Prof. Gisela Terwindt is professor of neurology, in particular paroxysmal brain disorders, at the Department of Neurology of the Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC). She is director of the Leiden Headache Center and deputy head of the Department of Neurology. She is chair of the International Headache Society (IHS) Clinical Guideline Committee and the Women’s Leadership Forum. In addition, she is board member and chair of the Scientific Committee the Dutch Headache Society.
In this interview with Prof. Gisela Terwindt, we asked her about what inspired her to pursue a career in the headache field and her work as chair of the International Headache Society’s Women’s Leadership Forum.