Werner Becker

Dr. Werner John Becker, BSc, MD


Professor Emeritus of Clinical Neurosciences and Medicine

Cumming School of Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Emeritus Member

Hotchkiss Brain Institute

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Educational Background

BSc. Zoology, University of Manitoba, 1965

BSc. Medicine, University of Manitoba, 1969

Doctor of Medicine Medicine, University of Manitoba, 1969


Although retired from active practice and research, Dr. Becker remains active in practice guideline development for the International, American, and Canadian Headache Societies, and serves as a board member for the Canadian Headache Society and for Migraine Canada.


  • Nominated for the Outstanding Clinician Award, Foothills Hospital, 2008