Lynda Krasenbaum, MSN, ANP-BC

Teva Pharmaceuticals

Lynda Krasenbaum has devoted her life to helping others.  From a clinical nurse at the bedside to a provider in the clinic to a teacher at a conference to a medical director on the global stage, Lynda has always been driven, with her ultimate objective…to help and empower the “Patient”. 


Lynda works as Global Medical Director in Migraine and Headache at Teva Pharmaceuticals.  She left full-time clinical practice after 26 years, still with intentions to continue practicing part-time and obtaining her doctorate.  The last 21 years she practiced as a Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner, 19 of these exclusively in Headache Medicine.  Her last role was Associate Director at New York Headache Center (NYHC).


With moving to Industry, Lynda had to relinquish her positions as Associate Provider Editor for HEADACHE and Chair of the Advanced Practice Provider SIG of AHS. 


Lynda received her BSN from Syracuse University and both MSN and Post-Master’s in Teaching from University of Pennsylvania.  Lynda worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Columbia University Medical Center, and NYHC.


Lynda has participated in clinical research trials, conferences, and educational programs, videos and monographs, all in headache medicine.