1. Arizona


  1. Neurology


  1. Fellow Headache Fellowship, Neurology, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. Resident - Neurology New York University
  3. Internship - Internal Medicine Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, Phoenix
  4. MD - Medicine University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
  5. BS - Molecular and Cellular Biology University of Arizona, Tucson


  1. American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Primary Appointment

  1. Neurology

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Neurology

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Electronic Media Committee, American Headache Society, 2010-present
  • US Human Health Scholarship Award, American Headache Society/Merck, 2007


  • Headache physiology and pathogenesis
  • New and emerging acute and prophylactic treatments for migraine
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Post traumatic headache in military personnel
  • Community outreach and education on headache and stroke
  • Acute stroke care and management


See my publications


See a description of research activities.