Franco Granella - Director of the Headache Medicine Excellence Program
The program of excellence in Headache Medicine (Headache Specialist) set up by the Italian Society for the Study of Headaches (SISC) is an ambitious project and, as the Anglo-Saxons would say, “visionary” of which, as the Director of the school, I am particularly proud. The program, a two-year course that can be modulated according to the different needs of the participants, allows the participants to achieve three different levels of certification of expertise in the field of headaches: basic level certificate in headache medicine, advanced level certificate in headache medicine and, after passing a multiple choice examination, the SISC certification as an expert in higher-level headache medicine.
An exclusive worldwide feature of the school is the possibility of obtaining advanced and higher level certificates for both adult and developmental age headaches (or both, for those who are interested). Another peculiarity, designed to facilitate the completion of an undoubtedly demanding program, is the "mixed" mode, in which the levels are organized partly in distance learning and partly in modules which in turn, are accessible in person or remotely, in synchronous mode on the date of registration or in asynchronous mode, for a period...
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