Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Open First-of-its-Kind Headache …

HOUSTON, Feb. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — According to the Migraine Research Foundation, more than 12 percent of the population suffers from chronic headaches and migraines. That’s more than the number that suffers from diabetes and asthma combined. To help find a cure for these debilitating headaches, Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth have partnered with the Will Erwin Headache Research Foundation in Houston to open a new, first-of-its-kind national research center called the Will Erwin Headache Research Center. The Center officially opened its doors with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Feb. 16. The Center was created with a $20 million pledge over 10 years from the Will Erwin Headache Research Foundation. Pam and Jimmy Erwin know first-hand just how debilitating and life-changing…


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