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IHC 2019 – Teaching Course Schedule

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08:30-08:50 - Introduction on Role in the Maintenance of Homeostasis

08:50-09:10 - Role in Attack Initiation

09:10-09:30 - Role in Initiation of Premonitory Symptoms

09:30-09:50 - Sensory Input and Role in Mediating Migraine Symptoms in Response to Pain, Light, Sound and Smell

09:50-10:00 - Discussion 

08:30-08:55 - Medication Overuse and Chronic Migraine – to withdraw or not withdraw?

08:55-09:20 - Is MOH a form of addiction?

09:20-09:45 - Why do opioids induce MOH in migraine patients (but not in chronic pain patients) and why they worsen somatic/musculoskeletal pain in low back pain patients, but not in migraine patients?

09:45-10:00 - Discussion

08:30-08:45 - Vascular (CVD, Brain Lesions and Stroke, Hypertension, PFO, Diabetes)

08:45-09:00 - Psychiatric (Depression, Bipolar, Anxiety, Panic, Suicide Ideation)

09:00-09:15 - Epilepsy: Clinical Challenges in Diagnosis Epilepsy

09:15-09:30 - Chronic and Musculoskeletal Pain (Chronic Low Back Pain, Neck Pain, Fibromyalgia)

09:30-09:45 - Sleep and BMI (Sleep Dysfunction, Insomnia and Narcolepsy, Restless Legs)

09:45-10:00 - Discussion

10:30-10:45 - Animal Model of Migraine Aura

10:45-11:00 - Animal Model of Chronic Migraine and Medication Overuse Headache

11:00-11:15 - Animal Model of Post-Traumatic Headache

11:15-11:30 - Animal Model of Post-Ictal Headache

11:30-11:45 - Orofacial Pain

11:45-12:00 - Discussion

10:30-10:50 How to measure biomarkers of disease in body fluid

10:50-11:10 - Vascular biomarkers of migraine

11:10-11:30 - Migraine biomarkers in the CSF

11:30-11:50 - Biomarker of chronic migraine 

11:50-12:00 – Discussion

10:30-10:50 - Defining a Successful Path for a Clinician in Headache Research

10:50-11:10 - Defining a Successful Path for a basic scientist in Headache Research

11:10-11:30 - The Principles of Successful Path for Publications (Cephalalgia)

11:30-11:50 - Understanding the Review Process (Headache)

11:50-12:00 - Discussion

Primary Considerations for Clinicians - 08:30-10:00

08:30-08:35 - Introduction and Overview of Course  (A. Purdy, Canada)

08:35-09:00 - Essential Diagnostic Knowledge (A. Purdy, Canada)

09:00-09:25 - Migraine and Friends - Essentials (B. Jenkins, Australia)

09:25-09:50 - Tackling the TACs and Neuralgias (A. Cohen, UK)

09:50-10:00 - Audience participation 

 

Secondary Considerations for clinicians - 10:30-12:00

Moderator: Allan Purdy

10:30-10:50 - Sorting out the Secondaries (M. Levin, USA)

10:50 -11:10 - Principles of Treatment (M. Peres, Brazil)

11:10-11:30 - Case Based Sessions with Faculty #1 (P. Pozo-Rosich, Spain)

11:30-11:50 - Case Based Sessions with Faculty #2 (S. Evers, Germany)

11:50-12:00 - And in the End! Putting it all together

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IHC 2019 Congress Secretariat, c/o MCI UK Ltd, Durford Mill, Petersfield, GU31 5AZ. United Kingdom.
Tel: +44 (0)1730 715243.