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HCNE Stowe 2021 Symposium

April 9 - April 10

This meeting is being held VIRTUALLY due to the COVID Pandemic

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Educational Objectives

  • Evaluate a patient who presents with headache.  
  • Describe the classification, diagnosis, and treatment alternatives for the common  primary headache disorders.  
  • Recognize “dangerous” secondary headaches  
  • Plan appropriate acute/abortive, preventive, and rescue treatment of migraine and  the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACS).  
  • Plan appropriate behavioral treatment interventions for migraine in children,  adolescents, and adults.  
  • Describe the mechanisms underlying migraine and how they relate to the phases of  the attack and the different therapeutic options. 
  • Explain the rationale for the use of monoclonal antibodies in migraine prevention  and compare the various CGRP inhibiting mAbs. 
  • Make informed treatment recommendations based on the life stage of the woman  migraineur that you are treating.  
  • Describe the classification, diagnosis, and treatment of trigeminal neuralgia. 
  • Explain imaging biomarkers for migraine and post-traumatic headache.

Accreditation & Designation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation
requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(ACCME) through the joint providership of Boston University School of Medicine and the
Headache Cooperative of New England (HCNE).

Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing
medical education for physicians. Boston University School of Medicine designates this live
activity for a maximum of 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the
credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with
distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity has been provided by Boston University School of Medicine
Continuing Nursing Education and jointly‐provided by the Headache Cooperative of New
England.

Pricing & Registration

Members: $25

Non-members: $50

Residents, Fellows, & Students: Free

Details

Start:
April 9
End:
April 10