Samaira Younis, MD, PhD, is a medical doctor and postdoctoral researcher at the Danish Headache Center and Department of Neurology, Rigshospitalet Glostrup, University of Copenhagen.
Dr. Younis has authored more than 20 peer-reviewed publications and her academic work focus on disease mechanisms underlying migraine pathogenesis and the use of advanced magnetic resonance imaging to investigate biomarkers of migraine. Her research interests involve the pathophysiology of migraine, including pain mechanisms, neuroimaging in headache and experimental human migraine models.
Dr. Younis has also been involved in clinical trials investigating prevention of migraine with monoclonal antibodies. Dr. Younis serves as a Review Editor at Frontiers in Pain Research.