Hayrunnisa Bolay is a Professor of Neurology and Algology, working as a headache specialist at Gazi University in Ankara, Turkey. She is the director of the Neuropsychiatry Center, Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Center, and a member of the Turkish Academy of Sciences. She has been actively involved in clinical and basic headache research particularly related to the pathophysiology of migraine, cortical spreading depression, thalamocortical excitability and multi-sensory disturbances associated with migraine. She has published many scientific papers, authored book chapters, and lectured both nationally and internationally on headache topics, and she has been honoured by awards for headache research.
Professor Bolay participated in the Migraine Working Group for the ICHD III classification. She was a member of the Board of Trustees of the International Headache Society and is a member of the Education Standing Committee.« Back to Editorial Board