Our goal is to improve the care and lives of headache sufferers, by encouraging scientific research and educating physicians, health professionals and the public.

American Headache Society News

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Upcoming American Headache Society Events


61st Annual Scientific Meeting

The 61st 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. Please check back ...
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2019 International Headache Academy

2019 International Headache Academy

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Scottsdale Marriott

2018 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

About the Meeting Since the inaugural meeting in 1970, the Scottsdale Headache Symposium® continues to be a successful venue for providing practical, clinical, evidence-based information on the diagnosis, management and treatment of headache patients. Education is ...
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Emerging Leaders Program

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AHS Resident Education Program

Resident Education Program The aim of this program is to provide first and second year adult and pediatric neurology residents with a foundation in headache medicine education during a weekend session led by experienced faculty in ...
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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.

37 Million
People living with migraine and other severe headache disorders
American Headache Society Members
Society dedicated to headache medicine

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.