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

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American Headache Society Events


Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Postponed)

The Next Generation Migraine Therapies (NGMT) initiative is a comprehensive program designed to provide a multi-faceted approach to migraine education offered at no cost to healthcare providers including neurologists, primary care physicians and advanced practice ...
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62nd Annual Scientific Meeting (Canceled)

The 62nd Annual Scientific Meeting will take place at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina from June 4 to June 7, 2020.
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Resident Education Program Spring 2020 (Rescheduled)

The Spring 2020 Resident Education Program will take place at the UCLA Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center in Los Angeles March 27-29, 2020.
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2019 Migraine Moment Film Contest

The American Migraine Foundation and American Headache Society host an annual short film contest to give those living with migraine a mechanism to share with the world the way migraine impacts their lives. Year after year our contest draws a moving and impressive range of personal experiences on those living with migraine and other disorders that cause severe headache pain, and this year was no different. Watch the top three videos from this year’s contest.

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.