Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium
We were disappointed not to be able to meet face-to-face in London this year however we were delighted to present the scientific programme content virtually on 3-9 October 2020. For those who registered, you can access the content any time in the on demand area of the platform until October 2021.
The celebrated lectures for the Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium are the MacDonald-Crtichley Lecture and the Migraine Trust Lecture.
This year the MacDonald-Critchley Lecture has been awarded to Dr Shuu-Jiun Wang, who presented on Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension.Biography
Dr. Shuu-Jiun Wang
Department of Neurology, Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital Brain Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Dr. Shuu-Jiun Wang is a practicing neurologist and currently the Professor and Chairman of Faculty of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine and Director of The Neurological Institute, Taipei Veterans General Hospital. He is currently the President of Taiwan Neurological Society. Dr. Wang started the headache clinic in his hospital since 1996. He serves as an associate editor of the journals Cephalalgia, Headache, and Journal of Headache and Pain and others. He was the President of the Taiwan Headache Society from 2005 to 2011.
Dr. Wang was awarded Seymour Solomon Lecture Award by the American Headache Society in LA in 2010 and the G. Nappi Cluster Headache Award by the European Headache Society in Glasgow, UK in 2016. Dr. Wang has authored more than 300 scientific papers and edited a headache book with two other editors entitled “Modern Day Management of Headache: Q & A”. He is interested in clinical research focusing on chronic migraine, cluster headache, reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndromes and spontaneous intracranial hypotension.
The Migraine Trust Lecture has been awarded to Prof. David Dodick, who presented on his learnings since the launch of CGRP Therapies.Biography
Prof. David Dodick
David W. Dodick, MD, FRCP (C), FACP, is Professor of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and a consultant in neurology at the Mayo Clinic, in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is the Director of the Headache Program and the Sport Neurology and Concussion Program at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Neurosciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Dr. Dodick is board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). He also holds United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties certification in headache medicine and ABPN certification in vascular neurology. Dr Dodick has authored more than 370 peer-reviewed publications and authored/edited 10 books. He is the Chair of the American Migraine Foundation, American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Program Concussion Committee, Co-Director of the American Registry of Migraine Research, Chair International Registry for Migraine Research, Chair International Headache Society Global Patient Advocacy Coalition, Co-Director of the Annual AAN Sports Concussion Conference, President-Elect of the International Concussion Society, Immediate Past-President of the International Headache Society, former Editor-in-Chief of Cephalalgia, and Past-President of the American Headache Society.
The Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium included the following components:
- Live scientific programme sessions with interactive panel discussions
- The MacDonald-Critchley Lecture
- The Migraine Trust Lecture
- 7 days of live sessions covering the latest topics and updates
- The opportunity to network with colleagues and stay connected
- On demand sessions – all content will be available after the live sessions
- Industry symposia programme
- Exhibition space to explore and connect with industry professionals
- Learn from others research via the portal
MTIS believe that it is important to share work during this time and to ensure that the event is inclusive for everyone with the interest to learn and engage with the community. Please make sure you sign up to our mailing list to join us for future events.