Advances in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Headache for the Practicing Provider
This will be a one day continuing medical education event including various topics on headache medicine.
The Headache Symposium will update practicing physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses and therapists on the assessment and evaluation of patients with headache disorders. The conference will focus on various types of headaches including migraine, migraine variants, the trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias and other primary headache disorders. There will be presentation in regard to management and treatment of such conditions including procedures in headache, with new and emerging therapies. Discussion of headaches in special populations including pediatrics and adolescents will also take place. Psychiatric co-morbidities and treatment associated with headache and inpatient and emergency room headache care will be covered. Dr. Stephen Silberstein, director of the Headache Center at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, will be our keynote speaker and present "The Pharmacology of Cannabinoids and How This Pertains to Headache Medicine".
- Practicing Physicians
- Advanced Practice Providers
- Be able to make a correct diagnosis of headache disorder by being able to seek the appropriate historical information and perform an adequate diagnostic evaluation leading to delivery of best evidenced based care for the patient.
- Be able to recognize the differences between headache in adults and children in the history and the methods of diagnostic evaluation as well as understanding the difference in therapeutic approaches in children compared to adults and be able to make use of these to optimize outcomes.
- To learn the array of cognitive and behavioral strategies that may be used in assessing and providing care across the spectrum of patients thereby maximizing patient centered care, self actualization for the patient and use these as part of a comprehensive evidenced plan of treatment.
7-7:50am: Breakfast, Registration and exhibit viewing
7:50-8am: Welcome and opening remarks
8-8:45am: Diagnosis of migraine and migraine variants and migraine pathophysiology – Dr. Derrick A. Shumate, DO. Medical College of Wisconsin
8:45-9:30am: Comprehensive approach to treating migraine – Dr. Fallon C. Schloemer, DO. Medical College of Wisconsin
9:30-10:15am: Procedures in Headache: Blocks and Botox - Dr. Sarah A. Endrizzi, MD Pain Management Center and Dr. Derrick A. Shumate, DO. Medical College of Wisconsin
10:15-10:30am: Break – Refreshments and Exhibit viewing
10:30-11:15am: Headache Pediatrics and Adolescents – Dr. Frederick G. Freitag, DO, FAHS. Medical College of Wisconsin
11:15-11:45AM: Other Primary Headache Disorders – Dr. Fallon C. Schloemer, DO. Medical College of Wisconsin
12:15-1pm: Keynote and Grand Rounds 2: Pharmacology of the Cannabinoids: Dr. Stephen Silberstein, MD
Director of the Jefferson Headache Center, Professor of Neurology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Jefferson University. Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, Fellow of the American College of Physicians and Fellow of the American Neurological Association. He is a past president of the American Headache Society.
1-1:45pm: Cluster Headache and other Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalalgias - Dr. Jonathan W. Florczak, MD. Medical College of Wisconsin
1:45-2:30pm: Women and Headache: Effects on migraine through the hormonal milestones – Dr. Frederick G. Freitag, DO, FAHS. Medical College of Wisconsin
2:30-3:15pm: Evaluation and Management of Acute Headache in the outpatient setting and emergency department – Dr. Amy Zosel, MD, MSCS with Dr. Frederick G. Freitag, DO, FAHS Medical College of Wisconsin
3:15-3:30pm: Break - Refreshments and Exhibit viewing
3:30-4:15pm: Psychiatric comorbidities in Headache and their treatment/management – Dr. Sarah E. Trost, PhD; Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Psychology
4:15-5:00pm: New and Emerging therapies in Headache (CGRP, neuromodulation/devices) – Dr. Fallon C. Schloemer, DO and Dr. Frederick G. Freitag, DO, FAHS. Medical College of Wisconsin
5:00-5:30pm: Q&A with expert panel and open discussion
Free parking is available for event guests. Use the attached map to locate visitor parking entrances, and pedestrian paths to the HRC building.
Derrick Shumate, DO - Assistant Professor of Neurology
Fallon Schloemer, DO - Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Associate Program Director – Neurology Residency
Medical Director – Froedtert Neurosciences Clinic
Frederick Freitag, DO, FAHS - Professor of Neurology
Director, Medical College of Wisconsin Headache Program
Jonathan Florczak, MD - Assistant Professor of Neurology
Sarah Endrizzi, MD - Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Director, Medical College of Wisconsin Pain Division
Amy Zosel, MD - Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Sarah Trost, PhD - Assistant Professor and Licensed Psychology
Department of Anesthesiology
Keynote Speaker: Stephen Silberstein, MD
Professor of Neurology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Jefferson University
Director of the Jefferson Headache Center
Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology
Fellow of the American College of Physicians
Fellow of the American Neurological Association
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.
ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 8.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- 8.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 8.50 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.
|Registration Type||On-Site Registration Fee|
|Advanced Practice Providers (NP/PA)||$ 75.00|
|Allied Health Care Professionals||$ 75.00|
Register for this course on-line by May 16, 2019 and receive a $25 discount.
Refunds for cancellation will be made if requested in writing before May 1, 2019. No refunds will be made on or after May 1, 2019. The Department of Neurology and Medical College of Wisconsin reserve the right to alter or cancel this conference if necessary.
Registration fees include:
course materials, course credits, breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
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