David W. Dodick, M.D.

  1. Sports Medicine Specialist
  2. Neurologist

Departments

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Concussion
  2. Headache NOS
  3. Stroke
  • Basic mechanisms and pathogenesis of chronic headache
  • Investigation of new treatments for chronic headache
  • Neurology education
  • Stroke risk factor modification
  1. 1996
    Fellow - Headache and CerebrovascularSunnybrook Health Science Center, North York, Ontario, Canada
  2. 1994
    Resident - NeurologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 1991
    Internship - Internal MedicineMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1990
    MD - Honors Degree: Science Major: Microbiology Minor: ChemistryDalhousie University
  5. 1986
    MS - Honors Degree: Science Major: Microbiology Minor: ChemistryDalhousie University
  6. 1985
    BS - ScienceDalhousie University

Certifications

  1. 2005
    Vascular NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  2. 1996
    NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  3. 1994
    NeurologyRoyal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Distinguished Lifetime Service AwardInternational Headache Society 2019
  2. 2019
    Distinguished Investigator of the YearMayo Clinic
  3. 2019
    CNS Richard Keynote LecturerCanadian Neurological Sciences Federation
  4. 2018
    Distinguished Lifetime Service AwardAmerican Headache Society
  5. 2017
    Appointed Co-ChairAnnual Concussion Conference, American Academy of Neurology
  6. 2017
    Elected as PresidentInternational Headache Society
  7. 2017
    Appointed as ChairGlobal Patient Advocacy Coalition (IHS-GPAC), International Headache Society
  8. 2015
    Top Faculty Member AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Department of Education Administration
  9. 2015
    Appointed as ChairConcussion Conference Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  10. 2015
    Elected as President-ElectInternational Headache Society
  11. 2014
    Appointed Co-ChairInternational Headache Academy
  12. 2013
    2013 Top Faculty Member AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development
  13. 2012
    John Graham Clinician's Award for Achievement and Leadership in Headache MedicineAmerican Headache Society
  14. 2012
    Sportsmen of the Year AwardArizona Medical Association
  15. 2012
    Alumnus of the YearDalhousie University
  16. 2012
    Global Year Against Pain Special LecturerAmerican Pain Society
  17. 2011
    Keith A. Kelly, M.D. Distinguished Mayo EducatorMayo Clinic in Arizona
  18. 2010
    Elected as PresidentAmerican Headache Society
  19. 2009
    Teacher of the Year for ResearchMayo Clinic Resident and Fellows Association
  20. 2009
    Appointed as Scientific Program Director8th International Headache Congress
  21. 2009
    Richard L. and Mary Masland Keynote LecturerWorld Congress of Neurology
  22. 2008
    Teacher of the YearNeurology Residency Program, Department of Neurology
  23. 2008
    Elected as President-ElectAmerican Headache Society
  24. 2006
    Elected as TreasurerAmerican Headache Society
  25. 2005
    Outstanding Faculty Award 2005Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  26. 2005
    Elected as Councilor of Headache and Facial Pain SectionAmerican Academy of Neurology
  27. 2005
    Appointed to the Headache Medicine Examination CommitteeUnited Council for Neurologic Subspecialties
  28. 2004
    Appointed to Adult Recertification CommitteeAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  29. 2004
    Topic Chair for Headache and Facial PainAmerican Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting
  30. 2004
    The Best Doctors in PhoenixAwarding Organization
  31. 2003
    Elected, SecretaryAmerican Headache Society
  32. 2003
    Elected MemberAmerican Neurological Association
  33. 2003
    Elected as Secretary, Headache DivisionAmerican Academy of Neurology
  34. 2003
    Appointed by President Sandra F. Olson M.D. to Annual Meeting SubcommitteeAmerican Academy of Neurology
  35. 2002
    Nomination and Elected to the Board of GovernorsAmerican Headache Society
  36. 2001
    Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year 2000 - Selected from over 230 lectures given by Mayo Clinic Consultants at CME courses during the year 2000Mayo School of Continuing Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  37. 2000
    Teacher of the Year 1999-2000Internal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  38. 1999
    Nomination and Elected to the Board of GovernorsAmerican Headache Society
  39. 1997
    Career Development Headache Research Award $50,000 - American Academy of Neurology Education & Research FoundationGlaxo Wellcome, Inc.
  40. 1996
    Ironman Award - Presented by the Neurology Residents in recognition of teaching excellenceUniversity of Toronto
  41. 1996
    International Who's Who of ProfessionalsAwarding Organization
  42. 1994
    Mayo Clinic Foundation Scholarship (one year external fellowship)Mayo Clinic
  43. 1994
    Henry Woltman Award. Awarded to one resident in final year of training for superior performance in Clinical Neurology throughout residency programMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  44. 1991
