Vlasta Vukovic was born in 1969. in Zagreb, Croatia. In 1993. she graduated from the Zagreb University School of Medicine and in 1999. completed her residency. She received further training at a number of clinical courses, among these at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London. In 2002. she defends her MS thesis in the field of ultrasound in neurology and in 2007. defends her PhD thesis on the prevalence of primary headaches in Croatia. Her special fields of interest are headaches, cerebrovascular diseases and the application of ultrasound in neurology. Since 2014. she is working as a consultant at the Danish Headache Center, Rigshospital Glostrup in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is the author or co-author of 96 scientific and professional papers and book chapters in the field of clinical neurology and neurosonology and member of several professional societies.