Associate Professor of Neurology
Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Headache Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Stephanie J. Nahas, MD, MSEd, FAHS, FAAN, Associate Professor of Neurology
Stephanie Nahas achieved her undergraduate degree in biology (cum laude) at Harvard in 1995. She then went to Rush Medical College where, after a brief detour to obtain a Masters degree in instructional technology from the University of Southern California in 1998, she earned her MD in 2001. She completed internship at Rush followed by neurology residency then fellowship in headache medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. In January 2007, after 1.5 years of fellowship training, she joined faculty and became the Fellowship Program Director at the Headache Center of Thomas Jefferson University. She is a dedicated advocate for the field, having attended al but one Headache on the Hill events with the Alliance for Headache Disorders Advocacy (AHDA) in Washington, DC since 2007, and has served on the AHDA Board of Directors since 2018 (Vice President February 2018 – November 2019, Interim President November 2019 – February 2020, Member at Large February 2020 – present). Dr. Nahas serves as Section Editor for Current Pain and Headache Reports, is former Co-Chair of and current Senior Advisor to the “First Contact: Headache Education in Primary Care” Committee of the American Headache Society, and also serves on the Education Committee and Scottsdale Program Committee for the American Headache Society.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM ET