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SAN FRANCISCO

Educational Event and Volunteer information

TIME: Saturday, FEbruary 23, 2018
9:30 am Start for all events
LOCATION: UCSF
Corporate Members: Amgen, Vovartis, Lilly, Teva

TIME:
Saturday, February 23, 2019 9:30 am Start for all events


LOCATION:
The William and Susan Oberndorf Auditorium at UCSF Medical Center Mission Bay
Betty Irene Moore Women’s Hospital and Bakar Cancer Hospital
1855 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94158

Corporate Members: Amgen, Vovartis, Lilly, Teva
Corporate Members: Amgen, Vovartis, Lilly, Teva

In a continued effort to create awareness about migraine and headache disease, we have developed a Miles for Migraine Education Day. This event will be about creating community and sharing knowledge for people with migraine and other headache disorder, and for their families and loved ones.

The day will be both informational and experiential. Our goal is for the person with headache disease to both learn and be supported. Topics will cover coping strategies, advocacy, stigma, research, and medical advancements. There will be time to join with others in a supportive and safe community.

We have invited local doctors and other providers to give lectures and provide an opportunity for open dialogue and experiential participation so that the day is not confined to only lectured information.

For more information about Migraine Education Day, contact Shirley Kessel at at [email protected]

KEYNOTES, PRESENTERS, AND BREAKOUT SESSIONS

KEYNOTES:

  • Dr. Morris Levin - Education Day Topic: Understanding Your Migraines

PRESENTERS:

  • Eileen Jones, RN, PHN - Education Day Topic: Welcome
  • David K. Becker, MD, MPH, MA, LMFT - Education Day Topic: Mind, Body Experience
  • Valerie Jackson, PhD, MPH - Education Day Topic: Tips and Tools for Changing your Response to Pain
  • Robert Cowan, MD, FAAN - Education Day Topic: What Will Headache Medicine Look Like in the Next Five Years

BREAKOUTS:

  • Sue Gritzner
  • Breakout Session – Dialogue
  • Annika Ehrlich
  • Breakout Session: Mindful Movement
  • David K. Becker, MD, MPH, MA, LMFT
  • Valerie Jackson, PhD, MPH
  • Breakout Session: Mind, Body, Experience

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