William B. Young, MD

William B. Young, MD

Contact Dr. Young

111 South 11th Street
Gibbon Building, Suite 8130
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-2243
(215) 955-2763 fax

Medical School

Pennsylvania State/Hershey School of Medicine - 1985

Residency

New England Medical Center 1986 - 1989

Board Certification

Neurology

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Other Expertise

CLINICAL APPOINTMENTS (1997-present)
Attending Neurologist, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1997 To Present

APPOINTMENTS
Course Director, Academy of Neurology full day course
Board of Directors, at large member, American Headache Society


International Headache Society Classification Committee
- New Daily Persistent Headache


EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES
- Peer Reviewer: Headache, Cephalalgia, Neurology

PRESENTATIONS (1997-present)
- Migraine - The Big Picture. Grand Rounds, Christiana Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware, 2/25/97
- Post Traumatic Headache. Fourth Annual Headache Symposium, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, 3/14/97
- Lecture: Diagnosis and Management of Migraine. Buffalo Psychiatric Center, Buffalo, New York, 4/4/97
- Lecture: Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache. PA Students, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 4/8/97
- Lecture: Updates on Migraine. Neuroscience Conference, Medical Center of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, 5/8/97
- Migraine, Refractory Headache, and Increased Intracranial Pressure. Platform Presentation, 8th Congress of the International Headache Society, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6/10-14/97
- Guidelines for the use of ergotamine and dihydroergotamine. Clinical Update of Dihydroergotamine. An official satellite symposium at the 8th Congress of the International Headache Society, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6/11/97
- Faculty, Migranal Nasal Spray Speakers Bureau Meetings, San Francisco, California, 9/12-14/97
Post-Traumatic Headache. Common Neurological Disorders in Clinical Practice, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5/8/98
- Epidemiology and Treatment Patterns. Washington, D.C., 6/13/98
- Moderator, Interesting Case Vignettes: A Panel Discussion. Second Jefferson Headache Symposium, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10/24/98
- Headache in the Elderly.Common Neuropsychiatric Disorders in Geriatrics, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/6/98
- Treatment of Migraine Headache. Grand Rounds, Park Ridge Hospital, Rochester, New York, 11/10/98
- Lecture: Acute Treatment of Migraine. Headache Ambassadors Program, Boston, Massachusetts, 9/23/00
- Lecture: Acute Treatment of Migraine. Headache Ambassadors Program, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10/7/00
- Lecture: Overview of Migraine. Headache Management in Primary Care Practice. Jefferson Health Care College. Issues in Primary Care, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11/11/00

TEACHING ACTIVITIES (1997-present)
1990-1997:
- Present quarterly lecture to medical students, interns, and residents
- Teach and evaluate medical students from Temple University and PCOM
- Teach and evaluate residents from Temple University, Pennsylvania Hospital, Graduate Hospital, University of Pennsylvania
1996-1997: Supervise and teach Headache Fellow
1997-1998: Supervise and teach Headache Fellow
1998 To Present: Supervise and teach neurology residents and medical students