13th European Headache Congress

Migraine does not take lives but days from your life. Take them back!

Teaching Courses

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 1: WEDNESDAY MAY 29th, 2019

WHY INCLUDE MULTIDISCIPLINARY TREATMENT WHEN ORGANIZING THE HEADACHE CLINIC

Chairs: Prof. Miguel Lainez, Prof. Simona Sacco 

Time Topic Lecturer
13.00 - 13.20 The nurse as the link and partner in treatment of the headache patient Ms. Bethany Hill
13.20 - 13.40 Active treatment - the physiotherapeutical approach in headache treatment Prof. George Georgoudis
13.40 - 14.00 Behavioural therapy and pain coping strategies as cognitive tools in headache care Dr.  Alberto Raggi
14.00 - 14.20 Patient to patient – Experiences from a patient organization Mrs. Elena Ruiz de la Torre
14.20 - 14.30 Discussion
Target Groups Nurses, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, General Practitioners, Neurologists, Medical Students

 

 

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 2: WEDNESDAY MAY 29th, 2019

HEADACHE IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

Age dependent presentations of headaches

Chairs: Prof. Ishaq Abu Arafeh, Prof. Aynur Ozge

Time Topic Lecturer
14.40 - 15.00 Episodic syndromes related to Migraine Prof. Ishaq Abu Arafeh
15.00 - 15.20 Migraine age and gender dependent clinical pictures Prof. Aynur Ozge
15.20 - 15.40 Chronic headache disorders in childhood and adolescents  Prof. Valeriani Massimiliano
15.40 - 16.00 Secondary causes of headache disorders in children and adolescents  Prof. Tal Eiditz Markus
16.00 - 16.10 Discussion
Target Groups Headache Specialists, General Practitioners, Pediatricians, Neurologists, Medical Students

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 3: THURSDAY MAY 30th, 2019

CLUSTER HEADACHE & TACs

Chairs: Dr. Manjit Matharu, Prof. Fabio Antonaci

Time Topic Lecturer
07.30 - 07.50 Social burden of cluster headache Prof. Rigmor Jensen
07.50 - 08.10 Clinical pattern of TACs Dr.  Agneta Snoer 
08.10 - 08.30 TACs and circadian system Prof. Fabio Antonaci
08.30 - 08.50 New treatments for cluster headache Dr. Manjit Matharu
08.50 - 09.00 Discussion
Target Groups Headache Specialists, General Practitioners, Neurologists, Medical Students

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 4: FRIDAY MAY 31st, 2019

MIGRAINE PREVENTION

Chairs: Prof. Min Kyung Chu, Prof. Miguel Lainez

Time Topic Lecturer
07.30 - 07.50 Comparison of new anti-CGRP and traditional oral prophylactic treatments Prof.  Uwe Reuter
07.50 - 08.10 Botulin toxin type A for chronic migraine. Experience and new data Dr. Reto Agosti
08.10 - 08.30 Neurostimulation for migraine prevention Dr. Delphine Magis
08.30 - 08.50 Which is the best choice among available treatments? Strategies for decision making Prof. Christian Lampl
08.50 - 09.00 Discussion
Target Groups Headache Specialists, General Practitioners, Neurologists, Medical Students

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 5: SATURDAY JUNE 1st, 2019

MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC HEADACHE WITH MEDICATION OVERUSE HEADACHE

Chairs: Prof. Zaza Katsarava, Dr. Klimentini E. Karageorgiou

Time Topic Lecturer
07.30 - 07.50 Burden, Prevalence and comorbidity of MOH Prof. Lars Bendtsen
07.50 - 08.10 Medication-overuse headache, phenotype and clinical relevance Prof. Zaza Katsarava
08.10 - 08.30 Management of medication-overuse headache; A practical guide Prof. Christofer Lundqvist
08.30 - 08.50 Management of medication-overuse headache in a multidisciplinary setting Dr. Patricia Pozo - Rosich
08.50 - 09.00 Discussion
Target Groups Headache Specialists, General Practitioners, Neurologists, Medical Students

 

 

TEACHING COURSE 6: SUNDAY JUNE 2nd, 2019

SECONDARY HEADACHES

Chairs: Dr. Alexandra Sinclair, Prof. Michelle Androulakis

Time Topic Lecturer
07.30 - 07.50 Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome Prof. Shuu - Jiun Wang
07.50 - 08.10 Post-traumatic headache (with and without brain injury) Dr. Giorgio Lambru
08.10 - 08.30 Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Dr. Alex Sinclair
08.30 - 08.50 Stroke and headache Prof. Michelle Androulakis
08.50 - 09.00 Discussion
Target Groups Headache Specialists, General Practitioners, Neurologists, Medical Students