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HCNE Stowe 2022 Symposium
April 1 - April 2
In person with Live Virtual Streaming
The Lodge at Spruce Peak, Stowe, VT
This exciting symposium is designed for physicians, dentists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, physical therapists, and other health professionals to learn from the leaders in headache medicine.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:
- Describe the classification, diagnosis, and treatment alternatives for the common primary headache disorders.
- Conceptualize prodrome, aura, and postdrome phases in migraine.
- Recognize “dangerous” secondary headaches.
- Plan appropriate acute/abortive, preventive, and rescue treatment of migraine and the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACS).
- Explain the rationale for the use of monoclonal antibodies in migraine prevention and compare the various CGRP inhibiting mAbs.
- Describe the role of gepants and ditans in the acute and preventive treatment of migraine.
- Differentiate the various neuromodulation approaches in the primary headache disorders.
- Examine the disparities in headache care in the United States.
- Describe the functional and structural brain changes in migraine.
- Discuss the role of the hypothalamus in migraine pathophysiology.
- Explain the circadian timing system in relation to cluster headache as well as other head pain
- Discuss the role of fear and avoidance in migraine and plan effective behavioral interventions.
- Plan interventions for refractory chronic migraine.
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 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
Patient Session — No Charge
Please Join Dr. Carolyn Bernstein, MD, FAHS
Saturday, April 2nd 12-3pm, EST
A Path to Migraine Wellness
ZOOM Presentation Featuring:
Meredith Beaton-Starr: Meditation and Mindfulness
Jie Fan Roche: Craniosacral Therapy: Experiential
Lindsay Bronstein: Nutrition Discussion and Demo
Arao Oliveira: Exercise and Stretching for Migraine Patients
Register for the Symposium Online via Hopin