Advocacy Committee

The Advocacy Committee is charged to encourage, educate, guide, and provide a framework for headache medicine physicians, providers, and scientists to participate in health advocacy.


AHS News: Advocacy in Action

AHS & AMF Commitment on the Impact of Recent National Events, Racism, and Healthcare Disparities

AHS/AMF Joint Statement on Oxygen Therapy for Cluster Headache

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Taskforce

AHS/AMF Joint Response on Home Use of Oxygen and Home Oxygen Use to Treat Cluster Headaches

Advocacy and Practice Management Committees’ joint response to the CMS 2022 Medicare Fee Schedule Proposed Rule

Committee Members

Amaal Starling, MD, FAHS, Chair
Olivia Begasse de Dhaem, MD
Jennifer L. Bickel, MD, FAHS
Dawn C. Buse, PhD, FAHS
Jaclyn R. Duvall, MD
Jessica Gautreaux, MD
Jennifer Robblee, MD
Robert E. Shapiro, MD, PhD, FAHS
David B. Watson, MD, FAHS
Rebbecca Wells, MD, MPH, FAHS
William B. Young, MD