    Clinical Cardiology AwardInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  45. 1990
    MD with DistinctionDalhousie University
  46. 1990
    Andrew James Cowie, MD Medical Gold Medal for highest standing in Obstetrics and GynecologyDalhousie University
  47. 1990
    Lange Prize for highest academic achievement in the final year of medicineDalhousie University
  48. 1989
    MembershipAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  49. 1989
    Medical Scholarship for highest academic achievement in the third year of medicine, Dalhousie UniversityDalhousie University
  50. 1989
    Lange Prize for highest academic achievement in Internal MedicineDalhousie University
  51. 1988
    Medical Scholarship for highest academic achievement in the second year of medicineDalhousie University
  52. 1988
    Henry Barnett, MD Scholarship for academic excellence in Respiratory MedicineAwarding Organization
  53. 1987
    $10,000 Leo Alexander Cardiovascular Research ScholarshipDalhousie University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019
    MemberWorld Brain Day Committee, World Federation of Neurology
  2. 2019 - present
    ChairAmerican Brain Foundation
  3. 2019 - present
    Honorary Lifetime MemberInternational Headache Society
  4. 2018 - 2019
    Ad Hoc Subject Matter ExpertU.S Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) - Pain Management Task Force - Opioid Prescribing Estimates Workgroup
  5. 2018 - present
    Board of DirectorsAmerican Brain Foundation
  6. 2018 - present
    Regent MemberAmerican Headache Society
  7. 2018 - 2019
    ChairCommon Data Elements Program, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  8. 2018
    MemberWorld Brain Day Committee, World Federation of Neurology
  9. 2018
    MemberOversight Panel for Common Data Elements Initiatives, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  10. 2018
    MemberOpioids Prescribing Estimates Workgroup, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  11. 2018 - present
    Appointed ChairInternational Headache Society - Global Patient Advocacy Coalition(IHS-GPAC)
  12. 2018 - present
    MemberRegional Conference Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology
  13. 2017 - present
    ChairInternational Headache Society Global Patient Advocacy Summit (IHS-GPAS)
  14. 2017 - 2020
    Founder and ChairMove Against Migrain, National Public Awareness Campaign
  15. 2017 - 2018
    ChairAxsome Data Safety Monitoring Committee - Phase II Trials
  16. 2017
    Co-ChairNational Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Headache V2 Common Data Elements (CDE) Working Group
  17. 2017
    President ElectInternational Concussion Society (ICS)
  18. 2017 - present
    ChairInternational Registry for Migraine Research (IRMR)
  19. 2017 - present
    Distinguished MemberJapanese Society of Neurology
  20. 2016
    MemberNational Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Headache V2 Common Data Elements (CDE) Working Group
  21. 2016 - 2019
    Norweigen University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  22. 2016 - 2017
    Co-ChairCommon Data Elements Headache Working Group, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  23. 2016 - 2017
    ChairData Monitoring Committee, Trial of Amitriptyline, Topiramate, and Placebo for Pediatric Migraine, National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  24. 2016
    Co-ChairAmerican Academy of Neurology, Annual Sports Concussion Conference
  25. 2016
    MemberEducational Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology
  26. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Brain Foundation - Commitment to Cures Committee
  27. 2016 - present
    ChairAmerican Academy of Neurology, Annual Sports Concussion Conference Committee
  28. 2016 - present
    Honorary MemberJapanese Neurological Society
  29. 2016 - present
    Co-ChairCommon Data Elements Initiative in Headache Medicine - Committee, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  30. 2015 - 2017
    President, Board of DirectorsInternational Headache Society
  31. 2015 - present
    ChairAmerican Academy of Neurology, Sports Concussion Conference Workgroup
  32. 2015 - 2017
    President2017 Congress, International Headache Congress, International Headache Society
  33. 2015 - 2017
    PresidentBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  34. 2015
    DirectorAnnual Meeting, Vancouver 2016, American Academy of Neurology
  35. 2015
    DirectorAnnual Meeting, Vancouver 2016, American Academy of Neurology
  36. 2015
    DirectorAnnual Concussion Conference, American Academy of Neurology
  37. 2015
    ChairAnnual Concussion Conference, American Academy of Neurology
  38. 2015
    Principal InvestigatorAmerican Migraine Patient Registry
  39. 2015
    ChairAmerican Academy of Neurology, Topic Work Group: Demyelinating Diseases
  40. 2015
    ChairAmerican Academy of Neurology, Topic Work Group: Traumatic Brain Injury
  41. 2015 - present
    MemberAnnual Meeting Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology
  42. 2015 - present
    Co-ChairAmerican Registry for Migraine Research
  43. 2015 - present
    Co-ChairCGRP Forum
  44. 2015 - present
    Board MemberSpinal Fluid Leak Foundation
  45. 2014 - 2016
