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2021 Data Blitz From the American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting

  • Authors: Stewart J. Tepper, MD; Peter J. Goadsby, MD, PhD, DSc
  • CME / ABIM MOC Released: 8/4/2021
  • Valid for credit through: 8/4/2022
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Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for neurologists, primary care physicians, and anesthesiologists.

The goal of this activity is to increase awareness of new data on preventive therapies from the 2021 annual headache meeting.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Clinical data pertaining to therapeutics for the treatment of headache


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  • Stewart J. Tepper, MD

    Professor of Neurology
    Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
    Hanover, New Hampshire
    Director, Dartmouth Headache Center
    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Lebanon, New Hampshire


    Disclosure: Stewart J. Tepper, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Advisor or consultant for: AbbVie; Aeon; Allergan; Alphasights; Amgen; Atheneum; Axsome Therapeutics; Becker Pharmaceutical Consulting; ClearView Healthcare Partners; CoolTech; CRG; Currax; DRG; Eli Lilly; ExpertConnect; FCB Health; GLG; Guidepoint Global; Health Science Communications; HMP Communications; Impel; Interactive Forums; Krog and Partners; Lundbeck; M3 Global Research; MJH Holdings; Neurolief; Novartis; Palion Medical; Pulmatrix; SAI MedPartners; Satsuma; Spherix Global Insights; Strategy Inc.; System Analytic; Taylor and Francis; Teva Pharmaceuticals; Theranica; Unity HA; XOC; Zosano
    Grants for clinical research from: AbbVie; Allergan; Amgen; Eli Lilly; Lundbeck; Neurolief; Novartis; Satsuma; Zosano

  • Peter J. Goadsby, MD, PhD, DSc

    Professor of Neurology
    University of California, Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California


    Disclosure: Peter J. Goadsby, MD, PhD, DSc, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Advisor or consultant for: Aeon Biopharma; Alder Biopharmaceuticals; Allergan; Biohaven Pharmaceuticals Inc.; Clexio; Electrocore LLC; eNeura; Epalex; Gerson Lehrman Group; GlaxoSmithKline; Guidepoint; Impel Neuropharma; Lundbeck; MundiPharma; Novartis; Pfizer; Praxis; Sanofi; Santara Therapeutics; Satsuma; Teva Pharmaceuticals; Trigemina Inc.; WL Gore
    Grants for clinical research from: Amgen; Celgene; Eli Lilly


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2021 Data Blitz From the American Headache Society Annual Scientific Meeting

Authors: Stewart J. Tepper, MD; Peter J. Goadsby, MD, PhD, DScFaculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC Released: 8/4/2021

Valid for credit through: 8/4/2022


Educational Impact Challenge

The goal of this activity is to increase awareness of new data on preventive therapies from the 2021 annual headache meeting.

Before you begin this activity, please assess your clinical knowledge by completing this brief survey. Answering these questions again after the activity will allow you to see what you learned and to compare your answers with those of your peers.

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