Teaching Courses

Teaching Programme - Thursday 8th September 

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Bench to Bedside Research: Integrating sex and gender to improve preclinical migraine translation.
Co-chairs: Philip R Holland and Antoinette Maassen van den brink

09:00 - 09:15

Introduction: Why are we talking about sex and gender. Philip R Holland

09:20 - 10:00

Talk 1: Migraine as a female dominant disorder: a view from the bedside. Prof. Gisela Terwindt (30 mins talk plus 10mins Q&A)

10:00 - 10:40

Talk 2: Studying reproductive biology in rodents. Prof. Kevin O'Byrne, (30 mins talk plus 10mins Q&A)

10:40 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 11:40

Talk 3: Migraine as a female dominant disorder: a view from the bench. Antoinette Maassen van den brink ( 30 mins talk plus 10mins Q&A)

11:40 - 12:20

Talk 4: Sex-specific effects on trigeminal sensory processing. Prof. Greg Dussor (30 mins talk plus 10mins Q&A)

12:20 - 12:35

Research Update 1 :Eloisa Rubio Beltran (10 & 5 mins Q&A)

12:35 - 12:50

Research Update 2 : Eduardo Rivera-Mancilla (10 & 5 mins Q&A)

12:50 - 13:00

Wrap up: Antoinette Maassen van den brink & Philip R Holland

09:00

Introductions, Amy Gelfand

09:05 - 09:35

The influence of sleep on headache disorders in children and adolescents, Anyur Ozge (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

09:35 - 10:05

Less common headache disorders and episodic syndromes in children and adolescents, Prab Prabhakar (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

10:05 - 10:35

Premonitory and postdrome symptoms of migraine in children and adolescents, Nazia Karsan (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

10:35 - 11:05

What do we know about CGRP and the use of CGRP-targeted therapies in children and adolescents, Amy Gelfand (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

11:05 - 11:20

Whole panel Q&A

Chair : Professor Fayyaz Ahmed

09:00

Currently available acute and preventive therapies, Mark Weatherall

09:30

Botox therapy for Chronic Migraine, Fayyaz Ahmed

10:00

Greater Occipital Nerve Block, Luis Idrovo

10:30

Coffee Break

Chair: Dr Mark Weatherall

11:00

CGRP MABs in Migraine, Brendan Davies

11:30

CGRP antagonists, Alok Tyagi

12:00

Development of new target receptors e.g., PACAP, Jan Hoffman

09:00-09:35

Facilitating teamwork in action, David Watson (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

09:35-10:05

Should GPs have direct access to imaging?, Louise Rusk (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

10:05-10:40

New models for headache service delivery. Rhetoric or reality, Richard Wood (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

10:40-11:00

Break

11:00-11:35

How to survive the 10-minute headache consultation, Kay Kennis (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

11:35-12:15

Getting to grips with migraine in children, Katy Munro (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)

12:15-12:50

When the cupboard is empty… , David Kernick (30 mins talk plus 5 mins Q&A)