Our goal is to improve the lives of people impacted by migraine and other headache disorders, by encouraging scientific research and educating physicians, health professionals and the public.

American Headache Society News

Stay up to date on the latest research and developments in the field of headache medicine.


American Headache Society Events


2023 Resident Education Program

The aim of the AHS Resident Education program is to provide early stage adult and pediatric neurology residents with a foundation in headache medicine education led by experienced faculty in neurologic education and headache medicine. We ...
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2024 International Headache Academy

The International Headache Academy is designed to inspire a long-term commitment to headache medicine in young neurologists and research scientists via an educational program focused on clinical and research aspects of the field.
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67th Annual Scientific Meeting

The 67th Annual Scientific Meeting is designed for physicians, psychologists, scientists, researchers, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other health professionals involved in the care of patients with head, neck, and orofacial pain. ...
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Leadership in Advocacy Development (LEAD) Program

New for 2023, the American Headache Society announces the Leadership in Advocacy Development (LEAD) Program, which aims to provide training, tools, mentorship, and support for mid-career healthcare professionals and physician advocacy leaders in headache medicine.
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2025 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

The 2025 Scottsdale Headache Symposium will take place at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, AZ from December 4 through 7, 2025. ...
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Making a Difference in Headache Medicine

The American Headache Society works alongside physicians, health care providers and advocates to improve the lives of those living with migraine and other diseases that cause severe head pain.

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Why Headache Medicine?

Our members are making a difference in the field of headache medicine. Find out why they chose this path, and what it means for making a difference in the lives of their patients.