The Migraine Trust 2020 Public Event

The Migraine Trust is proud to host the Migraine Trust Virtual Symposium in October 2020. The seven day virtual meeting will take place from 3-9 October online. Following the symposium, we invite members of the public to learn about the latest migraine research, therapies and developments from internationally recognised leaders in the field at The Migraine Trust 2020 Public Event on Sunday 11 October.

Registration is free for The Migraine Trust 2020 public event and we hope you are able to join us in what is shaping up to be an exciting and diverse programme.

Programme

14:00 – 14:05 Welcome

Michelle Walder (Chair of Trustees)

14:05 – 14:10 Introduction

Professor Peter Goadsby (Trustee) and Mike Wakefield (Trustee)

14:10 – 14:30 How to take control of your migraine

Dr Louise Rusk (Trustee)

14:30 – 14:50 An overview of migraine aura

Professor Allan Purdy (Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada)

14:50 – 15:15 Questions  
15:15 – 15:45 Break  
15:45 – 16:05 Migraine & female hormones

Dr Shazia Afridi (Trustee)

16:05 – 16:25 New therapies: What can patients expect?

Professor David Dodick (Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona USA) 

16:25 – 16:55 Questions  
  Conclusion  

 

Speakers

Michelle Walder
Chair of Trustees
Welcome

Professor Peter Goadsby
Trustee
Introduction

Mike Wakefield
Trustee
Introduction

Dr Louise Rusk
Trustee
How to take control of your migraine

Professor Allan Purdy
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
An overview of migraine aura

Dr Shazia Afridi
Trustee
Migraine & female hormones

Professor David Dodick
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona USA
New therapies: What can patients expect?