Biography & Research:
Claudia Altamura, M.D., Ph.D., is currently working as a neurologist at Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, where she obtained her medical degree and completed the neurology residency program. She obtained her Ph.D. in Science of Neuroplasticity and Neurofunctional recovery from Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome in 2011. Her main research topics are vascular disease with main focus on the pathogenesis of dementias, cerebral imaging and headache. She is member of Italian Society of Neurology (SIN) and of the Italian Neurological Association for the research on headaches (ANIRCEF). She is author around 50 manuscripts published in international journals. She also serves as referee for several journals.