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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

UPDATE: UPDATE: This program has been rescheduled to September 26, 2020. Please take a moment to reregister for the program.

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. Brought to you by the American Headache Society, the program covers diagnosis and treatment of migraine, and updates on the latest science. Through a mix of regional in-person workshops, NGMT is designed to engage participants through didactic and case study workshops, including interactive education elements, communication toolkits, and takeaway resources.

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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

Who Should Attend
This program is designed for Neurologists, Family Practitioners, Internists, and other health professionals who would like more information on the proper diagnosis and treatment of chronic migraine patients.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the distribution of migraine and unmet needs on current treatments
  • Discuss insights from basic science that underlie the next generation of migraine therapeutics
  • Utilize calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP)-targeted therapies in migraine prevention
  • Individualize and optimize migraine treatment using current and emerging therapeutic options

CME Statement

AHS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. AHS takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

The American Headache Society® designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for the morning program and 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ for the afternoon program. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP

This Live activity, Next Generation Migraine Therapies, from 09/12/2020 – 10/31/2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 8.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

Faculty


Kathleen Digre, MD, FAHS

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS
UT Southwestern
Dallas, TX

Rashmi Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, AZ

Scott Powers, PhD, FAHS

University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

Please note that faculty is subject to change.

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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

Download the program brochure including preliminary program agenda here.

Next Generation Migraine Therapies

September 26, 2020 | Sheraton Grand Chicago

Chicago, IL | Chicago 6-7

7:00 am – 7:45 am Course Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45 am – 8:00 am Introduction, Program Overview and Pre-test

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, FAHS

8:00 am – 9:00 am                           State of the Art
8:00 am – 8:20 am Migraine Diagnosis

Migraine Epidemiology and Impact

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, FAHS

8:20 am – 8:45 am Pathophysiologic Foundations of New Therapeutics (applied pathophysiology)

Kathleen B. Digre, MD, FAHS

8:45 am – 9:00 am Q&A
9:00 am – 10:15 am Next Generation Acute Treatment: Addressing Unmet Needs
9:00 am – 9:30 am Unmet Needs, Current Treatment and Novel Approaches to Treatment Delivery

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS

9:30 am – 10:00 am Cardiovascular Safety: Ditans, Gepants and Neuromodulation

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS

10:00 am – 10:15 am Q&A
10:15 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Next Generation Preventive Treatment
10:30 am – 10:50 am Current Treatment and Unmet Needs

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

10:50 am – 11:10 am Immunology, Antibodies and Monoclonal Antibodies

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

11:10 am – 11:30 am Anti-CGRP Antibodies and Other Migraine Biologics

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

11:30 am – 11:45 am Behavioral Interventions

Scott W. Powers, PhD, ABPP, FAHS

11:45 am – 12:00 pm Q&A
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Working Lunch: Case Discussions

All Faculty

1:15 pm – 1:30 pm Break
1:30 pm – 4:45 pm Procedures, Devices and Non-pharmacological Treatment Workshops

Attendees will be broken into two (2) groups. Each group will be assigned a workshop initially and then switch to the other at the break allowing attendees to attend both workshops. Workshop assignment is noted on the back of the attendee name badge.

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Workshop 1: Procedures: Nerve Blocks and OnabotulinumtoxinA
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm Nerve Blocks and OnabotulinumtoxinA with Q&A

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Headache Procedures Hands-on Training

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

 

Hands-on Demonstrators:

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

Others TBD

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Workshop 2: Nonpharmacologic Treatments
1:30 pm – 2:15 pm Current Devices and Procedures with Q&A

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm Behavioral Enhancements to Migraine Management with Q&A

Scott W. Powers, PhD, ABPP, FAHS

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm Break (attendees switch rooms-workshops repeat)
3:15 pm – 4:45 pm Workshop 1: Procedures: Nerve Blocks and OnabotulinumtoxinA
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm Nerve Blocks and OnabotulinumtoxinA with Q&A

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Headache Procedures Hands-on Training

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

 

Hands-on Demonstrators:

Rashmi B. Halker Singh, MD, FAHS

Others TBD

3:15 pm – 4:45 pm Workshop 2: Nonpharmacologic Treatments
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm Current Devices and Procedures with Q&A

Deborah I. Friedman, MD, MPH, FAHS

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Behavioral Enhancements to Migraine Management with Q&A

Scott W. Powers, PhD, ABPP, FAHS

 

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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

Online registration is now open. To register at no cost, click here.

View the preliminary program brochure here.

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Next Generation Migraine Therapies – Chicago (Rescheduled)

Sep262020

AHS gratefully acknowledges the educational support of the Next Generation Migraine Therapies Program from our industry supporters:

Allergan, Inc.
Eli Lilly and Company

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