Christine Lay, MD, FAHS
Dr. Christine Lay is a professor of neurology at the University of Toronto, where she holds the Deborah Ivey Christiani Brill Chair in Neurology, and she is the founding director of the Centre for Headache at Women’s College Hospital. As someone who has lived with migraine most of her life, Dr. Lay understands firsthand the disability of this common brain disorder. Not only does she advocate for her patients, but she also educates trainees and colleagues to better understand and treat migraine. In her position as a board member of the American Headache Society and the Canadian Headache Society, she works tirelessly on a clinical and research level to improve patient care and lessen migraine stigma. She is excited to be part of the American Migraine Foundation and work with AMF leaders to move against migraine.