    Panel MemberOversight Panel for US National Pain Strategy, NIH Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee, National Institutes of Health
  46. 2014 - present
    ChairInternational Headache Academy
  47. 2014 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology
  48. 2013 - 2015
    President-ElectInternational Headache Society
  49. 2013 - present
    ConsultantNational Hockey League Player's Association
  50. 2013
    President-ElectBoard of Trustees, American Headache Society
  51. 2013 - 2016
    MemberNIH Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee, National Institutes of Health
  52. 2013 - 2014
    MemberHoward Wolff-John Graham Award Workgroup, American Academy of Neurology
  53. 2013
    MemberScientific Committee, International Headache Congress, International Headache Society
  54. 2012 - 2020
    ChairAmerican Migraine Foundation
  55. 2012 - 2015
    Founder and Chair36 Million Migraine Campaigne
  56. 2012
    Federal and State Regulations CommitteeAmerican Headache Society
  57. 2012 - present
    MemberTopic Work Group, American Academy of Neurology
  58. 2011 - 2017
    ChairUS Academic Headache Directors Consortium
  59. 2011
    ParticipantWorking Group to Develop Common Data Elements (CDEs) for Headache, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  60. 2011
    ChairCommon Data Elements Initiative in Headache Medicine - Subcommittee, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  61. 2011
    Medical MonitorMulticenter CHAMPS Study, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
  62. 2010 - 2012
    PresidentBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  63. 2009
    MemberSCS Study Section Committee, National Institutes of Health
  64. 2009 - 2013
    Vice ChairHeadache Research Group, World Federation of Neurology
  65. 2009
    MemberControversies in Neurology - International Advisory Board
  66. 2008
    ExaminerAmerican Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  67. 2008 - 2010
    President-ElectBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  68. 2008 - present
    FellowAmerican Neurological Association
  69. 2007 - 2009
    ChairmanScientific Committee 2009, International Headache Congress, International Headache Society
  70. 2007 - 2008
    Editor-in-ChiefMKSAP 15, American College of Physicians
  71. 2006 - 2008
    TreasurerBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  72. 2006
    DirectorCase Studies in Headache: Annual Meeting, Miami, American Academy of Neurology
  73. 2006
    FacultyGuidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Migraine Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  74. 2005
    Invited FacultyContinuum: Headache and Facial Pain, American Academy of Neurology
  75. 2005
    AppointeeHeadache Guideline Development Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  76. 2005 - 2007
    Topic ChairHeadache and Pain: Annual Meeting, Miami, American Academy of Neurology
  77. 2005 - 2007
    CouncilorHeadache and Facial Pain Section, American Academy of Neurology
  78. 2005
    DirectorCase Studies in Headache: Annual Meeting, Miami, American Academy of Neurology
  79. 2004
    MemberExecutive Committee, American Headache Society
  80. 2004
    MemberFinance Committee, American Headache Society
  81. 2004
    MemberLong Range Planning Committee, American Headache Society
  82. 2004
    MemberPublications Committee, American Headache Society
  83. 2004
    MemberMembership Committee, American Headache Society
  84. 2004 - 2006
    SecretaryBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  85. 2004 - 2006
    ChairmanAwards Committee, American Headache Society
  86. 2004 - 2005
    Editor-in-ChiefMKSAP 13, American College of Physicians
  87. 2004 - 2005
    SecretaryHeadache and Facial Pain Section, American Academy of Neurology
  88. 2004
    PresenterNIH Consensus Conference-World Headache Experts: 2nd Meeting Presentation: Migraine and Adverse Vascular Outcomes, National Institutes of Health
  89. 2003
    Invited FacultyContinuum: Headache and Facial Pain, American Academy of Neurology
  90. 2003
    Invited Course DirectorHeadache Therapy: Annual Meeting, Honolulu, American Academy of Neurology
  91. 2003 - 2006
    MemberAnnual Meeting Subcommittee, American Academy of Neurology
  92. 2003
    Nominated and Elected MemberEthics Committee, International Headache Society
  93. 2003
    AdvisorGuidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Migraine Committee, American Academy of Neurology
  94. 2002 - 2017
    Program DirectorResidency Program, Department of Neurology
  95. 2002 - 2018
    ChairSubcommittee for International Classification of Headache Disorders, 3rd Edition, International Headache Society
  96. 2002 - 2007
    Co-DirectorAnnual Scientific Meeting, American Headache Society
  97. 2002 - 2004
    MemberClassification Criteria Committee, International Headache Society
  98. 2002 - 2004
    ChairmanMetabolic and Systemic Diseases Subcommittee (Chapter 10), Classification Criteria Committee, International Headache Society
  99. 2002 - 2004
    Co-ChairmanHeadache Attributed to Nonvascular Intracranial Disorder (Chapter 7), Classification Criteria Committee, International Headache Society
  100. 2002 - 2004
