The University Consortium for Adaptive Disorders and Head pain (UCADH) conducts research on a large scale in the field of head and facial pain, adaptive disorders and related comorbid conditions.
The Consortium comprises three founder members – two universities and one research foundations – and nine highly specialized associated centers spread across Italy. UCADH is open to collaborations with
biomedical partners and pharmaceutical companies.
The mission of UCADH is to achieve interdisciplinary cooperation between partners; to disseminate and exploit, through the scientific community and all the health care services, the research activity conducted by the Consortium.
The mission of UCADH is to promote exchanges of information and material among members and associated centers;
The mission of UCADH is to organize teaching courses and workshops;
The mission of UCADH is to furnish relevant expertise to various partners, active in the educational and communication fields and in the production of drugs, medical devices;
The mission of UCADH is to advance headache research, adaptive disorders and related comorbid conditions, particularly with regard to neurophysiological, cognitive-behavioral, psychoneuroendocrine, autonomic and functional imaging aspects