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HCNE Boston 2019 Annual Meeting

November 1 - November 2

Program Brochure

LEARNING BY EXAMPLE: A CASE BASED APPROACH

Under the educational direction of Steven M. Baskin, PhD

NOVEMBER 2, 2019
COLONNADE HOTEL, BOSTON, MASS

This symposium is designed for physicians, dentists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, physical therapists, and other health professionals with an interest in headaches.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this educational activity, attendees should be better able to:

  • Evaluate a patient who presents with headache.
  • Recognize “dangerous” secondary headaches.
  • Evaluate CSF leaks and describe their relationship to headache.
  • Optimize acute/abortive, preventive, and rescue treatment of the
    common primary headache disorders.
  • Describe the mechanisms underlying migraine.
  • Compare the various CGRP inhibiting monoclonal antibodies for the
    prevention of migraine.
  • Make informed treatment recommendations based on the life stage
    of the woman migraineur.
  • Describe the evidence for complementary therapies for headache
    disorders.
  • Recognize how migraine stigma affects diagnosis, treatment and
    work-related issues.
  • Evaluate cannabis and cannabinoid therapies for headache.

Details

Start:
November 1
End:
November 2

Venue

The Colonnade Hotel
120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116 United States
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Phone:
(617) 424-7000
Website:
http://www.colonnadehotel.com/