    Co-ChairmanOther Headache, Cranial Neuralgia, or Primary Facial Pain (Chapter 14), Classification Criteria Committee, International Headache Society
  101. 2002 - 2004
    MemberAwards Committee, American Headache Society
  102. 2002
    ChairmanTriptan Cardiovascular Safety Roundtable, Seattle, American Headache Society
  103. 2002
    ChairmanMultidisciplinary Consensus Panel, Seattle, American Headache Society
  104. 2002
    ChairmanScientific Committee, Annual Scientific Meeting, American Headache Society
  105. 2001
    ChairmanMayo Clinic Arizona IRB Oversight Group, Institutional Review Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  106. 2001
    Ad Hoc ReviewerEvidence-Based Treatment Guidelines for the Prevention, Acute Treatment and Non-pharmacologic Management of Migraine Headache, American Association for the Study of Headache and the American Academy of Neurology, American Headache Society
  107. 2001
    Abstract ReviewerAnnual Meeting, Philadelphia, American Academy of Neurology
  108. 2000
    PresenterNIH Consensus Conference-World Headache Experts: 1st Meeting Presentation: Cluster Headache Therapy, National Institutes of Health
  109. 2000
    AppointeeRare Diseases Consultant File on Cluster Headache and Paroxysmal Hemicranias, National Institutes of Health
  110. 2000 - 2020
    MemberBoard of Directors, American Headache Society
  111. 2000 - 2004
    AppointeeDevelopment Liaison Committee, Development Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  112. 2000 - 2004
    AppointeeMayo Clinic Scottsdale Representative, Institutional Review Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  113. 2000 - 2003
    AppointeeEthics Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  114. 2000 - 2002
    AppointeeFacilities Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  115. 2000 - 2002
    MemberMedical and Laboratories Specialties Graduate Education Subcommittee, Education Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  116. 2000
    AppointeeResidency Recruitment Committee, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  117. 2000
    MemberEthics Committee, American Headache Society
  118. 2000
    MemberMigraine Headache Guidelines Development and Implementation Team, Institute for Clinical Systems Integration
  119. 2000
    MemberSteering Committee & Content Development, Neuromodulation of Neurologic and Psychiatric Disorders, National Neurology Education Initiative
  120. 2000 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, American Headache Society
  121. 1999
    Nominated and AppointedPublications and Scientific Review Committee, International Headache Society
  122. 1998 - 2008
    Director of EducationDepartment of Neurology
  123. 1998 - 2000
    Invited Faculty/AuthorMKSAP 12 Neurology Committee, American College of Physicians
  124. 1997 - 2001
    MemberLibrary Systems and Technology Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  125. 1996
    Neurology LecturerSchool of Allied Health Sciences, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  126. 1996
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians and Surgeons
  127. 1996 - present
    Neurology LecturerMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  128. 1995 - 1996
    Subcommittee Co-chairpersonCanadian Consensus Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Migraine, Canadian Headache Society
  129. 1995 - 1996
    MemberAcute and Preventative Stroke Care Guidelines Committee, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, University of Toronto
  130. 1995
    MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
  131. 1995
    MemberOntario Medical Association
  132. 1994 - 1996
    MemberHospital Practice Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  133. 1994
    ReviewerResidency In-Service Examinations, American Academy of Neurology
  134. 1994
    MemberRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  135. 1994
    MemberCanadian Neurological Society
  136. 1994
    MemberMedical Council of Canada
  137. 1994
    MemberNova Scotia Medical Society
  138. 1994 - present
    MemberCanadian Headache Society
  139. 1992 - present
    MemberInternational Headache Society
  140. 1992 - present
    MemberAmerican Association for the Study of Headache
  141. 1992 - present
    MemberAmerican Headache Society
  142. 1990 - 1998
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  143. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Neurology
  144. 1988
    Student Union RepresentativeMedical School, Dalhousie University
  145. 1988
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  146.  
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  147.  
    ReviewerNewsletter: Ask the Experts, American Council for Headache Education
  148.  
    Guest WriterNewsletter: Ask the Experts, American Council for Headache Education
  149.  
    ReviewerProfiles, American Headache Society
  150.  
    Guest WriterProfiles, American Headache Society
  151.  
    AppointeeHeadache Master's Program, International Headache Society
  152.  
    Invited FacultyCluster and Related Headache Syndromes Classification Criteria Committee, International Headache Society

Publications

Research activities

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