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2020 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

Nov212020

Update: Virtual sessions will launch November 21, 2020

Following careful consideration, the American Headache Society (AHS) leadership has made the difficult yet necessary decision to cancel the in-person portion of the AHS Scottsdale Headache Symposium® originally scheduled for November 19 – 22, 2020, in Scottsdale, AZ. The meeting will now be virtual and launch on November 21. Please save the date and check back for additional details.

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2020 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

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Scottsdale Program Committee

Co-Chairs

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Stewart J. Tepper, MD, FAHS
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Christine Lay, MD, FAHS
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario

Committee Members

Jessica Ailani, MD, FAHS
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia
Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS
Mayo Clinic Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona
Andrew C. Charles, MD, FAHS
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, California
Stephanie J. Nahas, MD, MSEd, FAHS
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Carrie Dougherty, MD, FAHS
Georgetown Headache Center
Washington, District of Columbia
Matthew S. Robbins, MD, FAHS
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York
A. Laine Green, MD, FAHS
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia
 

 

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2020 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

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Please check back in August 2020 for additional information.

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2020 Scottsdale Headache Symposium

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Please check back in August 2020 for additional information.

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“Frontiers in Headache Research” Award

AHS announces the availability of the “Frontiers in Headache Research” Awards for the opportunity to present virtually during the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium.

Winners will receive complimentary meeting registration and a one-year AHS Trainee membership if not already a member of AHS, or a one-year extension of their existing AHS Trainee membership.

Criteria for selection are based on:

  • The quality of the research proposal/project
  • The potential for the proposal, study or thesis to contribute to the advancement of knowledge and future research in the field of headache medicine

Applicant must:

  • Be a headache medicine Fellow, Resident, and/or post-doctoral Fellow who is in preparatory, active or completion phase of a basic or clinical research project that is related to headache or cranial nociception
  • Not have won an AHS scholarship within the past 2 years
  • Reside in the United States or Canada

Recipient requirements:

  • The top three selected will be required to submit a virtual platform presentation during the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium
  • All other recipients will be required to submit a virtual poster for display during the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium

Applicants must submit the electronic application and all supporting materials as detailed no later than Monday, August 31, 2020.

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Women’s Health Science Award

The American Headache Society’s Women’s Health Science Award recognizes an investigator, woman or man, whose body of work has made an outstanding contribution to the understanding of topics related to women’s health (sex or gender) and headache medicine. Investigators whose original research has pertained to basic science, clinical or multidisciplinary research may be considered for this award.

This award makes a statement that women’s issues in headache medicine are of crucial importance and that enduring work in such an area should be recognized and rewarded. The award will be presented during the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium.

The award recipient will receive the following:

  • Complimentary registration and the opportunity to present their award-winning body of work during the 2020 Virtual Scottsdale Headache Symposium
  • The invitation to write a review article in Headache® on their award-winning topic
  • A certificate of recognition

AHS members in good standing should log into their member account and click on the “Membership” tab to submit a nomination beginning Monday, August 10, 2020.