Dr. David García Azorín has just been elected Member of the International Area of â€‹â€‹the Board of Directors of the Spanish Society of Neurology (SEN), a scientific society made up of more than 3,000 members, including the vast majority of Spanish neurologists and other health professionals interested in neurology.
As head of the International Area of â€‹â€‹the SEN, he will coordinate the international relations policy of the society and will be the delegate of the SEN to the World Federation of Neurology, as well as the representative and coordinator of the Committee of Experts at the European Academy of Neurology, and representative of the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes.
In addition, it will carry out all those functions delegated to it at the discretion of the Board of Directors and the Secretariat of the same.
Natural of Yecla (Murcia), Dr. David García Azorín is currently working as a neurologist at the Regional Reference Headache Unit of the Neurology Service of the University Clinical Hospital of Valladolid, participating in several research projects on migraine and other headaches
In the last 4 years he has been co-author in numerous publications and communications to national and international conferences and magazines.
He collaborates as a professor of Neurology at the University of Valladolid and the European University of Madrid.
He was previously a teaching collaborator at the Complutense University of Madrid.
At the national level he has been coordinator of the Study Group of Neuropharmacology and Neurochemistry of the SEN, a member of the Young Neurologists group of the SEN and a member of the SEN Headache Study Group.
Internationally, he is a member of the Young Neurologists group of the European Academy of Neurology, and is currently the representative of the teaching course sub-committee.
In the area of â€‹â€‹headaches, he is part of the Young Neurologists Committee of the International Headache Society and is a Fellow of the School of Advanced Studies of the European Headache Federation.
After training at the Complutense University of Madrid and specializing in Neurology at the San Carlos University Clinical Hospital in Madrid, he has completed his training in headaches with the Headache Master of the University of Copenhagen and Danish Headache Center and in research with the Principles course and Clinical Research Practice of Harvard University and the Master of Clinical Research of Dresden University.
From third of Medicine to the present he has made clinical stays in India, Honduras, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Denmark and North America.
In 2017 he organized the first Neurology Course for health professionals in Cameroon.
Among the objectives of the new board of directors is to strengthen Spanish neurology at European and international level and promote the participation of Spanish neurologists in different scientific societies, favoring collaborative research and knowledge exchange.
His appointment has just become effective after the end of the voting period - after the celebration of the Extraordinary General Assembly at the Annual Meeting of the SEN - and the resolution of the mandatory electoral process.