)

Nim Lalvani (IHS-GPAC – Executive Committee/Patient Advocate, USA)

Heather Phillips (IHS-GPAC – Executive Committee/Patient Advocate and AMF – Staff, USA)

Audrey Craven (IHS-GPAC – Executive Committee/Patient Advocate, Ireland)

Deborah Henscheid Lorenz (IHS-GPAC – Executive Committee/Patient Advocate and AMF – Board Secretary, USA)

Rachel Koh (IHS-GPAC – Executive Committee/Patient Advocate and AMF – Board Member, USA)

Our Coalition Members

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