Ridgeland, MS Educational Day 2020
July 25, 2020
Saturday, July 25, 2020
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
LocationThe Headache Center
1000 Highland Colony Pkwy #7205
Ridgeland, MS 39157
- Christina Treppendahl - Treatment Update: Current & Pipeline
Keynotes, presenters and breakout sessions
Christina Treppendahl, FNP-BC, AQH, MHD
Christina Treppendahl, FNP-BC, AQH, MHD: Ms. Treppendahl is the founder and director of the annual Mississippi Headache Symposium, The Headache Center Institute, The Headache Center Fellowship, Headache Neurology Research Institute and Mississippi’s only headache specialty clinic, The Headache Center. Profits from the symposium are donated to The Headache Center Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated practitioner training and provider education to improve patient outcomes.
She was chosen as one of 30 world experts in headache medicine to speak at the 2020 World Migraine Summit. Ms. Treppendahl was awarded a Certificate of Added Qualification in Headache Medicine from the National Headache Foundation in 2016, and she was awarded America’s Top Nurse Practitioner in 2018. She is currently enrolled in her second year of the Master of Headache Disorders programme at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark, where she studies with her mentors, including our 2019 keynote speaker, Dr. Rigmor Jensen.
Ms. Treppendahl has served as the principal investigator for more than 10 national and international clinical trials for headache treatment therapies. She has co-authored a publication with Drs. Stephen Silberstein, MD, Anne Calhoun, David Dodick, Alan Rapopport, and Stewart Tepper. She also travels the country presenting accredited CE on new therapeutic options for migraine at regional AANP meetings funded by an unrestricted educational grant from Eli Lilly.