Patient Perspectives and Future Therapeutics on Preventive Therapies for Migraine
San Francisco, CA - Marriott Marquis
June 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

    Featuring the patient perspective, this symposium highlights the impact that frequent and chronic migraines have on personal and professional lives and how a comprehensive migraine prophylaxis program can radically change the outcome. An in-depth review of the pathophysiology of migraine will allow learners to more fully comprehend the new opportunities and challenges offered by emerging novel therapies for the treatment of frequent and chronic migraine.

    • David Dodick, MD
      Professor of Neurology, Consultant, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ
    • Dawn Buse, PhD
      Assistant Professor Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Program, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University, Director of Behavioral Medicine, Montefiore Headache Center, New York, NY
    • Amaal Starling, MD
      Assistant Professor of Neurology, Consultant, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ
    Program Thursday, June 28, 2018
    • 6:00 PM
    • Dinner and Registration
    • 6:30 PM
    • Introduction
      David Dodick, MD
    • 6:35 PM
    • Defining the Burden of Frequent Migraine
      Dawn Buse, PhD
    • 7:00 PM
    • Patient Perspectives in Migraine: Recognition and Treatment
      Amaal Starling, MD
    • 7:25 PM
    • From Patient Perspectives to Future Therapeutics
      David Dodick, MD
    • 7:50 PM
    • Conclusion/Q & A
    Target Audience
    Goal Statement
    Learning Objectives
    • Risk factors for the development of frequent migraine (ie, 6 or more headaches per month
    • Diagnostic criteria for chronic migraine
    • Investigational therapies for the prevention of frequent migraine
    • Appropriate use of preventive therapy for patients with migraine
    • Pathophysiology of migraine as it relates to new targets for the development of investigational therapies
    Association Disclaimer Statement
    Credits Available
    • 1.50
    • For Physicians
    Accreditation Statement
    San Francisco
    Marriott Marquis
    Golden Gate A
    780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103
    Supported by an independent educational grant from
    Eli Lilly and Company